Upcoming Events

October 2019

10  Board Meeting- ULNRD Office @ 7 pm CT

14  Columbus Day- ULNRD Office Closed

26-27  Firearm Hunter Education 1-6 pm CT @ULNRD office


November 2019

11 Veteran's Day- ULNRD Office Closed

14 Board Meeting- ULRND Office @ 7 pm CT

28 Thanksgiving Day- ULNRD Office Closed

29 ULNRD Office Closed


December 2019

12 Boarding Meeting- ULNRD Office @ 3

25 Christmas Day- ULNRD Office Closed





The Upper Loup Natural Resources District Library contains the following resources:

Books & Reports

50 Simple Things Kids Can Do To Save The Earth
50 Ways Farmers Can Protect Their Groundwater
60 Ways Farmers Can Protect Surface Water
2005 Guide for Weed Management in Nebraska
2011 Guide for Weed Management in Nebraska
A Child's Introduction to the Environment
A Network of Discover (Nebraska trails plans)
A Parent's Guide to Nature Play
A Water Quality Study of Boiling Springs along the Dismal River in the Sandhills of Nebraska
An Atlas of the Sandhills
Animals Building Homes
Animal Defenses: How Animals Protect Themselves
Animal Senses: How Animals See, Hear, Taste, Smell and Feel
Animal Talk: How Animals communicate through Sight, Sound and Smell
Applied Ecology and Natural Resource Management
Attracting Birds to Your Backyard
Attracting Birds, Butterflies and other Backyard Wildlife
Biological Control of Weeds in the West
Birding Nebraska (Nebraskaland Magazine)
Bringing Outdoor Science In

Broadleaf Trees
Common Wyoming Pest Grasshoppers Guide
Conservation of Natural Resources
Conservation of Water and Related land Resources
Dig In
Diseases of Trees in the Great Plains
Ducks at a Distance
Earth Book For Kids
Everything KIDS'Enviornment Book
Explore Night Science: 25 projects
Flat Water – A History of Nebraska and its Water

Fostering Sustainable Behavior

Grasshopper Management – Nebraska Workshop
Grass Identification Guide
Grassland Manual
Green Book
Green Living for DUMMIES
Groundwater Atlas of Nebraska
Handbook of Nebraska Trees
Inside-Out: Environmental Science in the Classroom and the Field for Grades 3-8
Irrigation and Nitrogen Management: User Education/Certification Program-UNL Extension
It's Easy Being Green
Kids' Easy-to-Create Wildlife Habitats
Last Child in the Woods
Life in the Water (Nebraska's aquatic communities)
Managing Livestock Manure to Protect Environmental Quality
Managing our Natural Resources
Midwestern Wetland Flora
Miscellaneous reports from the United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Natural History of Thomas County Nebraska
Natural Resources and the Informed Citizen
Nature Explorer: 100 fun activities
Nebraska Environmental Protection Act (DEQ)
Nebraska Pond Management
Nebraska Range and Pasture Forbes and shrubs
Nebraska Range and Pasture Grasses
Nebraska Sandhills Cooperative River Basin Study
Nebraska Surface Transportation Program Book
Nebraska Weeds
New Crops, New Uses, New Markets
North American Range Plants
Organic Crafts: 75 Earth-Friendly Art Activities
Pasture and Range Plants
Plants of South Dakota Grasslands
Plat Maps of Brown, Blaine, Thomas, Hooker, Grand, Logan, McPherson and Cherry Counties.
Prince William
Private Applicator: 2011 Reference Guide
Recycled Crafts Box
Report on the Sandhills Area Study
Ridin’ The Range and Actin’ Strange
Scats and Tracks of the Great Plains: A Field Guide to the Signs of Seventy Wildlife Species
Settling the Nebraska Sandhills
Soil Survey Workbooks for Brown, Blaine, Thomas, Hooker, Grand, Logan, McPherson and Cherry Counties
Soils Get the Inside Scoop
Teaching Green--The Elementary Years
The Complete Guide to Geocaching
The Drinking Water Source Book--where Does Your Water Come From?
The Kids' Nature Book: 365 Indoor/Outdoor Activities and Experiences
The Kids' Wildlife Book
The Lorax (Dr. Suess)
The Nebraska Fish and Wildlife Plan Volume 1
The Summer it Rained
This Fragile Land
Tracks, Scats and Signs
Trees, Leaves & Bark
Water in the West
Water Words--Rhymed and Defined
Weeds and Poisonous Plants
Weeds of Nebraska and the Great Plains
Weeds of the Great Plains
Western Reptiles and Amphibians
Wild about Birds
Wildflowers of Central Nebraska: A Pollinator Habitat Guide
Wildlife and Natural Resource Management
Wildlife Habitat Improvement Guide
Wildlife Viewing Guide
Wow the Wonders of the Wetlands

Teacher guides / Activities

4-H Curriculum- Wildlife Conservation, Forestry

Conservation Water Education Guide

Healthy Water, Healthy People 
Project Wild (k-12)
Project Learning Tree (k-12)
Project Wild (k-12)
Flying Wild
No Student Left Indoors
Take a City Nature Walk
Take a Tree Walk
Take a Backyard Bird Walk

Videos / CD’s / DVD’s

Biological Control of Leafy Spurge
Discover Bats
Grasshoppers – CD
Improving Nitrogen Fertilizer Management
Installing and Maintaining Your Riparian Buffer – Video
Measuring Snow
Multi-species grazing and Leafy Spurge
Purge Spurge
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Geocaching (DVD)
The Hope of Nine Mile Creek
The Price of Water
Soil to Spoon (DVD)
Stokes Field Guide to Bird Songs - Eastern Region - CD