Temporary Stay Placed On Drilling High Capacity Wells In Select Areas of the District
The Little Blue NRD Board of Directors took action on February 11 to put a temporary stay on the drilling of high capacity wells in what is known as "Very High Risk" and "Less Than 10 Feet" groundwater aquifer areas.
Temporary Stay Information
Risk Area Map
Groundwater Rules and Regulations Changes Are Proposed
Plans are moving forward for metering all high capacity wells that pump over 50 gallons per minute. Gradually declining groundwater levels and increased nitrate levels are the reasons for this action.
Public Hearing Notice
Rule and Regulations Showing all Changes
Rules and Regulations Clean Copy
There's Still Time to Order Trees
Have you considered adding trees to your field, yard or acreage? Now is the prime time of the year to start thinking about what you might want to plant. The Little Blue NRD offers trees and weed barrier for sale, and depending on the number you plant, we may even do the work for you!
Learn more about our Tree Program.
2014 Tree Policy
2014 Handplant Tree Order Form
Not sure what trees you might want to plant? Take a look at the Conservation Trees for Nebraska Book
Please click the "Hydrogeologic Study" button at right and learn about the land and water resources of the District.