Jack Sinn Wildlife Management Area, NE Dept of Roads property, northern Lancaster County, Nebraska
Jack Sinn Wildlife Management Area, NE Dept of Roads property, northern Lancaster County, Nebraska

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Archives: July 2018

Governor Proclaims July as Celebrate Nebraska Water Month (7/10/2018)

Governor proclaims "Celebrate Nebraska Water Month" to promote water education, appreciation; NARD; 7/10/2018

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Archives: June 2018

Nebraska Supreme Court Issues Order on Dundy County - Upper Republican NRD Rock Creek TERC Tax Suit (6/18/2018)

Court: Land, groundwater can't be decoupled; McCook Gazette; 6/18/2018

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Continued Efficiency Gains Critical in Irrigated Agriculture (6/10/2018)

Editorial: Nebraska agriculture needs to keep up the progress in boosting water efficiency; Omaha World Herald; 6/10/2018

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Archives: May 2018

UNL Group Partnering With Farmers to Track Water and Energy Use in Irrigation (5/30/2018)

Smart water meters helping to make smart management decisions; UNL Water for Food; 5/30/2018

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Groundwater Foundation Merges with National Ground Water Association’s Foundation for Groundwater (5/29/2018)

The NGWA Foundation and The Groundwater Foundation to Merge; NGWA Website; 5/29/2018

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Harlan County Dam Gate Updates Completed (5/16/2018)

Harlan County finishes renovations on dam; NTV; 5/16/2018

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Nebraska Bostwick Irrigation District to Install Automated Rubicon Gates to Improve Water Management (5/15/2018)

Nebraska Bostwick Irrigation District's goal for automated gates in Franklin Canal is water conservation; Kearney Hub; 5/15/2018

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Harlan County Dam Tainter Gate Repair Complete (5/12/2018)

Tainter gate repair, replacement project now complete at Harlan County Dam at Republican City; Kearney Hub; 5/12/2018

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Harlan County Lake to Host May 11 Ribbon Cutting for Completion of Dam Tainter Gate Repairs (5/1/2018)

Harlan County Lake hosts ribbon cutting for gate repair; USACE; 5/1/2018

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Archives: April 2018

Lower Loup NRD Board Opposes Platte to Republican Transfer Project (4/30/2018)

Lower Loup NRD board opposes Platte-Republican Diversion Project; Kearney Hub; 4/30/2018

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Jim Meismer Appointed Chair of NARD Legislative and Governmental Affairs Committee (4/8/2018)

Paxton man to head NRD government committee; NP Telegraph; 4/8/2018

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North Platte NRD Manager John Berge Recaps Brazil Trip (4/3/2018)

Berge shares insights learned from World Water Forum; Star Herald; 4/1/2018

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Editorial on Groundwater Levels and Groundwater Management in Nebraska (4/2/2018)

Editorial: Sound groundwater management must remain a priority for Nebraska; Omaha World Herald; 4/2/2018

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Archives: March 2018

Central Platte NRD Purchasing Land for Credits to Platte River Flows (3/30/2018)

CPNRD land purchase to yield Platte River credits from retiring irrigation; Kearney Hub; 3/30/2018

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History of Previous Unsuccessful Attempts at Platte River Transfers in Nebraska (3/6/2018)

A long history of failed Platte River diversion projects; Omaha World Herald; 3/6/2018

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Platte to Republican River Transfer Application Filed with NeDNR (3/6/2018)

Platte River diversion to Republican River would be Nebraska's first; Omaha World Herald; 3/6/2018

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Archives: February 2018

Donald Kavan Set to Retire After 46 Years on Lower Platte North NRD Board (2/28/2018)

Among the longest serving members of an NRD board, Donald Kavan isn’t seeking re-election; Fremont Tribune; 2/15/2018

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Colorado to Pay Nebraska in Settlement Over Historical Republican River Overuse (2/23/2018)

Colorado will pay Nebraska $4 million in Republican River settlement; Omaha World Herald; 2/23/2018

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Colorado Announces Settlement with Nebraska Over its Past Republican River Overuse (2/22/2018)

Colorado and Nebraska Reach Agreement on Republican River Compact Claim; Colorado Attorney General; 2/22/2018

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Colorado to Provide Settlement Payments to Nebraska Over Past Republican River Water Overuse (2/22/2018)

Nebraska, Colorado State Officials Announce Republican River Settlement; Nebraska Governor's Office; 2/22/2018

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Archives: January 2018

Mike Ryan Appointed Bureau of Reclamation’s Senior Advisor to the Commissioner (1/9/2018)

Mike Ryan appointed Bureau of Reclamation’s Senior Advisor to the Commissioner; USBR; 1/8/2018

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Mike Black to Succeed Michael Ryan as Bureau of Reclamation’s Great Plains Regional Director (1/9/2018)

Mike Black appointed Regional Director for the Bureau of Reclamation’s Great Plains Region; USBR; 1/8/2018

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