Fall Water Level Checks

PSA: District staff will begin recording fall water levels on the 10th of October. This generally takes 2 staff members about 6 weeks to finish. We have a network of wells that are checked, we go back to the same wells during the same time period both in the fall and...
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...

Job Announcement: Media and Communications Specialist

The Little Blue Natural Resources District (NRD), an equal opportunity employer, has an immediate opening for a Media and Communications Specialist. The Media and Communications Specialist performs administrative work to support the General Manager, staff and Board of...
LBNRD Staff In The Field

LBNRD Staff In The Field

This summer, you may have seen the Little Blue NRD vehicles out and about throughout the district.  Ever wonder what they were doing?Here’s a few things we currently have going on in the district:  Chemigation Inspections This year we have received more new...

Youth Fishing Tournament

The 2019 Little Blue Natural Resources District Youth Fishing Tournament at the Liberty Cove and Lone Star Recreation Areas is set to start on Memorial Day Weekend!  May 25th is the kickoff day and it will run until September 15th, 2019!   This free tournament is...

Registration Open for Water Jamboree

Registration is now open for the 2019 Water Jamboree to be held September 25 & 26 at Liberty Cove Recreation Area near Lawrence, Nebraska.  This event is open to 5th & 6th-grade students in the counties of Adams, Clay, Fillmore, Jefferson, Nuckolls, Thayer...

Crystal Springs Gets Facelift

What happened to the trees at Crystal Springs? Crystal Springs is a 73-acre park located on the outskirts of Fairbury that offers camping, fishing, and other recreational activities. The spring-fed lakes provide a unique opportunity for open water during migration to...

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...