Information and Education


  • ACE Camp is held in June at the Halsey 4-H Camp in the heart of the Nebraska Sandhills.
    About the Camp:
    The Adventure Camp about the Environment is hosted by Nebraska's Natural Resources and is designed for 6-8th graders who want to learn more about natural resources. If you need an outdoor adventure for summer, please check out more about ACE Camp on facebook or at
  • Conservation Awards

  • Every year the UNWNRD takes in nominations from the public for those individuals in our district who have done an exemplary job of furthering both the knowledge, and practices, of conservation in their area. Their efforts to improve the quality of the land, water, and wildlife within the district sets them apart, and this award is a great way to show our gratitude. Community members may be nominated by any member of the public, as well as by any public agency, such as the Nebraska Forest Service, or the NRCS.

    The categories for nomination are:
    • Wildlife Habitat
    • Water Conservation
    • Range Management
    • Natural Resources Education
    • Outdoor Recreation
    • Soil Conservation
    • Forest Management
    • Tree Planting
    • Noxious Weed Control
    • Or any other conservation effort
    Please contact us at 308.432.6190 for more information.
  • Conservation Festival

  • Projects WET, WILD and Learning Tree

  • Presentations

  • Scholarships

  • Land Judging

  • Range Judging

  • NeRAIN