Water Administration


Lincoln Field Office

245 Fallbrook Blvd., Suite 201
Box C
Lincoln, NE 68521-6729
Telephone: (402) 471-3005
Fax: (402) 471-2900
E-mail: justin.hladik@nebraska.gov



  • Administer surface water uses
  • Safety inspection of dams
  • Operate streamgaging stations and compute streamflow records
  • Mediate water-related conflicts
  • Support administion of the Blue River Compact

Jurisdictional Area

  • Southeast Nebraska (22 counties, 12,600 square miles)
  • Lower Missouri, Lower Platte, Little Blue, Big Blue, Little Nemaha and Big Nemaha rivers and their tributaries and accompanying drainage basins

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