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.



Monday, November 1, 2021

The Upper Republican Natural Resources District (NRD), Middle Republican NRD, Lower Republican NRD, Tri-Basin NRD, and the Nebraska Department of Natural Resources (NeDNR) hereby provide notice that a public meeting related to the Republican River Basin-Wide Plan will be held on Monday, November 15, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. Central Time (1:00 p.m. Mountain Time). The meeting will take place at the Cambridge Community Building, 722 Patterson Street, Cambridge, NE.

WRCF Retirement Program

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

The Middle Republican NRD is offering a Permanent Irrigation Retirement Program in partnership with the Nebraska Department of Natural Resources Water Resources Cash Fund.  The WRCF agreement will be used to determine depletion factors that apply to streamflow.  The Highest Depletion Zone offers will have a higher priority over lower depletion offers.  Signup deadline is December 31, 2021.  Please contact the MRNRD office in Curtis for more information.

November 2021 Regular Meeting Notice & Agenda

Thursday, September 9, 2021

The Middle Republican Natural Resources District Board of Directors will hold their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at 7:00 PM, at the Middle Republican NRD office, 208 Center Avenue, Curtis. 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.

5th Generation IMP Order

Friday, August 27, 2021

An IMP is jointly developed and adopted by NeDNR and an NRD for integrated surface water and groundwater management within the NRD. This IMP between NeDNR and MRNRD is required under Neb. Rev. Stat. § 46-715 (1)(a). The entirety of MRNRD was determined to be fully appropriated on July 16, 2004, under the requirements of LB962 Laws 2004, Sec. 60 (3)(b). Under this legislation, areas for which NeDNR had previously determined a joint action plan was necessary, under prior law, were designated as fully appropriated as of the operative date of LB962 (2004).

Watershed Plan and Environmental Assessment torehabilitate Blackwood Creek Site 11-A and Dry Creek South 2-A.

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Public Scoping Notice

Blackwood Creek Site 11-A Supplemental Watershed Plan and Environmental Assessment,

Hayes County, Nebraska

Dry Creek South 2-A Supplemental Watershed Plan and Environmental Assessment

Red Willow County, Nebraska