LNNRD Receives Grant from Nebraska Environmental Trust

Lincoln, NE - June 11, 2020 - Lower Niobrara Natural Resources District announced today that it will receive $61,000 from the Nebraska Environmental Trust for the "Lower Niobrara Observation Well Network" project. The Trust Board announced funding for the project...

Board Approves New Irrigated Acres for 2020

The Lower Niobrara Natural Resources District, Board of Directors, voted to allow up to 1000 approved new irrigated acres in the District at their June 4th meeting. The Lower Niobrara NRD will be accepting applications starting July 1st and ending...

Board Approves New Irrigated Acres for 2019

The Lower Niobrara NRD Board voted to allow up to 500 new irrigated acres in the District at their June 3rd meeting. With the increase in static water levels over the last few years, the completion of certifying the irrigated...

Lower Niobrara NRD Receives 2019 NACD Technical Assistance Grant

BUTTE,  NE – The Lower Niobrara NRD in Boyd County, announced today that it was awarded funding through a 2019 NACD technical assistance (TA) grant, made possible through a partnership with the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) and the U.S. Department...

2019 Nebraska Outstanding Soil Stewardship Conservation award winners

​The Lower Niobrara NRD would like to Congratulate Kevin, Nick and Rose Keller on being selected as the 2019 Nebraska Outstanding Soil Stewardship Conservation award winners from the Nebraska Association of Resources District Board. Being one of the Pioneers of...

Local NRD to Begin Phase 2 of Grant Project

The Lower Niobrara Natural Resources District will be drilling test holes in Northern Holt County area the first week of September . The drilling is Phase 2 of a 3 year project to expand the Lower Niobrara NRD's monitoring well...