Education

Events

Read more about our educational events such as the Spring Conservation Sensation and the annual Land Judging Contest.

Grants & Scholarships

The Lower Platte North NRD provides a variety of scholarships and grants for teachers and students with an interest in natural resources.

PRESENTATIONS & WORKSHOPS

Upon request, Lower Platte North NRD staff will make classroom presentations for any grade level. The presentations can focus on water, wildlife, forestry, land treatment, or other issues relating to the NRD’s mission.

 

Environmental Education Program Opportunities

Scavenger Hunt

Earth Day Activities

Each year, the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) holds their annual “Stewardship Week” to remind us why caring for our natural resources is so valuable. This year, the 65th annual Stewardship Week will be held April 26 – May 3, 2020. The chosen theme for this year is “Where Would We BEE Without Pollinators?”

The following activities have been provided from NACD. Learn more at nacdnet.org
Level 1 Activity Booklet for Grades K-1  Free Download
Level 2 Activity Booklet for Grades 2-3  Free Download
Level 3 Activity Booklet for Grades 4-6  Free Download
Level 4 Activity Booklet for Grades 6-8  Free Download
Activity Sheet   Free Download