Reclamation Act (Nebraska)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Nebraska

Name Reclamation Act (Nebraska)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Hydroelectric, Natural Gas, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector Local

Program Administrator Nebraska Department of Natural Resources
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


This section establishes Reclamation Districts to conserve, develop, and stabilize supplies of water for domestic, irrigation, power, manufacturing and other beneficial uses. Reclamation Districts are established by petition, which must be signed by the owners of at least 30 percent of the land to be included in the district. The Department of Natural Resources has the authority to approve or deny petitions.

Policy Contact

Department Natural Resources
Address 301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, Nebraska, 68509-4676

Phone 402-471-2363
Fax 402-471-2900

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Neb. Rev. Stat. 46-5xx
Date Enacted 1947