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01/26/2018
Central Platte NRD Elects Board Treasurer and Secretary (GRAND ISLAND, NE)- At the Central Platte Natural Resources District’s board meeting on Thursday, Chuck Maser of Grand Island and Deb VanMatre of Gibbon were elected as board treasurer and secretary, respectively. Board officers may serve two...Read more
01/26/2018
The North Platte Natural Resources District (NRD) has announced the dates and times for their producer roundtables beginning in February. The purpose of the roundtables is for constituents to ask questions, provide comments, offer suggestions, and other inquiries about any NRD program or project.Read more
01/09/2018
The Board of Directors and Staff of the North Platte Natural Resources District (NPNRD) would like to remind producers and landowners in the District that applications for the conservation cost-share program will be accepted at your local Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) offices until...Read more
01/04/2018
(GRAND ISLAND, NE)- Weak La Nina conditions have developed over the past two months and is likely to influence atmospheric weather pattern this winter but Al Dutcher, Nebraska State Climate Office, says considerable uncertainty exists as we head into spring. Dutcher will discuss where dryness...Read more
12/22/2017
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
12/20/2017
Introduction: The Natural Resources Supervisor will work under the general supervision of the General Manager and Assistant/Office Manager with emphasis on overseeing the Natural Resource programs of the Middle Niobrara Natural Resources District. This work will include coordination of Long Pine...Read more
12/14/2017
Learn to burn safely! Prescribed fire is a very valuable practice for Nebraska’s rangelands and prairies. Farmers in Central Platte NRD are having great success using fire to improve their pastures. It does entail some risk, which is why safety training and proper equipment are necessary. Since...Read more
12/13/2017
The North Platte Natural Resources District (NRD) hosted their annual conservation poster contest last month and received entries from all over the District. This year’s topic was “Soils are Full of Life!”Read more
12/08/2017
(GRAND ISLAND, NE)- The Nebraska Department of Natural Resources will present a preliminary robust review of land use at the Central Platte Natural Resources District’s (CPNRD) board of directors meeting scheduled at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 21, 2017. The meeting will be held at CPNRD’s...Read more
12/01/2017
(GRAND ISLAND, NE)- On Thursday, the Central Platte Natural Resources District’s (CPNRD) board of directors approved issuing 82 Cease and Desist Orders to irrigators for failure to submit crop report forms. Over 150 landowners will be notified next week of the violations. The annual report forms...Read more

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NARD News
NARD News
09/23/2016
(Kearney, NE) Protecting the public and Nebraska’s water, soil and other natural resources are the Natural Resources Districts (NRDs) top priority. New studies, tools and programs will be presented at the Nebraska Association of Resources Districts (NARD) Annual Conference on Monday, September 26th...Read more
09/14/2016
Landmark Compact Agreement Reached By KS, CO, NE Two years of cooperation and negotiations among the three states party to the Republican River Compact have resulted in a landmark agreement that provides Nebraska more flexibility in meeting Compact obligations while assuring water users of supplies...Read more
09/14/2016
Nebraska’s Natural Resources Districts Announce 2016 Hall of Fame Inductees (GRAND ISLAND, NE) – In front of a large crowd filled with show-goers, water and soil conservation supporters, farmers, ranchers, landowners, the media and more, the 2016 Natural Resources Districts Hall of Fame inductees...Read more
04/29/2016
NEBRASKA ENVIROTHON NATURAL RESOURCES COMPETITION ANNOUNCES WINNING TEAM HEADED TO COMPETE IN CANADA! “Envirothon goes beyond the classroom in giving students natural resources life skills.” Lincoln, NE – The 2016 Nebraska Envirothon State Championship team hails from Concordia High School...Read more
04/20/2016
LB 1038 was signed into law by Governor Pete Ricketts.Read more
03/22/2016
Nebraska’s Natural Resources Districts (NRDs) are being featured in an hour-long program called “Keeping Nebraska Local: A Unique Approach to Resource Management” on Nebraska Educational Television World (NET2) beginning March 24th at 8 pm CT. It will also be available online at http://netnebraska...Read more
03/22/2016
Lace up your shoes! It’s running time at Chalco Hills Recreation Area - Omaha’s premier outdoor recreation facility! Join the Natural Resources Districts for the second annual 5K Run/1 Mile Fun Run/Kids Dash fundraiser on Saturday, April 9, 2016. Click here to register: Natural Resources Districts...Read more
03/09/2016
Longtime Natural Resources Leaders Elected to Higher OfficesRead more
02/12/2016
The Western Regional Envirothon competition brought out dozens of high school students interested in natural resources. Find out the winners here!Read more
01/22/2016
Statement by Troy Bredenkamp, on Behalf of Common Sense Nebraska Coalition, Regarding Defeat of the “Waters of the U.S.” Rule as Top PriorityRead more

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