Middle Niobrara
          Natural Resources District

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Contact Middle Niobrara NRD 402-376-3241



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Middle Niobrara NRD Awards Scholarships

The Middle Niobrara NRD would like to recognize the winners of this year's scholarship.  Chosen for the award is Lindse Painter and Caden Billings.  Congratulations and best of luck in the future.

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The Middle Niobrara Natural Resources District will hold their regular Board of Directors Meeting on MondayMay 9, 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.

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Hiring:  Conservation Technicians for Tree Planting

The Middle Niobrara NRD is needing conservation technicians for tree planting from April - June.  Applicants must be able work 40+ hours per week.  High School and College Students who are looking for a summer job are encouraged to apply.  Applications available at the MNNRD office 526 E. 1st Street, or online at mnnrd.org.  Application deadline is March 11th.  Contact the office at 402.376.3241 for information.  

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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.

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Middle Niobrara NRD

Natural Resources Internship Available

We are looking for someone to intern in 2016, length of internship can be 6-12 months. A great opportunity for those interested in the biology, agricultural sciences, or natural resources sciences.  This is a paid internship that will be based out of Valentine.  For more information you can view the full description at www.mnnrd.org or www.nrdnet.org or contact the MNNRD office at (402) 376-3241.  Anyone interested should send a resume and completed application by the closing date of Friday, February 26, 2016, or applications will be accepted until filled, to Middle Niobrara NRD, 526 E. 1st Street, Valentine, NE 69201.

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If you have any plastic dog/cat food bags you would like to donate for next year's tree packing, please bring them by the office. Thanks!