Welcome to Nemaha

Welcome to Nemaha

Welcome to the Nemaha NRD

Protecting Lives, Protecting Property, Protecting the Future…since 1972. That’s when the Nebraska Legislature first charged Natural Resources Districts with a broad range of conservation based responsibilities. However, each NRD is unique with its own specific priorities. The Nemaha NRD encompasses all or parts of the eight southeastern counties in Nebraska, and 21 locally elected directors make local decisions to serve you.

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Due to the weather forecast, the Watershed of Wonders scheduled Wednesday, June 20, has been postponed to Tuesday, June 26. It will still take place at Iron Horse Trail Lake, and all other details remain the same. Registration will be from 8:30-9:00 with the event concluding at 2:00.

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Eastern Nebraska residents should not be alarmed if they see a low-flying helicopter over areas of the Nemaha Natural Resources District (NNRD) in early June.

Beginning the second week of June and lasting one week or less, instruments mounted below a helicopter will collect and record geologic measurements to learn more about buried aquifers (glacial sands and...Read more...


Watershed of Wonders

Watershed of Wonders has been postponed from June 20 to Tuesday, June 26, at Iron Horse Trail Lake. If you...Read more


Board Planning Meeting

The Nemaha NRD board of directors will meet Wednesday, June 27, at 7:00 p.m. at the NRD headquarters at Tecumseh. The purpose of the meeting is to...Read more



The Nemaha NRD will be closed Wednesday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. Have a safe and happy holiday!...Read more