Winners of 2020 Poster Contest

Winners of 2020 Little Blue NRD Poster Contest “Where would we BEE without Pollinators?”   2-3 Grade, Olivia Whitten, Silver Lake Elementary School 7-9 Grade, Jordan LeFave, Deshler Lutheran School 4-6 Grade, Miranda Haney, Deshler Lutheran...

Recreation Areas reopening for overnight camping

DAVENPORT, Neb.— The Little Blue Natural Resource District recreation areas will open on May 20th for overnight camping. RV and tent camping will be available at our recreation areas, but the Little Blue NRD encourages our patrons to use social distancing and...

Spring Water Levels

Spring water levels were completed in mid-April this year. Geologic area 1 was up 2.49 feet, and geologic area 2 was up 1.88 feet.On the color change map, there were large areas by Blue Hill and Davenport with very significant rises, but those large numbers...

Little Blue NRD closes Davenport office to public

Little Blue NRD closes Davenport office to public For Immediate ReleaseDavenport – The Little Blue Natural Resources District (LBNRD) is closing their office to the public until further notice, to ensure a safe and healthy work environment for their employees and the...

New Election Subdistricts

These maps below will be the Little Blue NRD’s new subdistricts for the upcoming 2020 election. If you are considering running for the board of directors, please refer to these maps to determine in which subdistrict you reside.

Watershed Study Request for Qualifications

The Little Blue Natural Resources District invites you to submit qualifications for the professional engineering services related to the survey and conceptual design for potential projects to reduce flooding near Kenesaw, Nebraska. The study area just north of Kenesaw...

Fall Water Levels

Last year the fall colored water level map had changes that ranged from declines shown in red, and rises shown in blue.  This fall there was difficulty finding enough differing shades of blue to depict the water table rises across the district!  On the change map the...
Nebraska Buffer Strip Program

Nebraska Buffer Strip Program

Croplands adjacent to perennial and seasonal streams, ponds and wetlands can be enrolled in the buffer strip program.  This program is designed to filter agrichemicals such as fertilizer and pesticides before they enter surface and groundwater supplies. Land eligible...