Water Online: As the American Midwest works to recover from catastrophic flooding that has plagued the area since mid-March, some communities are just setting out on the long road to recovery. In one example of just how disruptive the disaster has been, critical water and wastewater treatment operations that residents in Nebraska depend on will…
Nebraska’s dominant industry is agriculture and agribusiness, which relies heavily on the availability of quality water supplies. Water law affects a variety of stakeholders in Nebraska.
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