Education is the key to the preservation of native wildlife and ecosystems and to the elimination of conflict between people and wildlife. All animals should be treated with dignity and respect. Wild animals deserve the opportunity to live natural lives in native habitats. Youth and adults engaged in volunteer service learn respect for people, animals, and the environment.
To rehabilitate native Nebraska wildlife and migratory birds for return to the wild; to preserve and restore native habitats; to educate youth and adults about the importance of wildlife and ecosystems by engaging them in projects and activities that contribute to the well-being of our natural environment and inspire them to take action to protect it; and to support others engaged in similar projects and activities.
To create a community in which wildlife and natural habitats are valued and protected and in which youth are educated and inspired to become leaders in environmental conservation and the sciences.