Game and Parks accepting Trout in the Classroom applications

June 7, 2018 Jerry Kane

LINCOLN, Neb. – Applications for the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission’s Trout in the Classroom curriculum program are being accepted through Aug. 24.

Certified teachers are encouraged to take part in this innovative program that brings a fish hatchery into the classroom. Students in grades 2 through 12 can learn about aquatic habitat, water quality, ecosystem interactions, food webs, and life cycles, while hatching and raising rainbow trout.

Scholarships are available to provide assistance with some program costs. Participation and scholarship applications are due Aug. 24. Program details and application materials are available at The program is sponsored by Game and Parks with funding from the Nebraska Environmental Trust and Nebraska Trout Unlimited Chapter 710.

For more information, contact Lindsay Rogers at

The post Game and Parks accepting Trout in the Classroom applications appeared first on NEBRASKALand Magazine.

Previous Article
Big game hunters should be advised of new draw unit permit payment system

LINCOLN, Neb. – Applicants for antelope, deer and elk draw unit permits should be advised of a change to th...

Next Article
Morel Risotto
Morel Risotto

This recipe is all about the morels and adds nothing to hide their flavor. Make sure you use risotto rice a...