2017 October Expansion of Groundwater Irrigated Acres Information



The Upper Elkhorn NRD is taking applications for the expansion of new groundwater irrigated acres during the month of October for the 2018 growing season.    The sign up is not on a first come first served basis; but, on a new ranking criteria based on current water quality and quantity issues within the district.  Applications will be accepted during normal business hours from the landowner or their power of attorney until October 31, 2017 with a minimum application fee of $125 or $5.00 per acre. 


Appointments are recommended for the application process.













Upper Elkhorn NRD Office Hours:  Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM


The Upper Elkhorn NRD will be closed Monday October 9 in observance of Columbus Day.