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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
12/10/2018
(GRAND ISLAND, NE) – The Central Platte Natural Resources District’s (CPNRD) board of directors will meet at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 20, 2018, a week early due to the Christmas holiday. Action items and updates on the agenda: -Board Officer Nominating Committee The nominating committee for...Read more
12/07/2018
The Lower Big Blue Natural Resources District talks about well decommissioning, tree seedling orders and much more in its Winter newsletter for 2018.Read more

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NARD News
NARD News
06/27/2017
(WAHOO) The Lower Platte North Natural Resources District (NRD) has announced Eric Gottschalk as the candidate for General Manager following current General Manager John Miyoshi’s retirement. Gottschalk began his career with the Lower Platte North NRD in April of 2000. He has had involvement in...Read more
04/27/2017
Concordia High School Takes the Win at State Envirothon High School Natural Resources Competition Lincoln, NE – The 2017 Nebraska Envirothon State Championship team hails from Concordia High School. Concordia will now prepare for the North American Envirothon competition in Emmitsburg, Maryland in...Read more
03/20/2017
I get it. North Platte Senator Mike Groene campaigned hard on the issue of the Lincoln County stream augmentation project launched in 2012 by the Nebraska Cooperative Republican Platte Enhancement Project (N-CORPE). Click here to read the rest of the article.Read more
03/15/2017
Frenchman Cambridge Irrigation District water users who claimed their property rights were superior to the Republican River Compact and that state administration of surface water to comply with the Compact deprived them of all economic benefits failed to persuade the Nebraska Supreme Court.Read more
02/22/2017
(Nebraska) Nebraska Association of Resources Districts (NARD) announces nearly 700,000 trees and shrubs have been ordered for Nebraskans across the state so far, for planting in the spring of 2017.Read more
02/06/2017
Gordon Nebraska – A team from Sidney High School will represent the Panhandle for the Nebraska Envirothon Contest near Gering at the Wildcat Hills Nature Center Wednesday, April 26, 2017. The first place team was Sidney Team 2 comprised of Chantal Riggs, Mitchell Porter, Kollyn Weimer, William...Read more
11/17/2016
(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
10/31/2016
The North Platte Natural Resources District (NRD) is promoting trees by encouraging teachers and students to enter its 2016 poster contest.Read more
10/28/2016
The first groundwater based nonpoint source Alternative to EPA’s 9-element Watershed Plan, the Bazile Groundwater Management Plan has been announced. It opens the area and project sponsors there to 319 Project funding -- the first ever groundwater area eligible under the new EPA NPS Guidance.Read more
09/29/2016
Natural Resources Districts (NRDs) 2016 Annual Conference Has Increased Attendance Educating Public About Water and Soil Conservation (Kearney, NE) – The Nebraska Association of Resources Districts (NARD) Annual Conference was held at the Younes Conference Center in Kearney, September 26th – 27th...Read more

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