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News Article  |  July 8, 2024

Nebraska's Forest Health Report June 2024

Nebraska's Forest Health Report June 2024
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Forests & Trees

Recognition of the need for forestation and care of existing forests has been a consistent priority for Nebraska. For more than 100 years, forestry has been a part of Nebraska’s work and mission, performed under the scope of several different state and university entities.

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Nebraska Forest Service magazine.

NFS Publications

You have questions. We have answers. Search through our database to find a variety of publications authored by regional experts on topics ranging from Forest Health to Wildland Fire.

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Trees to Plant

Since settlement, millions of trees have been planted in Nebraska. Arbor Day, an international holiday, was started in Nebraska. This tree planting tradition continues today. Looking for a Nebraska-friendly tree to plant? Look no further.

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Wildland Fire

The NFS aims to provide low-cost assistance, grants and training to support the safety and missions of Nebraska's volunteer fire departments.

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Hands-On Education

Our conservation education programs help both formal and non-formal educators, families, and natural resource professionals with resources to educate Nebraskans on conservation concepts and issues.

The objects included in a NFS Tree Trunks learning package.

Tree Trunks Program

Can't attend a workshop? Don't have time for a Forest Field Trip? Bring Conservation Education to your classroom with our NFS Tree Trunks!

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Financial Assistance

There are several opportunities available for financial assistance with the Nebraska Forest Service. Each grant has its own unique requirements but all will include an element of cost-sharing of the project

Events and Workshops

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