Understanding Nature: The Sandhills of Nebraska (Online event)

by Fontenelle Forest Contact

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am

This is a free online event hosted by Fontenelle Forest.

1111 Bellevue Blvd North,


What's happening?

Understanding Nature: The Sandhills of Nebraska

Take a tour of the sandhills of Nebraska – a unique and diverse ecosystem of wind, sand, grass and water. A “desert under grass” and yet, home to a great many species of plants and animals.

Watch FREE via Facebook Live or Zoom on May 26.

Learn how to watch for free HERE.

About the organization

Founded in 1913, Fontenelle Forest is one of Nebraska's oldest conservation organizations and one of the largest private nature centers in the nation. This federally designated 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity is a National Natural Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Sites. Fontenelle Forest owns and manages two nature centers: Fontenelle Forest Nature Center in Bellevue and Neale Woods in Omaha. The properties encompass over 2,100 acres of forest, prairie and wetlands along the Missouri River in the geographically significant Loess Hills. The mission of Fontenelle Forest is to provide a place where people can experience and enjoy the quiet wild of nature. We want to inspire current and future generations to care for the natural world.

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This is an online event only.


1111 Bellevue Blvd North

Bellevue, Nebraska 68005