Our Philosophy

NLCV provides the public with objective, factual information about conservation politics in Nebraska.

NLCV collaborates strategically with appointed and elected officials and partner organizations on rules, regulations and environmental legislation...

NLCV supports conservation champions who will protect our environment for future generations.

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Don't miss our Keynote, David Thoreson, at our upcoming Nebraska Conservation Awards. David is an adventurer who has spent his life sailing the globe and capturing his experiences through photography and writing. He has captured the stunning beauty of nature, and the damage being done to it. Join us on May 19th for this exciting opportunity! 

Check out which bills are on NLCV's Conservation Watchlist for this year's Legislative Session! 

See how your State Senator voted on important conservation legislation in 2017

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New Economic Study Shows Carbon Tax Refunded to Households Would Create Jobs

A recent study by Regional Economic Modeling, Inc. (REMI) looks at the theoretical effects of the carbon tax and rebate legislation similar to what CCL proposes.  It finds that the tax would create over 2 million jobs by 2025, and save 13,000 lives a year.

Most Rural Nebraskans Think Climate Change is Happening

73% of rural Nebraskans think global climate change is happening...

NLCV supports leaders who stand up for a clean, healthy future for Nebraska. See which candidates have earned NLCV's endorsement in this year's election. 

The Challenge of Adaptation

The Lincoln Journal Star Editorial Board wrote a compelling editorial this week encouraging action on climate change, including stating that probably the most effective way of mitigating climate change is "through a carbon tax", like the revenue-neutral tax proposed by Citizen's Climate Lobby.

China's Coal Boom is Slowing

Due in part to air quality concerns and in part to economic slowdown, China's coal consumption (the biggest driver of increased greenhouse gas emissions worldwide) has stayed below 3% for the last 3 years.

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Don't miss our Keynote, David Thoreson, at our upcoming Nebraska Conservation Awards. David is an adventurer who has spent his life sailing the globe and capturing his experiences through photography and writing. He has captured the stunning beauty of nature, and the damage being done to it. Join us on May 19th for this exciting opportunity! 

See how your State Senator voted on important conservation legislation in 2017

Contact your State Senator to let them know what you think! 

Help NLCV continue to elect conservation champions to all levels of public office, engage Nebraskans across the state in important conservations issues, and ensure that our state's elected officials are held accountable to protecting our health, land, air, and water.