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The Upper Platte River Basin

*Public Participation Plan for the Second Increment Upper Platte Basin-Wide Plan Development*

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Planning
[Basin-Wide] [Central Platte NRD] [North Platte NRD] [South Platte NRD] [Tri-Basin NRD]

[Twin Platte NRD] [Upper Big Blue NRD]
Publications and Presentations
Compacts, Decrees, and Interstate Agreements
Research


Planning

Basin-Wide

Second Increment Planning

Approved Plan

Basin-Wide Plan for Joint Integrated Water Resources Management of Overappropriated Portions of the Platte River Basin, Nebraska 

News Releases

Orders

Other Documents

Upper Platte Basin-Wide Meetings and Annual Reports

Platte Basin Coalition Committee Meetings

Platte Basin Habitat Enhancement Project

Funding

Meetings

Central Platte NRD

Approved Plan

Integrated Management Plan Jointly Developed by the Department of Natural Resources and the Central Platte Natural Resources District

Other Documents

Previous Plans and Related Documents

North Platte NRD

Approved Plan

Integrated Management Plan Jointly Developed by the Department of Natural Resources and the North Platte NRD 

Other Documents

Previous Plans and Related Documents

South Platte NRD

Approved Plan

Integrated Management Plan Jointly Developed by the Department of Natural Resources and the South Platte NRD 

Other Documents

Previous Plans and Related Documents

Tri-Basin NRD

(See the Republican River Basin page for TBNRD activities in that basin).

Approved Plan

Integrated Management Plan Jointly Developed by the Department of Natural Resources and the Tri-Basin NRD 

Other Documents

Twin Platte NRD

Approved Plan

Integrated Management Plan Jointly Developed by the Department of Natural Resources and the Twin Platte NRD 

Maps

Other Documents

Upper Big Blue NRD

(See the Blue River Basin page for activities in that basin).

Approved Plan

Integrated Management Plan Jointly Developed by the Department of Natural Resources and the Upper Big Blue NRD 


Publications and Presentations

Publications

Model Data and Documentation

Other Publications

Joint Studies Currently Underway

Presentations

Central Platte NRD Water Programs Conference (February 9, 2017)
Topic Presenter

INSIGHT

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Jessie Winter, IWM Cooordinator

Upper Platte Basin-Wide Annual Meeting (June 16, 2016)
Topic Presenter

Canal Recharge Opportunities and Successes

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Jessie Winter, IWM Cooordinator

Upper Platte Basin-Wide Stakeholder Meeting (June 16, 2016)
Topic Presenter

Combined presentations: Single Planning Group Meeting # 1 and Upper Platte Basin-Wide Plan

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Stephanie White, Facilitator, HDR and Jennifer J. Schellpeper, IWM Division Head, NeDNR

NGWA Conference on the Upper Great Plains (September 22-23, 2015)
Topic Presenter

Canal Recharge Opportunities and Successes

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Jessie Winter, IWM Analyst

Modelling High Flow Diversions

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Colby Osborn, IWM Specialist

Nebraska Association of Resources Districts (NARD) Annual Conference (September 29, 2015)
Topic Presenter

Canal Recharge Opportunities and Successes

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Jesse Bradley, Nebraska Department of Natural Resources

Upper Platte Basin-Wide Annual Meeting (June 18, 2015)
Topic Presenter

Canal Recharge Opportunities and Successes

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Jessie Wietjes, Nebraska Department of Natural Resources

2014 Annual Report of Integrated Water Management Activites in the Platte Basin within the Tri-Basin NRD

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Nolan Little, Water Resources Manager, Tri-Basin Natural Resources District

North Platte NRD Surface Water Recharge Projects

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John Berge, General Manager, North Platte Natural Resources District

Upper Platte Basin-Wide Annual Meeting (June 19, 2014)
Topic Presenter

Water Projects for the Platte Overappropriated Area Basin-Wide Plan and Integrated Management Plans

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Jennifer Schellpeper, Nebraska Department of Natural Resources

PRRIP Water Advisory Committee Meeting (May 6, 2014)
Topic Presenter

2005-2010 Consumptive Use of Small Man-made Water Bodies in the Platte Surface Water Basin above Columbus

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Amy Zoller, Nebraska Department of Natural Resources

Platte Overappropriated Area Committee Meeting (December 2, 2013)
Topic Presenter

2005-2010 Consumptive Use of Small Man-made Water Bodies in the Platte Surface Water Basin above Columbus

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Amy Zoller, Nebraska Department of Natural Resources

Central Plains Irrigation Conference (February 26-27, 2013)
Topic Presenter
Predictions of 2013 Flow Rate in the Platte River Watershed Jim Schneider, Ph.D., Deputy Director, NeDNR, and Jesse Bradley, P.G., IWM Division Head
Effect of 2012 Drought on Interstate Compact Compliance Jim Schneider, Ph.D., Deputy Director, NeDNR, and Jesse Bradley, P.G., IWM Division Head

Upper Platte Basin-Wide Annual Meeting (June 21, 2012)
Topic Presenter
Canal Seepage, Groundwater Recharge - 2011 Demonstration Projects Pat Goltl, Natural Resources Specialist
2011 Water Projects for the Platte Overappropriated Area Basin Wide Plan and Integrated Management Plans Jennifer J. Schellpeper, IWM Coordinator

Upper Platte Basin-Wide Annual Meeting (July 21, 2011)
Topic Presenter
Integrated Water Management: New Data and Information/Studies Jim Schneider, Ph.D., Deputy Director

Association of Western State Engineers Spring Workshop (May 26, 2011)
Topic Presenter
Conjunctive Management Modeling in Nebraska Doug Hallum, P.G., Integrated Water Management Coordinator

Presentation to Nebraska Game and Parks Commission (February 18, 2011)
Topic Presenter
Platte Program and Nebraska New Depletion Plan Update Jennifer Schellpeper, M.S., Integrated Water Management Coordinator, NeDNR

Modeling Group Presentations, North Platte, NE (October 14, 2010)
Topic Presenter
The Watershed Model Marc Groff, The Flatwater Group
The Surface Water Operations Model John Engel, HDR Inc.
COHYST 2010: A Total Water Budget Approach to Integrated Water Management. Doug Hallum, Department of Natural Resources
Groundwater Model Development for Integrated Water Management Mahesh Pun, Department of Natural Resources

Nebraska Water Law Conference (June 2009)
Topic Presenter
Platte River Recovery Implementation Program: What Does it Mean? Jennifer Schellpeper, M.S., Integrated Water Management Coordinator

Uncategorized Presentations
Topic Presenter
Conjunctive Water Management in the Central Platte Valley Jesse Bradley (March 18, 2010)
Integrated Water Management in the Platte Basin James Schneider (March 2010)
Platte River Recovery Implementation Program

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Jennifer Schellpeper (March 2008)


Compacts, Decrees, and Interstate Agreements

North Platte River Settlement

Platte River Recovery Implementation Program (PRRIP)

South Platte River Settlement


Research

Models and Studies

Blue Basin Model

CENEB Model

COHYST Model

Republican Basin Study

Upper Niobrara-White Model

Western Water Use Model