Teacher Resources for Natural Resources

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Teacher Resources for Natural Resources for various NPNRD programs can be viewed, downloaded and printed here. For information about various programs, visit the NPNRD office at 100547 Airport Road, Scottsbluff or call (308) 632-2749.

Some of these are:

  • Project Learning Tree is a Tree and forest centered conservation education program for K-12 educators and their students. This is an awareness to action material group, it is a hands-on education program.
  • WET or Water Education for Teachers water-focused conservation education program for K-12 educators and their students. This is an awareness to action material group, it is a hands-on education program. 
  • Project WILD, wildlife-focused conservation education program for K-12 educators and their students. This is an awareness to action material group, it is a hands-on education program. This is in all 50 states. This is available in both English and Spanish. 
  • Taking Action is a part of Project WILD, but is centered more around getting out in the field and taking action in our environment 

 Some agencies that have educational pages are:

Water

We have many water programs. Some of the helpful learning resources we have are:

  • Aquatic WILD K-12 Guide
  • 100 Fun Ways to Conserve Water here
  • Project WET here

Soil

Some of the helpful learning resources for soils are:

  • United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service Soils Education Programs here 
  • Natural Resources Conservation Service Soils Education Resources Page here

Plants

Some of the helpful learning resources for plants are:

  • Environmental Education Resources here 

Trees

Some of the helpful learning resources for trees are:

  • Project Learning Tree Nebraska here
  • Nebraska Forest Service, Conservation Education here
  • New PLT Curriculum Introduces Youth to Green Careers here

Wildlife

Some of the helpful learning resources for wildlife are:

  • Aquatic WILD K-12 Guide
  • Environmental Education Resources here

Habitat

Some of the helpful learning resources for habitat are:

  •  Aquatic WILD K-12 Guide
  • Environmental Education Resources here
 *More information is added to this page as it is found.