The division shall establish a water quality initiative in order to assess and reduce
nutrients in this state's watersheds, including subwatersheds and regional watersheds,
and for implementing its responsibilities under the Iowa nutrient reduction strategy. The division shall establish and administer projects to reduce nutrients in surface
waters from nonpoint sources in a scientific, reasonable, and cost-effective manner. The division shall utilize a pragmatic, strategic, and coordinated approach with
the goal of accomplishing reductions over time. To evaluate the progress achieved over time toward the goals of the Iowa nutrient
reduction strategy and the United States environmental protection agency gulf hypoxia
action plan, the baseline condition shall be calculated for the time period from 1980
FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.
Was this helpful?
Response sent, thank you
Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes
A free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.