"Conservation is the 'Nature' of Our Business"

 

 

 

The Upper Big Blue NRD has many responsibilities as it oversees the quality and quantity of groundwater throughout Nebraska.  Below is the Rules & Regulations Book that is organized into ten chapters:

 

 

 

 

 RULE 1:  Public Participation at Official   

               Meetings of the District.

 

 

 RULE 2:  Conduct of Informal, Non-

               Adjudicatory Public Hearings.

 

RULE 10:  Upper Big Blue NRD Lower      

                      Platte River Basin Ground

                      Water Management Rules

                      and Regulations.

Nebraska's Natural Resources Districts were created by the Nebraska State Legislature with the passage of LB1357 on September 18, 1969.  The Districts formally came into existence and opened their doors on July 1, 1972.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 RULE 3:  Conduct of Formal, Adjudicatory 

               Hearings Before the District.

 

 RULE 4:  Rules and Regulations for the

               Enforcement of the Ground  

               Water Management and 

               Protection Act.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 RULE 5:  General Regulations for Ground                Water Management Area #1 &   

               Ground Water Management    

               Area #2.

  

 RULE 6:  Upper Big Blue NRD Parks

               Regulations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 RULE 6 MAP Appendix:  Map Details of  

              Recreation Sites Managed 

              Through Upper Big Blue NRD   

              Parks Regulations.

 

 RULE 7:  Chemigation Rules and  

               Regulations Supplemental to  

               Title 195 of the Dept. of     

               Environmental Quality.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 RULE 8:  Rules and Regulations for 

               Implementing The Nebraska 

               Erosion and Sediment Control

               Act.

 

 RULE 9:  Rules of Practice and Procedures

                    Specifying the Scientific and Other  

                    Data Used for Development of

                    Integrated Management Plans.

 

 

 

 

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Rules & Regulations

Upper Big Blue NRD     105 N. Lincoln Avenue         York, NE  68467     ♦   (402) 362-6601
 

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