September 10, 2021
Board of Directors Meeting              Action taken Thursday, September 23, 2021      Drought Mitigation Plan Presented to Central Platte NRD Board Becky Appleford, JEO Engineering Hazard Mitigation Planner, presented Central Platte Natural Resources District’s Drought Mitigation Plan to the NRD’s board of directors on Thursday. Utilizing historical drought records, […]
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August 9, 2021
August Levy Hearing & Board Meeting Central Platte NRD’s Board Sets Lower Property Tax Levy Lyndon Vogt, General Manager of the Central Platte Natural Resources District, reported the 2022 fiscal year budget’s general fund and sinking fund are $24.5 million, requiring $3.9 million in property taxes; a decrease of $73,396.65 from 2021. The district’s total […]
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June 25, 2021
Vadose Zone Nitrate Reduced by 10% within the Central Platte NRD  Dr. Dan Snow, director of Water Sciences Laboratory, UNL, reported on a three-year study of vadose zone nitrate at Central Platte Natural Resources District’s (CPNRD) Board of Directors meeting on Thursday. The report, conducted by UNL graduate student Jordan Shields, documented previous vadose zone […]
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June 23, 2021
Cover Crop Impact Study Shows Minimal Impact on Groundwater Availability Dan Bigbee, EA Engineering, presented a progress report on the four-year Cover Crop Impact Study to the Central Platte Natural Resources District’s Board of Directors on Thursday. The study began in August 2019 to research impacts on groundwater from cover crops. The study compared irrigated […]
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May 14, 2021
Central Platte NRD Board Approves Agreement with Illinois Corn Growers Association for Precision Conservation Management Position The Central Platte Natural Resources District’s (CPNRD) board of directors approved an agreement with the Illinois Corn Growers Association to add a Precision Conservation Specialist to the NRD staff for the Precision Conservation Management Program at their monthly meeting […]
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January 20, 2021
The June 2021 edition of the In Perspective Newsletter is now available.  In This Issue Nebraska Soil Carbon Project Staff Spotlight: Jesse Mintken, CPNRD Assistant Manager Wetlands Provide Habitat for Whooping Cranes Range Management Tour- June 8th NRDs to Host International Envirothon in July Important Dates Read Online
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