Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Kip Smith
Primary Contact Name
Wildlife Encounters
Main Address

(Not open to public)
11101 S 216th Street
Gretna, NE 68028
United States

What We Do

Wildlife Encounters of Nebraska is dedicated to educating the public about our natural world while offering a home for animals in need for over 30 years. Wildlife Encounter’s award winning educational programs have been seen and heard by over 1 million students nationwide. Our programs are based on the core value of connecting the next generation to our natural world. Engaging students in wildlife conservation and environmental education fosters compassion for all animals and the responsible use of our natural resources, resulting in responsible citizens of our planet.

Interesting Info
  • We continually rank as one of the highest quality wildlife educational programs in the United States.
  • Birthday parties, scout programs, school presentations, and other wildlife events are available.
Geographic Location
Photos and Videos