Wetland Pumping Information
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The locations of wildlife management areas is available at http://outdoornebraska.ne.gov/gisapps/default.asp (select the hunting icon)
Click here for additional information on waterfowl hunting.
Information about U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service waterfowl production areas and pumping is available at (308) 263-3000 or here. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has informed us that due to budget reductions, they will not be able to pump in the fall of 2008 or the spring of 2009.
To learn more about Nebraska's wetlands, please visit www.NebraskaWetlands.com. In addition to our pumping activities, numerous projects have been completed recently to improve our wetlands.
Over the past decade, there has been a tremendous effort to protect, restore, and manage Nebraska's wetlands. Some highlights from the past 10-years are listed below. Millions of dollars have been invested into these projects by numerous partners throughout the state. These partners include landowners, the Conservation Fund, Ducks Unlimited, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, National Park Service, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Natural Resources Districts, Nebraska Environmental Trust, Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality, Nebraska Department of Roads, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, Nebraska Game and Parks Foundation, Pheasants Forever, Platte River Basin Environments, Rainwater Basin Joint Venture, Saline Wetland Conservation Partnership, Sandhills Task Force, The Nature Conservancy, Todd Valley Wetland Foundation, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and many others.