Conservation Tips for the New Year

Hoping to go green in the new year? Here are some ideas to get you started! TURN OFF ENERGY VAMPIRES Even when turned off, electronics like TVs and chargers may still use standby power while plugged in. This can lead to unnecessary energy waste. In fact, leaving these...

Join our team as an AmeriCorps Member!

*Accepting applications for our Scottsbluff positions. Send your resume to amandagangwish@nlcvef.org* NCEF is hiring half-time AmeriCorps members to serve as Conservation Directors for our Common Ground Program. We are currently recruiting members to serve in...

AmeriCorps Spotlight: Ilze Lipins

When Ilze Lipins was a child, her home in the outskirts of Lincoln was still surrounded by forestry and prairie grass. A lifelong resident of the capital city, Ilze gained an appreciation for the scenic landscape around her. “I enjoy traveling and learning about the...