The Middle Niobrara Natural Resources District will be accepting
applications for its Water Quality Cost-Share Program through December 31, 2016. Items available for cost-share include surge
valves, low pressure nozzles, and converting siphon tubes to gated pipes, soil
moisture sensors. Cost-share is limited to 50% up to $2,500 per application. Cost-share
for Soil Moisture Sensors is limited to 50% up to $1,000 per application. Cost-share for Well Decommissioning is also available,
please call for more information. Applications are available at the MNNRD
office in Valentine, or at the Valentine and Ainsworth NRCS offices. Any questions regarding this program should
be directed to Tim Storm at the MNNRD Valentine office (402) 376-3241.
Natural Resources Internship Available
looking for someone to intern in 2016-2017, length of internship can be 6-12
A great opportunity for those interested in the biology, agricultural
sciences, or natural
This is a paid internship that will be based out of. Anyone interested should
a resume and completed application by the closing date of Friday, July 29, 2016,
applications will be accepted until filled, to Middle Niobrara NRD, 526 E. 1st
Valentine, NE 69201. Please contact the MNNRD office at (402) 376-3241 if you have any
The Middle Niobrara Natural Resources District will hold their regular Board of
Directors Meeting on Monday, December 12, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Middle Niobrara NRD office, 526 E. 1st St., Valentine, NE. If you have any questions, please call the office at 402-376-3241. Individuals with disabilities may request auxiliary aids and service necessary for participation, by contacting the Middle Niobrara NRD at the address or phone number listed above. Agenda kept current at MNNRD office.
At the June 8, 2015 Middle Niobrara Natural Resources District Board of Director's Meeting, the Board approved a 6-month Temporary Stay on the addition of new groundwater irrigated acres, in compliance with Neb. Rev. Stat. 46-707(2). The Board also requested that the Nebraska Department of Natural Resources implement a similar 6-month Stay on new surface water irrigated acres. These temporary Stays went into effect on June 29, 2015. At the December 14, 2015 Board of Director's Meeting, it was determined the Stays should be continued until the completion of the Integrated Management Plan for the District. If you have questions about the Stays please contact the MNNRD office at 402-376-3241.