Learn to Hunt
Report Your Harvest
Quick and easy access to recreational privileges in Iowa, including hunting, fishing, and specialty licenses:
Purchase Your Licenses Online
Iowa's natural resources plates include the state bird and flower, pheasant, eagle, buck and a Brook trout. Support conservation in Iowa by buying a natural resource plate for your vehicle.
Natural Resource Plates
Experience Iowa's natural beauty and all the fun our state parks offer. Make your online reservation for state park cabins, camping sites, shelters and lodges.
Support conservation in Iowa by buying a natural resource plate for your vehicle.
Natural Resource Plates
Iowa DNR Customer Service
Mon - Fri, 8:00am - 4:30pm CST
Submit Online Inquiry
Information / Records Requests
Contact Information by County
Overview of Pre-planning to improve MMP submittal process: Pitching in to Reduce Piles
Following requests to develop an electronic submittal process for manure management plans, DNR hosted a week-long event in December 2016. DNR asked for input from those who create, submit and process about 7,000 plans annually: animal producers, consultants and technical service providers, county staff and DNR staff. Participants provided their perspectives, including advice on how to build an electronic submittal option for the annual short form and how to pay fees electronically.
Look to this page for continual updates as event participants improve forms and work to provide electronic options for producers and consultants.
For those who prefer using paper forms, DNR will continue to process hard copies. See updated form below. Submit paper MMPs using the current process.
Phase 1 – Electronic Short Form – Estimated Availability Spring 2018
For those who choose to submit the short form electronically, the following services will be available:
Handling Manure Management Plans -- Looking for a Better Way
An updated version of the MMP Short Form for Annual Updates (DNR form 542-8162) consolidates the previous short form and the fee form.
Animal Feeding Operations Rule Change Approved:
A rule amendment that allows Manure Management Plan updates and payments to be submitted electronically will become effective on Nov. 15. Learn more about the proposed changes.
Design Event – Hosted December 2016
Learn how to file your eMMP online:
- View Online -