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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  • Nov 30, 2021

    Lower Loup NRD Launches Photo Contest

    If a picture is worth 1,000 words, the stories to be told through beautiful images taken within the Lower Loup Natural Resources District are endless. Officials hope for a flood of stunning entries with the announcement of… Read Full Story

  • Nov 15, 2021

    Water Use Area Created in Northern Boone County

    Responding to groundwater concerns in the Petersburg area, the Lower Loup Natural Resources District Board of Directors voted, at their meeting October 28th, to implement a new groundwater restricted use area in northern… Read Full Story

  • Nov 08, 2021

    NRCS Offers EQIP Funding for Wildlife

    Farmers and ranchers in the Lower Loup NRD interested in improving wildlife habitat on their operations are encouraged to apply now for funding available from the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).  Funding… Read Full Story

  • Nov 03, 2021

    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 Full Story

  • Oct 05, 2021

    Plan Now for Spring Conservation Tree Planting

    The Lower Loup Natural Resources District will begin accepting orders for conservation trees on November 1st.  However, officials urge you to begin planning for those trees right now. Richard Woollen, North Central District… Read Full Story

  • Sep 29, 2021

    Boyd Bowder Wins Natural Resources Educator Award

    St. Paul Junior/Senior High School Ag Teacher and FFA Advisor Boyd Bowder has been named the recipient of the Natural Resources Educator of the Year Award for 2020.  The Nebraska Association of Resources Districts presents… Read Full Story

  • Sep 16, 2021

    Koehlmoos Selected for NRD Hall of Fame

    Former Lower Loup NRD Manager Leon "Butch" Koehlmoos was one of four individuals announced as inductees to the NRD Hall of Fame.  Annually, Nebraska’s NRDs nominate and vote for individuals who have made significant contributions… Read Full Story

  • Aug 30, 2021

    LLNRD Board Approves FY 2022 Budget

    At their meeting on August 26th, the Lower Loup NRD Board of Directors voted to approve the FY 2022 LLNRD budget of $19,655,782.02.  They also approved a resolution allowing the additional one percent increase allowed by… Read Full Story

  • Aug 24, 2021

    LLNRD Board Okays 3,000 New Irrigated Acres

    Landowners in three river basins in the Lower Loup Natural Resources District (LLNRD) may apply for new groundwater irrigated acres for 2022.  The Lower Loup NRD Board of Directors approved the new irrigation at its meeting… Read Full Story

  • Aug 24, 2021

    Summer 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 Full Story

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