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A Conservation and Survey Division crew drills a test well in the Nebraska panhandle. A new guide created by the Conservation and Survey Division is designed to help geologists and drillers catalog material encountered during drilling.
A Conservation and Survey Division crew drills a test well in the Nebraska panhandle. A new guide created by the Conservation and Survey Division is designed to help geologists and drillers catalog material encountered during drilling.

Conservation and Survey Division releases boreholes cuttings guide

The guide provides examples of typical geologic materials encountered in Nebraska during the drilling of water wells and shallow test holes so that geologists and well drillers can consistently catalog geologic material. Continue reading…

SNR was featured in several news stories during the month of June.
SNR was featured in several news stories during the month of June.

SNR in the News: June 2015

The School of Natural Resources is home to talented people, many of whom the media reach out to for comments on current affairs. Check out the stories featuring SNR that got people buzzing nationwide. Continue reading…

Brian Fuchs (second from left), a National Drought Mitigation Center climatologist and U.S. Drought Monitor author, discusses the prospects for rain with visitors to Husker Harvest Days, an agriculture trade show held each September in Grand Island.
Brian Fuchs (second from left), a National Drought Mitigation Center climatologist and U.S. Drought Monitor author, discusses the prospects for rain with visitors to Husker Harvest Days, an agriculture trade show held each September in Grand Island.

NOAA center to expand UNL's drought expertise

A federal official this week announced plans for the establishment of a new Drought Risk Management Research Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Continue reading…

Originally published July 6, 2015 - Submit an Item