ABOUT US

The Lower Platte North Natural Resources District covers 28 communities and approximately 1,031,000 acres of land in east-central Nebraska. The district’s population is roughly 60,000, almost equally divided between urban and rural residents.

The district encompasses land that drains into a stretch of the Platte River from south of Columbus to Ashland. Approximately 70 miles of the river flow directly through or border the district. It is our mission to ensure responsible and sustainable use of the natural resources within our district’s borders.

Wahoo Creek and Priority

Watershed Information

WHAT WE DO

Conservation

• Water
• Rural Water Systems
• Forestry and Wildlife
• Watersheds and Flood Damage Reduction
• Programs

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Education

Read about educational events, presentations and workshops.

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Recreation

The Lower Platte North NRD has several recreation areas to enjoy hiking, biking, fishing and more.

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Forms & Permits

Access all Lower Platte North NRD forms and permits here

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Pay rural water bill

Pay your rural water bill here

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Upcoming events

Board Meeting

June 11, 2018 6:00 p.m.

July 09, 2018 6:00 p.m.

August 13, 2018 6:00 p.m.

September 10, 2018 6:00 p.m.

October 08, 2018 6:00 p.m.

November 12, 2017 4:00 p.m.

December 10, 2017 1:30 p.m.

Committee Meetings

Operations-Education-Rural Water

June 27, 2018 8:30 a.m.

Water

June 27, 2018 5:00 p.m.

Projects

June 28, 2018 8:00 a.m.

Executive

June 28, 2018 9:30 a.m.

Special Meetings & Hearings

Wahoo Creek Watershed Public Scoping Meeting

June 12, 2018 5:00-7:00 p.m.

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