Liberty Cove Hay Bids

Liberty Cove Hay Bids

The Little Blue NRD will be taking sealed bids for the privilege of cutting, baling and removing the standing prairie hay on the following area: Liberty Cove Recreation Area – 1.5 miles west, 2 miles south and 0.5 miles west of Lawrence, NE (approx. 64.9 acres). Hay...

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...

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...