Destruction or Alteration of a Dam (Iowa)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Iowa


Applies to States or Provinces Iowa
Name Destruction or Alteration of a Dam (Iowa)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small)
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Environmental Protection Commission, Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Primary Website http://coolice.legis.iowa.gov/cool-ice/default.asp?category=billinfo&service=iowacode&input=481A#481A.15


Last Review 2014-09-15


Information Source http://www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/RegulatoryLand/DamSafety.aspx


Summary

Permission from the Environmental Protection Commission is required prior to the removal, destruction, or alteration that results in a lower water level of any existing dam.


Policy Contact

Contact Name Jon Garton
Department Iowa Department Natural Resources and Land Conservation
Division Dam Safety Program



Phone 515-281-6940


Email Jonathan.Garton@dnr.iowa.gov
Website http://www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/RegulatoryLand/DamSafety.aspx


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

Authority 1: Iowa Code 481A.15
Date Enacted 1986

















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