Soil Conservation Districts Law (Iowa)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Iowa|
|Name||Soil Conservation Districts Law (Iowa)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Program Administrator||Soil and Water Conservation Division, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship|
|Applicable Jurisdiction|| Opt-in: Local soil and water conservation districts (https://idals.iowa.gov/FARMS/index.php/districtMap) can develop their own conservation plans.
| Last Substantive Modification
This legislation establishes a soil and water conservation division within the Iowa Department of Agriculture, as well as local soil and water conservation districts. The regulations accompanying the legislation call on the districts to develop their own soil and water conservation plans. The Soil and Water Conservation Division will also develop a state conservation plan to protect soil and water resources.
|Department||Iowa Department of Natural Resources|
|Address||Wallace State Office Building|
|Address 2||502 East 9th Street|
|Place||Des Moines, Iowa|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:|| Iowa 455B.134
|Authority 2:|| Iowa Rules 27.22