Category: Water Watch

“NRD hopes for progress on water plans”

(MCCOOK DAILY GAZETTE) The McCook Daily Gazette reported last week that the Middle Republican Natural Resources District was to discuss with the state options for planning for water short years, and reports the MRNRD Board decided to pursue a fourth...

“Groundwater levels rise in many areas”

(OMAHA WORLD HERALD) The Omaha World Herald reports, "Many underground aquifers in the eastern two-thirds of Nebraska rebounded slightly in recent years, according to a University of Nebraska-Lincoln report.Increases of underground water levels of more than 1 foot occurred...

Welcome to Water Watch!

Welcome to Water Watch, a new blog devoted to water issues as they impact primarily Nebraska, but also, as the header indicates, the wider Great Plains region. This blog is authored and moderated by David Bargen, water and municipal law...