Water Protection Projects and Practices (Iowa)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Iowa|
|Name||Water Protection Projects and Practices (Iowa)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear|
|Program Administrator||Soil and Water Conservation Districts|
This statute calls on soil and water conservation districts to carry out district-wide and multiple-district projects to support water protection practices, including projects to protect the state's groundwater and surface water from point and nonpoint sources of contamination, including but not limited to contamination by agricultural drainage wells, sinkholes, sedimentation, or chemical pollutants.
|Contact Name||Shelli Grapp|
|Department||Iowa Department of Natural Resources|
|Division||Water Quality Bureau|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Iowa Code 161C|