Education

The Sandhills Task Force strives to provide education to ranchers, wildlife enthusiasts, Nebraska residents, policymakers, and everyone else.  The Nebraska Sandhills has many interesting and unique attributes that anyone would enjoy learning more about.


Past Events 

April 2022 Drought Management workshops featuring Mitch Stephenson- Associate Professor of Range and Forage Sciences at UNL speaks on Rangeland management before, during, and after drought for resilient landscapes, and Ashley Garrelts, from the Sandhills Task Force, speaks on management options and developing a drought plan. Mitch also presents a series of online tools that can be used to predict and prepare for drought conditions. Click the links below for more information

Dr. Dirac Twidw UNL Associate Professor Range Ecologist

November 2020 Woody Encroachment meeting featuring Dr. Dirac Twidwell- Associate Professor of Range Ecologist at UNL.  Dr. Twidwell speaks on the Eastern Red Cedar invasion and what it does to the Sandhills and ways to control it.  Click the links below to watch!

Dirac also spoke about the invasion of Eastern Red Cedar in July 2020 at an online meeting hosted by the Sandhills Task Force.