Groundwater Transfers

Learn how to transfer irrigated acres from one location to another.

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Groundwater Testing

Find out about cost sharing on flow meters for nitrate level testing.

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Recreational Facilities

The Lower Loup NRD is home to many lakes and recreation areas.

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  • Ord Team Wins 2021 State Envirothon Contest

    A team from Ord High School took top honors at the 2021 Nebraska Envirothon. Fourteen teams, including Ord, St. Paul and Burwell, competed in the contest at the Lower Platte North NRD's Lake Wanahoo Recreation Area near Wahoo.… Read More

  • Sargent East IPA Public Hearing Set for May 27th

    In accordance with Neb. Rev. Stat. §2-3254, a Public Hearing to disclose Sargent East Improvement Project Area Benefits and Cost will be held May 27, 2021, at 5:00 p.m., at the Trotter Event Center, 127 Trotter Avenue, Ord,… Read More

  • Consultant Selected for Mira Creek Project

    JEO of Lincoln has been approved by the Lower Loup NRD Board of Directors to serve as the consultant on the District's Mira Creek Watershed and Flood Prevention Operations (WFPO) project through NRCS.  JEO was one of four… Read More

  • Winter Newsletter Keeps Residents "In The Loup"

    The Lower Loup NRD has distributed the latest edition of it's district-wide newsletter, entitled IN THE LOUP, to residents in all 16 counties that make up the NRD.  The quarterly newsletter covers a variety of topics relating… Read More

  • Lower Loup NRD Seeks District Engineer

    DISTRICT ENGINEER Provide civil engineering services; project coordination and inspection.  Work with other agencies, including project permits, design and construction.  Indoor and outdoor working conditions-flood control,… Read More

  • Mud Creek Watershed Project Moves Ahead in 2021

    The Lower Loup Natural Resources District (LLNRD) in partnership with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) hosted two public meetings regarding the Mud Creek Watershed Improvement Project in Broken Bow and Ansley.… Read More

  • May 14, 8467

    Numerous Videos on Nebraska Water Are Available

    Below are links to videos on Natural Resources Districts and water in the Cornhusker State. These videos were produced by NETV. Keeping Nebraska Local: A Unique Approach To Resources Management And The Floods Came Nebraska:… Read More

  • May 14, 6368

    NRD Funding Approved for North Loup Flooding Project

    Work on the on-going flooding issues in North Loup got a boost from the Lower Loup Natural Resources District Board as it approved partial funding for the project.  The NRD Board okayed $71,700 toward design work to deal… Read More

  • Chemigation Training/Testing To Be Done Online

    Chemigation is the practice of applying agrichemicals to cropland using an irrigation system to distribute both the water and chemical. The goal of the Nebraska Chemigation Act is to protect the groundwater and surface waters… Read More

  • LLNRD Board Approves New Irrigated Acres

    Applications for a total of 2,015 new irrigated acres in the North Loup River, Middle Loup and Beaver Creek Sub-Basins have been approved by the Lower Loup Natural Resources District Board of Directors.   Here's a breakdown… Read More

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