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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Limited to August 18-20, 2017, due to Solar Eclipse

On Monday, May 1, the Nemaha NRD began accepting reservations from campers wishing to stay at either Kirkman’s Cove or Iron Horse Trail Lake on the weekend prior to the August 21 solar eclipse. Though all electrical hookups are now reserved at both parks, non-electrical...Read more...

On July 1, 1972, Nebraska's future changed with the creation of the first Natural Resources Districts. First not only in Nebraska but in the nation! No other state had taken the plunge into consolidating its special purpose districts into all-purpose districts like Nebraska. Instead of 154 subdivisions with specific duties and small budgets and little or no staff, we...Read more...