Bold Resistance to Nebraska KXL Pipeline

Written by Art Tanderup Edited by Alison M Jones, NWNL Director Photos by Alison M Jones NWNL INTRO: For 35 years, Art Tanderup worked as a Nebraska Public School educator.  When he and his wife Helen (a student services consultant at a community college for years) retired, they returned to their family farm near Neligh,…

Papyrus and Phragmites: Invasive Species

By Bianca T. Esposito, NWNL Research Intern (Edited by Alison M.  Jones, NWNL Director) NWNL research intern Bianca T. Esposito is a senior at Syracuse University studying Biology and Economics. Her research this summer is on the nexus of biodiversity and water resources. Her earlier NWNL blogs were: Wild Salmon v Hatchery Salmon and Buffalo,…

The Water Scarcity Problem That’s Destroying Countries Pt. 1: The Situation

Guest Blog by John Hawthorne Clean water. It’s something almost all of us take for granted. We turn on the tap, fill our cup, let some spill over, and then guzzle it down. It’s a privilege we fail to recognize. There is a colossal water scarcity problem in the world. Millions of people struggle to…