Tri-Basin NRD Calendar of Events

Tri-Basin NRD Calendar of Events

The vision of Tri-Basin NRD, as set forth by these directors, is to work cooperatively with District residents and others to promote good stewardship of land and water resources. The vision of Tri-Basin NRD, as set forth by these directors.

 

Monday, May 27, 2024

Remembering All Who Served

Thursday, June 13, 2024

Tri-Basin Natural Resources District Board of Directors will hold a Regular Board of Directors Meeting at Tri-Basin Natural Resources District, 1723 Burlington St., Holdrege, NE 68949. The agenda is available for public inspection during normal business hours at the Tri-Basin NRD Office, 1723 N. Burlington Street, Holdrege, Nebraska, and (877) 995-6688. Individuals with disabilities may request auxiliary aids and services necessary for participation by contacting the district office at the phone number and address listed above, at least two days in advance of the meeting.

Friday, June 14, 2024

In 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation that officially established June 14 as Flag Day. It commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States on June 14, 1777, by resolution of the Second Continental Congress. The Flag Resolution, passed on June 14, 1777, stated: "Resolved, That the flag of the thirteen United States be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the union be thirteen stars, white in a blue field, representing a new constellation." reference

 

Sunday, June 16, 2024

Monday, June 17, 2024

Gov. Pete Ricketts has proclaimed June 17-23, 2024, Nebraska Pollinator Week. June is also National Pollinators Month.

Game & Parks Resources: Pollinator Week Information

NACD Resources: Pollinators

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Tri-Basin NRD will remain open to serve the public.

Sunday, June 23, 2024

Nebraska’s NRDs annually host a natural resources camp called Adventure Camp about the Environment (ACE). ACE is open to students who have who have completed 6th or 7th grade and want to learn more about natural resources over their summer. The areas campers will learn about: water, forestry, range, wildlife, and soils. Campers will experience hands-on activities with a variety of presenters and explore possible careers in natural resources. ACE is hosted annually in June at Kamp Kaleo near Burwell, Nebraska.  Find pictures and fun on our ACE Camp Facebook page at Adventure Camp about the Environment!

Click here to Register or Apply for a Scholarship

Thursday, July 4, 2024

Tri-Basin NRD will be closed in observance of the holiday. It will reopen the next business day at 8 a.m. Be safe and have fun.

Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Tri-Basin Natural Resources District Board of Directors will hold a Regular Board of Directors Meeting at 1:30 p.m., at Tri-Basin Natural Resources District, 1723 Burlington St., Holdrege, NE 68949. The agenda is available for public inspection during normal business hours at the Tri-Basin NRD Office, 1723 Burlington Street, Holdrege, Nebraska, and (877) 995-6688. Individuals with disabilities may request auxiliary aids and services necessary for participation by contacting the district office at the phone number and address listed above, at least two days in advance of the meeting.

Tuesday, August 13, 2024

Tri-Basin Natural Resources District Board of Directors will hold a Regular Board of Directors Meeting at 1:30 p.m., at Windmill Studio, 521 N Colorado Ave, Minden, NE. The agenda is available for public inspection during normal business hours at the Tri-Basin NRD Office, 1723 Burlington Street, Holdrege, Nebraska, and (308) 995-6688. Individuals with disabilities may request auxiliary aids and services necessary for participation by contacting the district office at the phone number and address listed above, at least two days in advance of the meeting.

Friday, August 23, 2024

Nebraska's largest classroom will be held on August 25th, 29th and 30th.  The Natural Resources Districts will be there and presenting a Crumpled Watershed Model to students from across the state. Find us in the Sustainability Pavilion.

For more information about the state fair visit: https://www.statefair.org/

Monday, September 2, 2024

Tri-Basin NRD office will be closed Monday, September 4th in observance of Labor Day. We will reopen Tuesday at 8:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 10, 2024

For more information visit: https://www.huskerharvestdays.com/en/Home.html

Stop in to visit with Nebraska’s Natural Resources Districts during Husker Harvest Days in the Natural Resources Hub (39E). Nebraska’s NRDs are stationed with various organizations that offer conservation assistance, cost-share opportunities and producer programs. Attendees can visit with the Nebraska Forest Service, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), USDA Farm Service Agency, Nebraska Department of Natural Resources, the Platte River Recovery Implementation Program, the Rainwater Basin Joint Venture and Central Platte NRD’s Native Prairie and Pollination Awareness Program.

The Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy Water Well Standards Program will also be on site to provide free water testing and screen for nitrates in minutes. Private well owners should bring a cup-size sample of water in a clean container.

In addition, the Natural Resources Districts will announce four individuals to induct into the NRD Hall of Fame during a press conference at 2 p.m. Wednesday on the Hospitality Tent Stage (SE Quadrant, #33). These Hall of Fame inductees have made significant contributions to protect our state’s natural resources through the NRDs. Hall of Fame categories include: 

  • Natural Resources District Board Member 
  • Natural Resources District Employee 
  • Natural Resources District Supporter

During the three-day event, Husker Harvest attendees also will receive a free Colorado Blue Spruce tree seedling from the NRD Conservation Tree Program. All 23 Nebraska NRDs administer tree planting programs to provide trees and shrubs for local landowners. Each district varies, but possible services include: planting, weed barrier installation or weed control, and drip irrigation. Free prairie grass seed will also be available as part of the Native Prairie and Pollinator Awareness Project.

For more information on the Conservation Tree Program and other conservation resources go to Land Management and then Conservation Programs.

Tuesday, September 10, 2024

Tri-Basin Natural Resources District Board of Directors will hold a Regular Board of Directors Meeting and Property Tax Request Hearing at 7:30 p.m., at Tri-Basin Natural Resources District, 1723 Burlington St., Holdrege, NE  68949.  The public is encouraged to attend the board meeting.  Individuals with disabilities may request auxiliary aids and services necessary for participation by contacting the district office at the phone number and address listed above, at least two days in advance of the meeting.

Thursday, September 19, 2024

Eighth grade students in Tri-Basin NRD are invited to Sacramento-Wilcox Wildlife Management Area in September for Rainwater Basin Conservation Day. Students attending the conservation day participate in interdisciplinary activities with topics that include: aquatic life, surveying, water management, water quality, soils, and identifying native plants and trees. Students are also provided lunch at the end of the program. This event is coordinated by Tri-Basin NRD and is partially funded by the Rainwater Basin Joint Venture.

Wednesday, October 2, 2024

Tri-Basin NRD will host the Southwest Area Land Judging competition.

 

Nebraska Land Judging Information

Tuesday, October 8, 2024

Tri-Basin Natural Resources District Board of Directors will hold a Regular Board of Directors Meeting at 7:30 p.m., at Tri-Basin Natural Resources District, 1723 Burlington St., Holdrege, NE  68949.  The public is encouraged to attend the board meeting.  Individuals with disabilities may request auxiliary aids and services necessary for participation by contacting the district office at the phone number and address listed above, at least two days in advance of the meeting.

Monday, October 14, 2024

Tri-Basin office will be closed in observance of Columbus Day. We will reopen Tuesday at 8:00 a.m.

Wednesday, October 16, 2024

Lower Elkhorn NRD will host the Nebraska State Land Judging Competition.

For more contest information go to https://www.nrdnet.org/nebraska-land-judging-soil-evaluation.

Monday, November 11, 2024

Tri-Basin NRD will be closed in observance of Veteran's Day. The office will reopen the next business day at 8:00 AM.

Tuesday, November 12, 2024

Tri-Basin Natural Resources District Board of Directors will hold a Regular Board of Directors Meeting at 7:30 p.m., at Tri-Basin Natural Resources District, 1723 Burlington St., Holdrege, NE  68949.  The public is encouraged to attend the board meeting.  Individuals with disabilities may request auxiliary aids and services necessary for participation by contacting the district office at the phone number and address listed above, at least two days in advance of the meeting.

Wednesday, November 20, 2024

The expo is scheduled after most have completed harvest, allowing farmers and ranchers time to have a good handle on their production and operation goals for the next year. The expo is strategically positioned to promote agricultural technology, equipment and operation input updates for the next crop season.

For more information visit: https://www.gatewayfarmexpo.org/

Wednesday, November 27, 2024

Tri-Basin NRD will be closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving. The office will reopen on Monday at 8:00 AM.

Tuesday, December 10, 2024

Tri-Basin Natural Resources District Board of Directors will hold a Regular Board of Directors Meeting at 1:30 p.m., on Tuesday, at Tri-Basin Natural Resources District, 1723 Burlington St., Holdrege, NE 68949. The agenda is available for public inspection during normal business hours at the Tri-Basin NRD Office, 1723 Burlington Street, Holdrege, Nebraska, and (877) 995-6688.
Individuals with disabilities may request auxiliary aids and services necessary for participation by contacting the district office at the phone number and address listed above, at least two days in advance of the meeting.

Wednesday, December 25, 2024

We hope you all have a Merry Christmas!  The office will reopen the next day at 8 a.m.