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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This spring the Nemaha NRD will celebrate the grand re-opening of the Steamboat Trace Trail with a celebration and 5K Depot Dash at 9:00am Saturday, April 15, 2023. The re-opening celebration will take place at the Peru Depot and the 5K will take place from just south of the Peru Depot trailhead in Peru, south, to just south of the pumphouse. 

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Rob Pfleger joined the Nemaha NRD’s Board of Directors in March filling the vacant subdistrict 4 position representing portions of eastern Otoe County. Rob and wife Casey live in rural Otoe County and have three children. Rob is passionate about agriculture and enjoys spending time outdoors. He is a veteran of the United States Air Force. His goal as director is to...Read more...


Private Pesticide Applicator Training - Nebraska City

Private Pesticide Applicator Training is available on March 23, 2023 at the Kimmel Education and Research Center in Nebraska City, NE from 4:00-6:00pm. Pre-Registration is...Read more


Firth - Coffee With The NRD

Join representatives from the Nemaha Natural Resources District at the Firth Community Center in Firth, NE from 8:30am to 9:30am on Tuesday, March 28th, 2023 to learn more...Read more


Nebraska City - Coffee With The NRD

Join representatives from the Nemaha Natural Resources District at the Morton-James Library Nebraska City, NE from 8:30am to 9:30am on Thursday, March 30th, 2023 to learn...Read more