DCNR News

Nov 19, 2019

Nevada’s “Wearable Recyclables” art contest ends in style, and the winners are…

Eco-friendly fashion statements abound in Nevada! Hosted by the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection’s (NDEP) Recycling Program, the 2019 Wearable Recyclables art contest ended in style, with fashionable masterpieces...

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Nov 18, 2019

Heidi Swank appointed as first Administrator of Nevada Division of Outdoor Recreation

CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (NDCNR) is excited to announce the appointment of Heidi Swank as the inaugural Administrator for NDCNR’s...

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Nov 15, 2019

Volkswagen Settlement projects reduce diesel pollution in Nevada, over $3 million to be awarded next

Volkswagen Settlement projects reduce diesel pollution in Nevada, over $3 million to be awarded in November Since 2018, Nevada has leveraged more than $10 million through the Volkswagen Settlement Fund to reduce harmful...

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Nov 07, 2019

Nevada announces review of protections for rare Nevada buckwheat wildflower

Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources announces review of protections for rare Nevada buckwheat wildflower Commencing this month, the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (NDCNR) will be...

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Oct 30, 2019

Nevada receives nearly $500,000 to reduce pollution from diesel vehicles

New clean-diesel school buses deliver cleaner, healthier rides for Clark County schoolchildren. Eco-friendly utility trucks improve air quality in Reno. The Nevada Division of Environmental Protection (NDEP) is excited to...

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