The Middle Republican Natural Resources District is responsible for the protection of the natural resources and assists landowners in planning, funding, and applying conservation practices.


Board Vacancy:

Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Notice is hereby given of a vacancy on the Middle Republican Natural Resources District Board of Directors.  Pursuant to N.R.S. §2-3215, the Board of Directors of a Natural Resources District shall provide notice to the public in the event of a vacancy by publishing in a newspaper of general circulation within the district or by posting in three public places in the district. Effective January 10, 2023, the Middle Republican Natural Resources District (MRNRD) has a vacancy in subdistrict 1 due to no candidate being elected in the 2022 election for that subdistrict.

March 2023 Regular Meeting Notice

Tuesday, March 7, 2023

The Middle Republican Natural Resources District Board of Directors will hold theirregular monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 14, 2023 at 10:00 AM, at the Middle Republican NRD office at 208 Center Avenue, Curtis, Nebraska. The agenda, kept current, is available during regular business hours at the NRD office in Curtis.  Individuals wishing to attend may do so, please contact our office for further direction at 308-367-4281 or 800-873-5613.


Monday, February 6, 2023

MRNRD Scholarship Available

April 21, 2023 - Two $500.00 scholarships are available for high school students in the Middle Republican Natural Resources District.  Preference will be given to those applicants who plan to major in a natural resources or agricultural related field.  Applicants must live within the Middle Republican Natural Resources District as well, which consists of Frontier, Red Willow, Hitchcock, Hayes, and the southern half of Lincoln County.

Hand Plant Tree Order Form

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

The Middle Republican has many varieties of trees and shrubs available to landowners. Trees may be purchased as hand plants - where you plant the trees yourself, 
or as machine plantings, where the district crews plant them for you. The tree planting crew, using a machine treeplanter, are capable of planting thousands of seedlings in a day.

Water conservation mulch, to control weeds and conserve water, is also available and is recommended for most plantings to give your trees the best chance at survival.