Remember to read your flow meters!
Flow meters are a beneficial tool to help manage water use. The Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District (LENRD) requires flow meters on all high capacity irrigation wells.
Each meter must have a totalizer that measures units of acre-inches, and must measure flow rate in units of gallons per minute. Remember to submit your meter readings to the LENRD by December 1st each year.
Making sure your flow meters are working properly benefits both the LENRD and you, the irrigator, and helps to maintain accurate records. It’s the responsibility of producers to be sure that…