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 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...

Beach monitoring resumes this week at Kirkman’s Cove, Iron Horse Trail Lake, and Duck Creek's swimming beaches for the season. Water samples are collected on Monday and sent to our friends at Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy where they test for toxic algae and E.Coli. If toxins are present at dangerous levels beach signs will be flipped to advise lake...Read more...


Free Park Permit Weekend!

Come and enjoy the Nemaha NRD's recreation areas this weekend without the need for a park pass! Saturday, May 18th through Sunday, May 19th, 2024 park...Read more


Memorial Day Holiday

The Nemaha NRD office will be closed Monday, May 27, 2024 for the Memorial Day holiday. ...Read more


Nemaha NRD Board of Directors Meeting

The Nemaha NRD Board of Directors will meet on Thursday, June 13, 2024 at the Nemaha NRD office at 7:00pm. Committee meetings will be held prior to the...Read more