Lower Platte South
Natural Resources District
protecting lives, protecting property, protecting the future

NRD Logo
site search by freefind advanced

Governor's Wellness Award

Weather Resources

Map to the NRD Office

Ground Water Management Plan Annual Review


A new set of Ground Water Rules and Regulations has been adopted by the NRD Board and will take effect on January 1, 2017.

The fall edition of our "Know Your NRD" newsletter is now available! Sign up to have newsletter links e-mailed to you!

Next NRD Board Meeting:
Wednesday, January 18, 2017, 2pm at the NRD office. Public is encouraged to attend.

Board Meetings

Map to NRD Office

Scheduled Meetings


Beginning Another Great Year

The NRD Board elected new officers on January 18th. Congratulations to:

Ray Stevens-Chair
Larry Ruth-Vice-Chair
Jeremie Kerkman-Treasurer
Deborah Eagan-Secretary
Milt Schmidt-NARD Rep.
Larry Zimmerman-NARD Alt.

Officers are elected annually by the board and may serve no more than two consecutive terms.

New Directors 2017Four new directors took their seats for the first time at the January 18th meeting of the NRD Board. They are (from left) Gary Hellerich-Subdistrict 1, Sarah Wilson-Subdistrict 2, Gary Aldridge-Subdistrict 4, and Chelsea Johnson-Subdistrict 7.
Welcome all!

Order Seedlings Online!
Buy windbreak and habitat trees for under a dollar each!

The NRD is taking bulk orders for bare root seedling trees and shrubs. Order now and you'll get them just in time for planting next April. Each year Nebraska's NRDs sell more than a million trees to private landowners, AND we combine orders to get a great price. Most of our tree and shrub seedlings come from Halsey, Nebraska.

Order Online

Brochure and Order Form

Check out our new instructional video on our You Tube page about how to plant your seedlings, HERE.

Seedling Bundle