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06/13/2019
Nebraska Game & Parks Take 'Em Fishing Campaign .............. Front 18th Annual Fishing Derby Draws Record Crowds .................... Front Spring 2018 Groundwater Level Measurements ........................ Pg. 2 Well Decommisioning Cost-Share ................................................Read more
06/07/2019
Meet the Conservation Coach ............... Front Partnerships Important in Flood Protection .............Front 1,000th Well Sealed................ P.2 Survey Says: Groundwater is Top Concern ......... P.2 Goundwater Review ................ P.3 Nebraska Rivers Swell ................ P.4 Project...Read more
06/04/2019
"NEW" Water Information Program ..... Front Important Dates ...................... Front Integrated Management Plan (IMP): Connecting the Dots ................ P.2 IMP Plan From Start to Finish ....... P.3 Platte River basin Second Increment Basin-Wide Plan IMP ................ P.4Read more
05/29/2019
On May 14, 2019, the Little Blue Natural Resources District Board of Directors approved a motion signifying that the District has reached a consensus with the Nebraska Department of Natural Resources to adopt the draft Integrated Management Plan (IMP). The District with the Department will be...Read more
05/16/2019
LINCOLN, Neb. – Nebraska’s Natural Resources Districts (NRDs) are celebrating the 10 th year of Adventure Camp about the Environment (ACE) June 16-19 at the State 4-H Youth Camp near Halsey, Nebraska. Nebraska’s 23 NRDs encourage middle school students interested in the outdoors to sign up for this...Read more
05/15/2019
The Bazile Groundwater Management Area (BGMA) will receive $228,500 from the Nebraska Environmental Trust (NET) for the “Development of Research and Demonstration Sites in the BGMA for Groundwater Nitrate Reduction” project. The NET Board announced funding for the project at its meeting in Lincoln...Read more
05/15/2019
The Norfolk area is full of opportunities to explore the nature of Nebraska. The Nebraska Game & Parks Commission, the Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District, and the Norfolk Area Visitors Bureau want to help you discover your area trails, lakes and wild places, while highlighting the unique...Read more
05/14/2019
In this edition of the of Central Platte NRD "In Perspective" May 2019 newsletter: Communities Protected by Projects..... Front Flood Assistance Available ...................... P.2 Flood Control Stroll June 21 ................ P.2 Crop Reports/Chemigation Permits....... P.3 UNL Water Ag Mail...Read more
05/14/2019
LINCOLN, Neb . – Nebraska’s Natural Resources Districts (NRDs) are a rare example of a groundwater government whose practices are conducive to positive, sustainable groundwater quality outcomes, according to a new study published in the most recent edition of Water Alternatives, an...Read more
05/07/2019
The 2019 land judging competitions will take place throughout October at Natural Resources Districts around the state. Land Judging is a high school competition that challenges students to gain a better understanding of soil structure and land evaluation. Land judging enables each participant to...Read more

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NARD News
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
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

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