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NCORPE Manager Kyle Shepherd writes about how the recent Supreme Court decision is a win for the SW Nebraska region and the entire state. 

Republican River Compact Compliance: Overview of the U.S. Supreme Court Ruling

"The court's decision is a victory for common sense, grounded in science..."

Omaha World Herald Editorial, Feb. 27, 2015

The three states have again demonstrated their willingness to cooperate on Republican River matters to benefit their water users.

Water pumped under the NCORPE and Rock Creek augmentation projects, which prevented an irrigation shutdown on more than 300,000 acres in 2014, will get 100 percent credit under an agreement approved in late October by the group that administers the Republican River Compact.

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