NEBRASKAland Magazine

Nebraskaland Virtual Magazine

  • Meat processors may apply for Hunters Helping the Hungry

    Meat processors may apply for Hunters Helping the Hungry

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Meat processors have until July 1 to apply for participation in the 2020 Hunters Helping the Hungry program, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. The program pays...

    Read Article
  • Stay current on outdoor Nebraska with NGPC Weekly

    Subscribe
  • Home Work

    Home Work

    Like many, I have been working from home for the past several years.  Weeks, it seems like years. If I can connect to the interwebs, I can do pretty much everything I need to do.  Yes, I can work...

    Read Article
  • Join the Great Park Pursuit for a Nebraska outdoor adventure

    Join the Great Park Pursuit for a Nebraska outdoor adventure

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Enjoy an outdoor adventure with family or friends. Join the Great Park Pursuit for a chance to visit Nebraska’s many park areas, engage in healthy recreation – and possibly win...

    Read Article
  • Game and Parks has resources for landowners with wildlife damage

    Game and Parks has resources for landowners with wildlife damage

    LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is proactively working with landowners who have encountered wildlife damage to their crops and property. “Crop and livestock damage can be a...

    Read Article
  • Landowners have until June 19 to enroll in Open Fields and Waters

    Landowners have until June 19 to enroll in Open Fields and Waters

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Private landowners have until June 19 to enroll their land in the Open Fields and Waters Program, in which they can earn additional income for allowing walk-in hunting, trapping...

    Read Article
  • Landowners have until June 19 to enroll in Open Fields and Waters

    Landowners have until June 19 to enroll in Open Fields and Waters

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Private landowners have until June 19 to enroll their land in the Open Fields and Waters Program, in which they can earn additional income for allowing walk-in hunting, trapping...

    Read Article
  • Water Safety Is No Accident At The Beach

    Water Safety Is No Accident At The Beach

    The Nebraska state park system offers some fantastic beaches for swimming and wading, and they’re open now! More than two dozen state recreation areas offer a chance for everyone to catch some...

    Read Article
  • Birthday Bird

    Birthday Bird

    A week or two ago, I referred to my son’s adventures this spring being more notable than mine.  I have shared some of them with you.  With all the coronavirus “stuff” we have stayed close to home...

    Read Article
  • Winners announced in Nebraska Fish Art Contest

    Winners announced in Nebraska Fish Art Contest

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Youth from all across the state were winners in the 2020 Nebraska Fish Art Contest, which brings together youth, art and aquatic conservation. In the contest, young artists create...

    Read Article
  • Application period for big game draw permits begins June 8

    Application period for big game draw permits begins June 8

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Hunters may begin applying for 2020 big game draw permits June 8. Residents and nonresidents may apply for one deer permit, residents may apply for one elk permit, and residents...

    Read Article
  • Sandhills Trumpeters

    Sandhills Trumpeters

    The marsh had a lot more cattails and bulrushes than most Sandhills lakes, concealing the trumpeter swans we were after. The swans themselves were doing their best to hide by swimming in a...

    Read Article
  • Trumpeter swans, Pine Ridge forestry highlighted in June Nebraskaland

    Trumpeter swans, Pine Ridge forestry highlighted in June Nebraskaland

    LINCOLN, Neb. – The trumpeter swans of the Sandhills and forestry work in the Pine Ridge are among the many topics featured in the 74-page June issue of Nebraskaland Magazine. Mark Vrtiska,...

    Read Article
  • Preserving the Pine Ridge

    Preserving the Pine Ridge

    Catastrophic wildfires have ravaged more than half of northwestern Nebraska’s pine forests. Land managers are making strides toward a more sustainable future. On this sunny day, Bryce Gerlach is...

    Read Article
  • Community Fishing Nights

    Community Fishing Nights

    I know this is not good news, but again it is something folks need to know.  So, let me spread it around: Community Fishing Nights cancelled, but Game and Parks offers online fishing resources...

    Read Article
  • Saving Saltwort

    Saving Saltwort

    Returning salt to salt marshes. The state endangered plant saltwort grows in salt marshes in Lancaster County and nowhere else in our state. Unfortunately, decline of the marshes during the past...

    Read Article
  • Make a Lure

    Make a Lure

    Most people have “stuff” lying around the house – a screw left over from self-installed window blinds, a rubber band from a pile of bills in the mailbox, or the frayed ends of a dusty rope in the...

    Read Article
  • Time to Train

    Time to Train

    Preparing a dog for hunting season can be a good way to keep yourself engaged during the long off-season, but it can also be time consuming. With the overall shutdown we are experiencing due to...

    Read Article
  • Vietnamese-style Jalapeno Fish “Poppers”

    Vietnamese-style Jalapeno Fish “Poppers”

    Servings: about 20 poppers Ingredients: • 1 pound of boneless and skinless white-fleshed fish fillets • 2 cloves of garlic, coarsely chopped • Half a large shallot, coarsely chopped • Freshly...

    Read Article
  • Game and Parks to restore all camping and swim beaches beginning June 4

    Game and Parks to restore all camping and swim beaches beginning June 4

    LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will open more camping opportunities in state park areas starting June 4, when all previous temporary restrictions on recreational vehicle...

    Read Article
  • Two Rivers Trout–Still Time!

    Two Rivers Trout–Still Time!

    If you are looking for someplace to take the kids fishing this weekend, I have a suggestion for you. . . . The Trout Lake at Two Rivers State Recreation Area has produced some great fishing this...

    Read Article
  • loading
    Loading More...