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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Join the Nemaha Natural Resources District in celebrating wildflower week, June 1-9. In addition to their beauty and splendor, wildflowers play a critical role in our ecosystems.

Wildflowers provide:
• Habitat and sources of food for insects, birds, and other wildlife.
• Support pollinators in the reproduction of numerous plant species....Read more...

Join the Your Parks Adventure: Trail Trek this summer for a chance to explore the state and be eligible for prizes geared toward the outdoor lover.

Launching May 22 and running through Oct. 31, the new challenge invites people to explore more than 45 designated trails across Nebraska — either alone or with a team. Participants visit the designated trails, snap...Read more...


Watershed of Wonders - Office Closed 9-3

It is back! Watershed of Wonders day camp!

Youth ages 10-12 are invited to participate in a FREE day camp at Kirkman's Cove Recreation Area Tuesday, June 18th from...Read more


Juneteenth Holiday

The Nemaha NRD office will be closed on Wednesday, June 19, 2024 for Juneteenth. ...Read more


Independence Day Holiday

The Nemaha NRD will be closed Thursday, July 4th, 2024 for the Independence Day holiday. ...Read more