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.

 

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Buffalo County Extension Office, Kearney, NE
 
The 2024 On-Farm Research Results Meetings will be offered in-person across the state. 
  • Pre-registration is REQUIRED for everyone attending for resource and meal planning purposes. Register Here
  • Local Research will be highlighted
  • There is no cost to attend
  • For more information please contact your local Water & Cropping Systems Extension Educator (contact information at https://epd.unl.edu/)

 

Thursday, February 29, 2024

Phelps County Ag Center - Holdrege

Tri-Basin NRD Nitrogen Management Certification Classes are required for producers in the Phase II and Phase III areas of Tri-Basin NRD's Groundwater Management Area. These classes are offered every winter, starting in January. Renewal is required every 4 years.

Other training dates..

Thursday, February 29, 2024

Phelps County Ag Center, Holdrege, NE

Contact Todd Whitney, 308-995-4222, twhitney3@unl.edu

Friday, March 1, 2024

Tri-Basin NRD

Annual Kearney County IPA Meetings

Axtell Community Building 

All interested parties are welcome to attend, drop in anytime

Schedule:

9:00 AM- South Dry Creek IPA

9:30 AM- Fort Kearny-West IPA

10:00 AM- Whiskey Slough IPA

10:30 AM- Fort Kearny IPA

                    

Call Tri-Basin NRD toll-free (877) 995-6688 if you have questions or comments.   

Friday, March 1, 2024

Phelps County IPA

Steering Committee Meetings

Tri-Basin NRD Office

1723 N. Burlington St.

All interested parties are welcome to attend, drop in anytime

 

Sacramento IPA- 2:00 PM

North Dry Creek IPA- 2:30 PM

Odessa IPA- 3:00 PM

 

Call Tri-Basin NRD at (308) 995-6688 if you have questions or comments.

Tuesday, March 12, 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 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.

Thursday, March 28, 2024

Phelps County Ag Center - Holdrege

Tri-Basin NRD Nitrogen Management Certification Classes are required for producers in the Phase II and Phase III areas of Tri-Basin NRD's Groundwater Management Area. These classes are offered every winter, starting in January. Renewal is required every 4 years.

For information on the Nitrogen Management Training contact Pat Nott at 308-995-6688.

Following the class is the Private Pesticide Training. For information on this class contact Todd Whitney at 308-995-4222.

Other Training Dates...

Thursday, March 28, 2024

Phelps County Ag Center, Holdrege, NE

Contact Todd Whitney 308-995-4222 twhitney3@unl.edu

Tuesday, April 9, 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.

Tuesday, April 23, 2024

The Water Jamboree is an educational fun day for fifth and sixth grade students in south central Nebraska and north central Kansas. Students participate in water activities relating to aquatic life, recreational uses, water quality, non-point source pollution, irrigation, historical aspects of water, plants and water, and how water quality affects wildlife.  For more information check out our education page.

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

The Nebraska State Envirothon brings in the top high school teams from seven area contests for a state competition to test their knowledge about the environment. Teams compete on the regional level in seven areas of environmental studies: soil, aquatics, forestry, policy, wildlife, range, environmental policy and current issue. For the state competition an oral presentation on a topic selected by the NCF-Envirothon Committee is added to the testing stations.

More information.

Friday, April 26, 2024

Arbor Day Open House -

Tri-Basin NRD will host an open house from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Arbor Day, the last Friday in April. Holdrege area residents are invited to stop in the Tri-Basin NRD office beginning at 9:30 a.m. to receive a free tree seedling. Come inside for refreshments and a short Arbor Day program.

Tri-Baisn NRD will also provide free tree seedlings in other communities throughout the district on Arbor Day. Watch for details on community Arbor Day celebrations in local media outlets, here on the Tri-Basin NRD website, or Tri-Basin NRD social media: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Tri-Basin NRD - Give-away locations in Elwood, Bertrand, Holdrege, Minden, Loomis, and Axtell. Trees are available while supplies last.

 

Sunday, May 12, 2024

Celebrate mothers today.

Tuesday, May 14, 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 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.

Monday, May 27, 2024

Remembering All Who Served

Tuesday, June 11, 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.

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.