Nebraska Forest Service Tree Trunks

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!
NFS staff member examines homeowner's ash tree.

K-8 Tree Trunks

Click here for a list of materials that are included in this trunk built around Project Learning Tree’s flagship resource for teaching youth grades, k-8. This trunk is perfect for school teachers, afterschool programs, scout groups, and more. Lessons in this curriculum directly meet Nebraska’s K-8 Science Standards

Sen. Patty Pansing Brooks talks about EAB's impacts on Nebraska.

 EC Tree Trunks

Click here for a list of materials that are included in this trunk built around Project Learning Tree’s flagship resource for teaching youth in early childhood, preschool, and grades k-2 settings. This trunk is designed especially for educators who work with little learners ages 1-8 in any setting.

Tree crew gathered around ash trees

Become an Affiliate

NFS has established several of these regionally focused partnerships thanks to grant funds provided by the Sustainable Forestry Initiative and Nebraska Academy of Sciences. Eventually, the agency hopes to have a community-level presence in all regions of the tree-planters’ state. Any organizations interested in becoming an AEC partner should contact Jack Hilgert, at jack.hilgert@unl.edu or 402-472-4749.

Map of Affiliates Around Nebraska

Click the pins below to find out more information about each site.