General Environmental Education
Nebraska Organizations & Agencies


Nebraska Project WILD

Nebraska Project Learning Tree & Project WET

Nebraska Master Naturalists


Keep Nebraska Beautiful

Nebraska Game and Parks Commission


Nebraska Public Power District: Energy Education


Natural Resources Conservation Service


Tern and Plover Conservation Partnership


Nebraska Association of Resources Districts


Nebraska Wildlife Federation

The Nature Conservancy – Nebraska Chapter

Nebraska Department of Education

                 Science Standards

                 Social Studies Standards

                 Math Standards

                 English Language Arts

                 Physical Education

National Organizations & Agencies


North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE)

Children & Nature Network

National Project Learning Tree

National Project WET

National Project WILD

Education Activities & Resources
Birds & Birding


Project BEAK: Bird Education and Awareness for Kids


Nebraska Birding Trails

All About Birds


Audubon Nebraska

Nebraska Ornithologist’s Union


Cornell Lab of Ornithology


USGS Bird Information Center (bird research and data)


Environment for the Americas: Bird Education

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies


Central Flyway Council



Prairie Plains Resource Institute


Prairie Nebraska

Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database


Homestead National Monument (Beatrice, NE)

Konza Prairie

Reptiles & Amphibians 


Amphibians, Turtles and Reptiles of Nebraska

National Geographic Animals: Amphibians

National Geographic Animals: Reptiles

Science Zone: AmphibiaWeb

Trees & Forests


Nebraska Forest Service


US Forest Service


Forest History Society - Education


American Forest Foundation


Project Learning Tree


National Arbor Day Foundation

Water & Water Quality


Nebraska Department of Natural Resources


UNL Water Center

UNL Extension – Water


U.S. Geological Service - Water

USGS Water Science School

Izaak Walton League: Creek Freaks


Project WET


National Drought Mitigation Center


EPA Water Homepage

World Water Monitoring Day (a citizen science project with free data)


River of Words (a contest for children ages 5-19)


Exploring the Environment – Water Quality



Nebraska’s Wetlands (Nebraska Game and Parks Commission)


Dialogue 4 Kids – Wild About Wetlands


Washington State Department of Ecology – Discover Wetlands Curriculum (PDF)


U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Wetlands Homepage


Project Green Wing: Ducks Unlimited Education


Ranger Rick: Wetlands

Environment Education Links

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