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08/16/2018
Lincoln (NE) August 16, 2018 – The Lower Platte South Natural Resources District (LPSNRD) Board of Directors gave final approval to the Fiscal Year 2019 Budget at their monthly meeting in Lincoln on Wednesday.Read more
08/16/2018
In The August Edition ~Spring Groundwater Levels Show Increase.........Front ~Integrated Water Management........................... P.2 ~Employee Spotlight - Brandi Flyr.......................... P.2 ~Chemigation/Water Sample Reminders.............. .P.3 ~Public Hearing for Rules & Regulations...Read more
08/06/2018
The North Platte Natural Resources District (NRD) is excited to announce they will be hosting their first annual Water Expo. The event will be held September 8, 2018, from 8:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the North Platte NRD campus, 100547 Airport Road in Scottsbluff. The event is free, and a lunch will be...Read more
07/31/2018
(GRAND ISLAND, NE) – The Central Platte Natural Resources District’s (CPNRD) board of directors adopted their 2019 amended budget of expenditures following a public hearing on Thursday. The budget is $4.5 million lower than the 2018 fiscal budget and the property tax request is down $1.1 million. A...Read more
07/17/2018
(Alma, Nebraska) The Lower Republican NRD Review newsletter talks about local students who received scholarships from the NRD, Nebraska Envirothon high school winners, free tire recycling, gives an update on the Nebraska Bostwick Project and reminds the public of important dates coming up.Read more
07/02/2018
The Tri-Basin Natural Resources District's newsletter includes more on public input on groundwater declines in Kearney County, more on water plan meetings and the NRD's successful internship program.Read more
06/28/2018
(GRAND ISLAND, NE) Spring 2018 static groundwater levels are down 0.31 feet in comparison to groundwater levels in 1982. Luke Zakrewski, GIS image analyst, presented the results to the Central Platte Natural Resources District’s directors at their board meeting on Thursday. The 1982 levels were...Read more
06/27/2018
The Upper Niobrara White Natural Resources District (UNWNRD) has completed the most recent ground water level measurements. While most of the district ground water levels have remained steady, Sub Area Six has shown an increase of 0.98 feet. Ground water levels are measured each spring and fall to...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
05/14/2018
NORFOLK – The Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District (LENRD) will soon have a new home. LENRD Board Chairman, Dennis Schultz, said, “It wasn’t an easy decision to make because of the district’s longtime, strong partnership with Northeast Community College, but the need to be as fiscally...Read more

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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
04/12/2018
(Norfolk, NE) The Nebraska Association of Resources Districts Foundation’s annual 5K Run, 1 Mile Walk and Kids Dash set for Saturday, April 14, 2018 on the Cowboy Trail in Norfolk has been cancelled to the expected snow storm.Read more
03/23/2018
Local NRD Run Raises Funds for Youth Education in Natural Resources NORFOLK - The Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District (LENRD) is reaching out across the district to help support youth education in natural resources. The LENRD is hosting a 5K Run, 1 Mile Walk and Kids Dash fundraiser at Ta-Ha-...Read more
03/14/2018
Twelve teams competed March 6th, in the 2018 Southeast Regional Envirothon Competition at Southeast Community College-Beatrice Campus. The Envirothon is a natural resources competition for 9th through 12th grade students. The competition consists of seven testing stations, where participants answer...Read more
10/31/2017
(GRAND ISLAND, NE) - Applications are being accepted for the CPNRD-Ron Bishop College Scholarship Program. Starting this fall, only junior and senior college students are eligible to receive a scholarship. The Central Platte Natural Resources District will provide five college students scholarships...Read more
10/12/2017
(Dix, NE) Over 80 high-school students from around the panhandle participated in the 2017 West Regional Land Judging Contest. The event was held north of Dix.Read more
10/05/2017
Harvest isn’t just about cutting stalks, it’s about taking stock. According to Britt Weiser, state resource conservationist with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service in Lincoln, during harvest farmers should study the areas in their fields where erosion is occurring.Read more
09/22/2017
(Rushville, NE) One-hundred-sixteen (116) high school students from 11 schools across the Nebraska Panhandle competed in the Area I Range Judging contest held at Kirkland and Sheila Budd’s Ranch on Wednesday September 20, 2017.Read more
08/08/2017
(Nebraska) Several popular Natural Resources District (NRD) recreation areas and hiking/biking trails across Nebraska are expecting record-breaking numbers of campers and other outdoor enthusiasts to come out and watch the solar eclipse on Monday, August 21, 2017. The NRD recreation areas in the...Read more

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