Pheasants Forever Nebraska


Conservation Success Stories: Open Fields & Waters
Pheasants Forever & Quail Forever of Nebraska is proud to present the second Conservation Success Story: Open Fields and Waters. “Over 97% of Nebraska is privately owned, so obtaining access to private lands is a major barrier for today’s hunters and anglers,” states John Laux, Upland Game Progra
Conservation Success Stories Release: Working Lands
2019 marked an incredible year. Pheasants Forever & Quail Forever of Nebraska has impacted over 6 Million Acres since 1987, the first of all states in the organization to do so. The Nebraska team has been a leading force in a variety of areas: habitat development programs, youth mentor successes, and even prescribed fires. But who shares a part
Information Meetings Set for CRP General Sign-up
As the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) celebrates its 35-year anniversary in 2020, agricultural operators have an opportunity to participate in a General Sign-up, which is open until February 28, 2020. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is hoping to see one of the largest signups in many years since a CRP General Sign-up hasn't occurred since 20
Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever Announce Promotions to Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist II
Nelson, NE – July 1st, 2019 - Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever announce the promotion of five Farm Bill Wildlife Biologists this month across the state in Nebraska. Heather Francis, Mike Klosterman, Rob Gray, Jake Koenig and Mike Winkler have been promoted to Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist II for their leadership, hard work and dedication to conse
Pheasants Forever Hosts Their 28th State Habitat Meeting in Kearney, NE
 Kearney, NE - This past weekend’s 28th annual State Habitat Meeting brought in a record attendance of almost 300 participants. “We are thrilled with the number of attendees this year as we strive to offer something for everyone at this event,” said Kelsi Wehrman, Pheasants Forever State Coordinator in Nebraska. “The entire weekend was a huge
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Celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day September 22nd, 2018

Congress established National Hunting and Fishing Day (NHF Day) to recognize hunters and anglers for their leadership in fish and wildlife conservation. Since launching in 1971, each fourth Saturday in September is set aside as NHF Day. This year’s NHF Day is set for September 22 with retired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr.serving as honorary chairman. Pheasants Forever and Quail ...
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Nebraska’s Jerrod Burke Elected to Pheasants Forever & Quail Forever National Board of Directors

St. Paul, Minn. – Aug. 29, 2018 – Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever announce Jerrod Burke of Curtis, Nebraska, has been elected to the organization’s National Board of Directors. Burke, a Life Member of “The Habitat Organization” and a major advocate for habitat conservation efforts in his home state of Nebraska, joins Pheasants Forever’s 17-member board which meets quarterly and ...
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Nebraska invites hunters to upland bird hunting challenge

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is inviting hunters to an upland bird hunting challenge. The Nebraska Upland Slam encourages hunters to try to kill a ring-necked pheasant, sharp-tailed grouse, greater prairie chicken and northern bobwhite. The challenge is sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, Pheasants Forever, Inc., and Quail Forever. Those who complete the Nebraska Upland Slam will ...
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