Upper Niobrara White NRD

Serving the citizens of Box Butte, Dawes, Sheridan and most of Sioux Counties. We are dedicated to the conservation of natural resources of Northwest Nebraska.

Projects & Programs

Agriculture

Conservation

Education

Groundwater

Upcoming Events

May 2022

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Regular Board Mtng.
9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Press Releases

  • May Regular Board Meeting

    Board Mtng Public Notice - regular meeting- May 2022 May 2022 agenda

  • *Trees Available for Pickup**

    NRD Trees Available for Pickup The Upper Niobrara White Natural Resources District (UNWNRD) will have trees available for pickup any time after April 19th for those who have orders placed.  Trees are still available for purchase for anyone who has not yet placed an order.  Species availability is limited. Trees are sold in increments of […]

  • UNWNRD Amateur Photo Contest

    The Upper Niobrara White NRD is hosting an Amateur Photo Contest for residents in the District; Box Butte, Dawes, Sheridan and Sioux Counties.  Photos should be Natural Resources related and must be taken within the District by a resident of the District.  Photography subjects could include Nature, Conservation, Agriculture, Wildlife, Recreation and much more! The […]

  • Conservation Award Nominations are Due!

    Each year UNWNRD awards noteworthy conservationist for their hard work and dedication to preserving our natural resources in Northwest Nebraska.  Please see the categories listed below for reference. Wildlife Habitat Water Conservation Range Management Natural Resources Education Outdoor Recreation Soil Conservation Forest Management Tree Planting Other Conservation Award Nomination 2022 All nominations are due by […]

Plant Trees and Help Secure a Green Future

Conservation Trees benefit both people and animals. They shade and shelter homes, reduce soil erosion, protect crops and livestock, provide food and cover for wildlife, buffer noise, provide valuable products and add beauty to our landscape.

If you or your family has recently had a new addition born in the Upper Niobrara White NRD (Dawes, Box Butte, Sheridan or Northern Sioux counties), we would be happy to donate a tree seedling or shrub for you to plant in their honor. Call for species availability.

Phone:
(308) 432-6190

Fax:
(308) 432-6187

Mailing Address:
430 East Second Street
Chadron, Nebraska 69337

For specific contact information related to UNWNRD Board and Staff, please see the 'About Us' page.

To learn more about Nebraska's NRDs, please see the 'Links' page.