NRD News

Horizontal Tabs

NRD News
NRD News
CPNRD Water Programs Conference to Feature Spring Forecast from Al Dutcher (GRAND ISLAND, NE) Would you like to know what agricultural impacts we’ll be experiencing this year under the uncertainty of a weak La Nina Event? Al Dutcher, Nebraska State Climate Office, will discuss where dryness issues...Read more
In cooperation with the Lower Platte South Natural Resources District (NRD) and the City of Lincoln, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Omaha District will host an open house on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 to provide area residents, businesses and other interested parties with an update on the Deadman'...Read more
Central Platte NRD To Host Prescribed Fire Workshops (GRAND ISLAND, NE) Are you looking for a natural way to restore your pasture? Conducting a prescribed burn can help. The Central Platte Natural Resources District will be hosting the following local workshops for landowners to explain how to...Read more
Groundwater Management addressed during three public hearings NORFOLK – The Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District (LENRD) held three public hearings during their December board meeting to address modifications to their Rules and Regulations for Management of Groundwater, changes to the LENRD...Read more
Two Omaha metro area reservoir projects receive funding through NE Water Sustainability Fund The Papio-Missouri River Natural Resources District will receive $6.7 million from the NE Water Sustainability Fund managed by the NE Natural Resources Commission. The commission approved the funding at...Read more
Tri-Basin NRD Board Hears Irrigation Management Update Curtis Scheele, Irrigation Water Management Specialist with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), updated the Tri-Basin Natural Resources District’s (NRD) directors at the December Tri-Basin NRD board meeting. Scheele explained his...Read more
Coffee Shop Meeting Scheduled LINCOLN (NE) November 22, 2016 – The Lower Platte South Natural Resources District will be hosting an informal coffee shop discussion on December 8th between 8:30 AM and 10:00 AM at Honey Creek Restaurant in Waverly (13631 Energy Way, Waverly, NE). This informal...Read more
(Lincoln, NE) The Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality (NDEQ) and Nebraska's Natural Resources Districts (NRDs) are proud to announce the acceptance of the Bazile Groundwater Management Area (BGMA) Plan by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on October 13th, 2016. The BGMA Plan is the...Read more
Central Platte NRD Taking Orders for Conservation Seedlings (GRAND ISLAND, NE) – Nebraska has a proud history of planting trees. Since settlement, millions of trees have been planted in the state. In fact, Arbor Day, an international holiday, was started in Nebraska. This same tree planting...Read more
Winkelbauer resigns from Lower Elkhorn NRD board NORFOLK – At their October board meeting, the Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District (LENRD) Board of Directors accepted the resignation of Luke Winkelbauer. Winkelbauer farms in the Norfolk area and represented Subdistrict 2 on the board...Read more