Developing Nebraska's Natural Resources...
Protecting Lives,
Protecting Property,
Protecting the Future

Spring 2018 Rx Grazing Bidding has Begun

The bidding process is now open till January 31, 2018 for producers to submit a bid for Spring grazing at NCORPE.  Click on the link below for a bid sheet and instructions. 

  pdf Spring 2018 Bid Sheet    pdf NCORPE Factsheet

Platte link to NCORPE under construction; Republican pumping for compact compliance less in 2017, Kearney Hub

NCORPE officials seeking wind-solar project proposals, Kearney Hub 

Watch this awesome, informative video about the augmentation project south of North Platte

pdf Nebraska's NRDs Celebrate 45th Anniversary

Check out the video sharing some facts and information about what we do.

Nebraska NRD's Anniversary Video


UNL publication providing information and treatment of bagworms, webworms and tent caterpillars.


The Platte - Republican Diversion Project Interlocal Agreement will have a Board meeting on Thursday, March 16th, 2017, at 2 pm in Holdrege, Nebraska, at the Tri-Basin Natural Resources District located at 1723 Burlington Street.


CNPPID Approves Diversion Project with NRDs

pdf 2016 Project Report

Click on the link below to go to the DNR website to look up wells.  At the bottom of the page you can access On-line Options and Information which has forms you may need to change ownership, making a well inactive, modification, etc.

Groundwater Well Registration

  document Occupation Tax Letter       pdf Occupation Tax Exempt Form 2 document 018

*Please note that beginning in 2018, both the Owner and Operator may be required to sign the form.

pdf Chemigation Rules and Regulations Effective 3-19-2015

Chemigation Form located at the top right of this page under DOWNLOAD FORMS

pdf Chemigation Form Instructions

Click on the link with the compatible excel for your computer and enable editing on the bar at the top.  Choose meter type, type in Field Name and click on Make Field.  At the bottom of the screen is a tab with the Field Name you just entered.  Click on that and it will take you into the calculator sheet. 

  spreadsheet Calculator for Excel 2003                     default Calculator for Excel 2010

UNL link to simple version:

calculatorapp Water Meter Calculator App

This University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension App will help irrigators calculate the amount of water pumped by their irrigation pumping plant.

The Water Meter Calculator App allows the user to store data, such as field size in acres, flow meter units and allocation and annual irrigation caps for each field.

The app is available for download at the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store for $1.99.  

  pdf Employment Application

Lower Republican NRD | 30 North John Street | P.O. Box 618 | Alma, NE 68920 | Phone: 308.928.2182 / 800.353.1297 | E-mail: lrnrd @