Land Treatment Programs
Soil & Water Conservation Program
The NRD provides cost-share assistance to landowners for establishing a variety of conservation practices on their land, in cooperation with the Natural Resources Conservation Service.
Small Dams Program
The NRD provides cost-share funds to counties and landowners for building road structures and small dams for flood control, drainage improvement and grade stabilization.
Cost share rates for conservation work are higher in the NRD's Priority Watersheds and can reach up to 90%.
Rock & Jetty Program
The NRD's Rock and Jetty Program provides cost-share assistance to landowners for constructing erosion control devices for streambank stabilization.
Lower Platte Weed Management Area
The Lower Platte Weed Management Area (LPWMA) is a group of public and private agencies and individuals that are concerned with stopping the spread of noxious and invasive plants located in the Lower Platte River drainage area.