(NORFOLK DAILY NEWS) “Why has the Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District required that flow meters be installed on all active irrigation wells within its service area in Northeast Nebraska?” Read the article by clicking here.
(KRVN 880 RURAL RADIO) “States and industry groups petitioned the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in Cincinnati, Ohio, for a full panel rehearing, after a three-judge panel ruled original jurisdiction to hear challenges to the Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule properly lies in the court of appeals.” Read the article by…
(KEARNEY HUB) “The voluntary integrated water management plan for the Lower Loup Natural Resources District was unanimously approved Thursday by the board of directors.” Read the article by clicking here.
Check out the intersections of power, authority and influence in Lincoln and you may find Tim Clare there. Private sector, public sector. University, city, community, political. Husker football. Clare is positioned, networked, connected. He’s a University of Nebraska regent, the only non-city-government member of the three-person board overseeing construction of Lincoln’s new sports and entertainment arena, an active Republican and private…
(KRVN 880 RURAL RADIO) KRVN 880 Rural Radio quotes “(GRAND ISLAND, NE)- The Central Platte Natural Resources District (CPNRD) announced that it will receive $305,100 from the Nebraska Environmental Trust (NET) for the “Central Platte Grassland Conservation Project”. CPNRD applied for the grant in an effort to reduce the Loess Canyons grassland ecosystem from being…
(KRVN 880 RURAL RADIO) KRVN 880 Rural Radio quotes “Iowa Soybean Association CEO Kirk Leeds issued this statement following Saturday’s adjournment of the Iowa legislature.” Read the article by clicking here.
(DES MOINES REGISTER) Des Moines Register quotes “As the 2017 Iowa legislative session winds to a close this week, the House and Senate remain at odds over how best to fund water quality improvement efforts across the state.” Read the article by clicking here.
(OMAHA WORLD HERALD) Omaha World Herald quotes “LINCOLN — The Nebraska Public Service Commission has scheduled a May 3 public meeting in York on the Keystone XL pipeline.” Read the article by clicking here.
(KRVN 880 RURAL RADIO) KRVN 880 Rural Radio quotes “(GRAND ISLAND, NE)- The Central Platte Natural Resources District (CPNRD) announced today that it will receive $364,900 from the Nebraska Environmental Trust for the “Advanced Hydrogeologic Frameworks for Aquifer Management in Critical Sections of the Platte River Basin” project.” Read the article by clicking here.
(KRVN 880 RURAL RADIO) KRVN 880 Rural Radio quotes “Des Moines Water Works will not appeal a recent federal court decision to end the utility’s nutrient runoff legal case, instead deciding to pursue legislative changes through the Iowa General Assembly.” Read the article by clicking here.
(IMPERIAL REPUBLICAN) Imperial Republican quotes ” Last summer Nebraska, Kansas and Colorado signed a cooperative agreement to manage water in the Republican River Basin together.” Read the article by clicking here.
(YORK NEWS-TIMES) York News-Times quotes “HOLDREGE — A bill to extend the authority of natural resources districts within river basins designated as fully appropriated and overappropriated, including the Republican and Platte basins, has stalled in the Nebraska Legislature.” Read the article by clicking here.
(KRVN 880 RURAL RADIO) KRVN 880 Rural Radio quotes “A recent decision by the Nebraska Cooperative Republican Platte Enhancement Project (NCORPE) to issue bonds whose proceeds will refund bonds sold four years ago to finance the stream flow augmentation project in Lincoln County will save more than $13.2 million, according to the group in a…
(SCOTTSBLUFF STAR-HERALD) Scottsbluff Star Herald quotes “LINCOLN (AP) — A state commission that will decide whether to approve the Keystone XL pipeline’s route through Nebraska has scheduled a five-day public hearing on the project.” Read the article by clicking here.
New USGS Map Of High Plains Aquifer Represents Conditions After Enacting Changes To Agricultural Management Practices
(KRVN 880 RURAL RADIO) KRVN 880 Rural Radio quotes “Water-level changes from 2002 to 2015 were examined in wells screened in the High Plains aquifer within the Republican River Basin and the results are now available in a new U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map.” Read the article by clicking here.
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