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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Nebraska Game and Parks hosted the 2022 Southeast Nebraska Birding event at Iron Horse Trail Lake and Lores Branch Wildlife Management Area. A crew of bird enthusiasts gathered early in the morning to take inventory on which birds were utilizing the areas. Collectively, 70 species of birds were identified! Unique species included Pileated Woodpecker,...Read more...

April 21, 2022

Surface work is underway on the Steamboat Trace Trail, so visitors are urged to be careful. Trucks are hauling rock to the trail, but it will take time to properly smooth the rock. Work is currently taking place on the stretch from Peru north to Camp Creek (approx. 5 miles). Work will continue for a couple of weeks, so expect the trail surface to...Read more...


Memorial Day Holiday

The Nemaha NRD office will be closed Monday, May 30, 2022 in honor of Memorial Day. 

God bless the brave men and women who died protecting...Read more


Nemaha NRD Board of Directors Meeting

The Nemaha NRD Board of Directors meeting will be held on Thursday, June 9th, 2022 at 8:00pm at the Nemaha NRD office....Read more


Watershed of Wonders Day Camp

Kids ages 10-12 living in the District have the opportunity to attend a fun filled outdoor day camp at Duck Creek Recreation Area. Registration is required...Read more