Omaha Tribe Holds Cedar Ceremony to Bless Flood Mitigation Reservoir Named in Honor of Chief Big Elk The Papio-Missouri River Natural … Continue reading Big Elk Lake & Portal Recreation Area Officially Open to the PublicRead MORE
Water. Is. Power. The power of water is often underappreciated. In 2019, historic flooding and damage. In 1964, seven lives lost. After the flood of ’64 the Papio NRD went to work, building dams and flood control structures to help protect the citizens we serve and the communities they live in.