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03/04/2019
Lincoln (NE) March 4, 2019 – The Lower Platte South Natural Resources District (NRD) has helped landowners decommission a thousand wells. Tim and Dawn Powell, of Powell Properties and Management LLC, of Malcolm, recently had a licensed contractor decommission (fill and seal) an unused well on...Read more
01/21/2019
In this edition of the Lower Republican NRD Review Winter 2019 Newsletter: Grain Bag Recycling Pg 1 South Central Water Conference Pg 2 College Scholarships Pg 2 Trees Available Pg 2 Irrigated Taxes Pg 2 Pooling Pg 2 LRNRD District GW Pumping 2002-2018 Pg 3 2018 Groundwater Usage by County Pg 3...Read more
01/11/2019
Landowners in the Lower Big Blue NRD planning to install terraces, tile outlets, grassed waterways, or other conservation practices will have the opportunity to apply for cost-share assistance during the week of February 4th -8th at their local NRCS office. Landowners applying for cost-share...Read more
01/09/2019
Tri-Basin Natural Resources District’s (TBNRD) board of directors is under new leadership. The district’s recently-elected new board officers are: Bradley Lundeen of Wilcox, Chairman; Todd Garrelts of Holdrege, Vice Chairman; Joe Bilka of Holdrege, Secretary; and Robin Hinrichs of Axtell, Treasurer...Read more
01/08/2019
The North Platte Natural Resources District has been monitoring and recording nitrate levels in the groundwater from wells located across our District for over 40 years. Over 750 wells are tested on a routine basis and recently those results have shown that nitrate levels in 266 wells within our...Read more
01/07/2019
NCORPE's newsletter gives an update on public access availability along with land management and grazing opportunities for 2019.Read more
01/07/2019
The Upper Elkhorn NRD "The Oracle" newsletter focuses on a new water plan, important reminders for certifying acres, tree seedling orders and much more.Read more
12/28/2018
Here's what's in the Winter 2019 edition of Tri-Basin Topics newsletter! Buffer Strips Benefit Producers, Environment Wetland Recharge Project Overview Trees Available to Honor Newborns South Central Water Conference Information Water Programs Deadlines and Reminders Conservation Tree Program Order...Read more
12/13/2018
OSCEOLA, NE- A Prescribed Burn School will be held on Friday, January 18, 2019, at the Polk County Fairgrounds Agriculture Building from 9 a.m. to 4:00 pm. Workshop attendees will hear from speakers with a variety of burn experience and learn how to conduct a predictable controlled burn in an open-...Read more
12/11/2018
Grant Township (5N-13W) in eastern Kearney County has been designated Phase 2 for groundwater quantity management by directors of Tri-Basin Natural Resources District (TBNRD). Tri-Basin NRD directors revisited the issue after a public hearing held in June and a delay of the decision in September.Read more

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01/07/2019
NCORPE's newsletter gives an update on public access availability along with land management and grazing opportunities for 2019.Read more
12/11/2018
“We are pleased by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (CORPS) actions to propose a new Clean Water Rule to replace the 2015 “Waters of the U.S.” (WOTUS) Rule.”Read more
11/02/2018
Ray Archuleta Comes to Speak at Upper Big Blue NRD.Read more
10/23/2018
(WAHOO) Students and instructors from 39 different FFA Chapters across the state of Nebraska were at Lake Wanahoo NRD Recreation Area on Wednesday, October 17th. 151 students competed in the 2018 State Land Judging Contest held at the recreation area. Individual and Team Scores are here.Read more
10/19/2018
City, State and federal officials today announced that Antelope Creek, which runs for 11 miles through Lincoln, has been removed from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Impaired Waters list. Only 90 creeks in the nation have been removed from the list in the last 15 years, and only 14...Read more
10/01/2018
(Kearney, NE) – The 2018 Nebraska Association of Resources Districts (NARD) Annual Conference was held at the Younes Conference Center in Kearney, September 24th – 25th and focused on protecting lives, property and the future of Nebraska’s natural resources.Read more
10/01/2018
Kearney, Neb. -- The Niobrara River Basin Alliance (NRBA), the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission (NGPC), and the Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) took a significant step forward today towards protecting the Niobrara River Basin, water flows and all users of the river now and in the future.Read more
09/14/2018
Find out more about the three Hall of Fame inductees of 2018.Read more
06/22/2018
(Schuyler, NE) A major Nebraska watershed is making history today for the cleanup and reduction of Atrazine which has greatly reduced negative impacts on aquatic life and overall health of the area. Shell Creek’s water, fish, frogs and other aquatic life are the healthiest they’ve been in decades...Read more
05/02/2018
(Lincoln, NE) In honor of Soil and Water Stewardship Week’s theme “Watersheds, Our Water, Our Home,” the Nebraska Association of Resources Districts (NARD) and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) are celebrating the watershed projects that benefit Nebraska. Through the 900+...Read more

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