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Wildlife Wednesdays

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Join us at 6 PM on the second Wednesday of every month to learn more about NWRI and Wildlife.  With a different topic every month, there’s something for everyone! Wildlife Wednesdays are free and open to the public.

  • January 9, 2019 - "Saving a Prairie Dog Town"
  • February 13, 2019 - "Legislating for Wildlife"

    Join us in welcoming our guest. Jocelyn Nickerson of the Humane Society of the United States, to learn about state and federal legislation affecting wildlife, and get practical ideas on what you can do to help protect our natural legacy. We will meet at at the Nebraska Humane Society at 90th and Fort in Omaha at 6:00 PM.

  • March 20, 2019 - "Baby Wildlife - Orphaned or Not?"

    Join us on March 20th to learn more about what to do when you find a baby animal, how to determine if its orphaned or not, and a bit more about the different types of animals you'll find in the city. We will meet at at the Nebraska Humane Society at 90th and Fort in Omaha at 6:00 PM. As always, this event is free and open to the public, and this topic is suitable for all ages.

  • April 10, 2019 - "Living in Harmony with Native Wildlife"

    Join us on April 10th to learn how to live in harmony with our native wildlife. We'll address what to do if you want to deter wildlife from your property, how to resolve conflicts with wildlife humanely, and even what to do if you'd like to attract wildlife to your backyard. We will meet at at the Nebraska Humane Society at 90th and Fort in Omaha at 6:00 PM. As always, this event is free and open to the public.

  • May 8, 2019 - "Creating Space for Wildlife in Your Backyard"
  • June 12, 2019 - "Ethical Wildlife Photography"
  • July 10, 2019 - Topic TBD
  • August 14, 2019 - Topic TBD
  • September 11, 2019 - "The Lead Affect"
  • October 9, 2019 - "Bats, Bats, Bats!"
  • November 13, 2019 - Topic TBD
  • December 11, 2019 - Topic TBD

(The location for these sessions will vary from month-to-month.  Have an idea for a Wildlife Wednesday topic? E-mail us at info@nebraskawildliferehab.org!)

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