Explore the Outdoors at ACE Camp

The 10th Anniversary edition of Adventure Camp about the Environment (ACE) is coming to the State 4-H Camp at the Nebraska National Forest near Halsey.  ACE promises both fun and adventure while learning about the environment. The camp is sponsored by Nebraska’s...

Conservation Awards

Honoring Those Who Strive for A Better Tomorrow Please help us to honor those that have contributed towards a better environment! The Little Blue Natural Resources District is seeking nominations for our annual conservation awards! Please nominate cities, communities,...

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled

Mark your calendars! Now is the time to clean out your garage, basement, and barn.  The Trailblazer Resources Conservation and Development (RC&D), Little Blue NRD, Lower Republican NRD, as well as local county commissioners and supervisors will be sponsoring a...

Fall 2018 Static Water Levels

The District is now using a weighted, rather than a straight line, average for recording spring and fall water levels.  This method uses a mapping program to create a measured polygon shape around each well and multiplying the change in depth for the well within that...

Free Nitrate Testing

Did you know that the Little Blue Natural Resources District will test your drinking water for nitrates for FREE? Fill out a water sample request form below and we will send you a test kit. Simply follow the enclosed directions and send the sample back.  We’ll...

LBNRD Offers College Scholarships

The Little Blue Natural Resources District will offer six (three to high school seniors and three to college juniors) $500 scholarships to qualified students that reside within the Little Blue Natural Resources District. The student must be attending a two-year or...

Little Blue NRD Seeks New General Manager

Applications must be received by February 15, 2019. The Little Blue Natural Resources District is accepting resumes for a General Manager.  This full-time position is the chief executive and supervising officer for the NRD. The General Manager reports to a 17-member...

For Sale: 2006 Ford F150

The Little Blue Natural Resources District will accept bids for the cash purchases of a 2006 Ford F-150 ½ ton 4 door pickup, 4-wheel drive with automatic transmission.  The vehicle currently has 146,040.2 miles on the odometer. VIN #1FTRF14V46NB10529.  It can be...

NRD Wants Your Posters!

Each year, our district participates in a nationwide poster contest sponsored by National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) & NACD Auxilary! Designing a poster and researching a theme can give you a voice in your community on important conservation...

NRD Board Elections Draw Near

In order for the public to get to know the candidates before they head to the polls, Little Blue Natural Resources District has contacted all candidates who are running for office in the 2018 election season. All candidates received the same questions. The following...

Scrap Tire Collection Events – October 26

According to the EPA’s website, every year, the United States produces more than 300 million scrap tires.  Historically, these tires were sent to landfills or illegally dumped in ditches.  Fortunately for the local residents, the Little Blue NRD has secured...

LBNRD Residents Recycle 45 Tons of E-Waste

The Trailblazers Resource Conservation & Development (RC&D) located in Red Cloud spearheaded the electronic waste collection efforts through grants secured with the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality.  Little Blue NRD recycled 90,834 that could have...