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Des Moines Field Office #5, South Central Iowa

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Ted Petersen: Supervisor
7900 Hickman Rd.  Suite 200 
Windsor Heights, IA 50324
Phone: (515) 725-0268
Fax: (515) 725-0218


Field Office #5 serves south central Iowa. They serve as a point of contact for questions about activities and problems related to environmental protection for this portion of the state. The field office staff spend much of their time working with permitted facilities evaluating compliance and providing technical assistance.

If you need to communicate with someone in this office, check the link below to find the areas of specialization for the staff and contact the field office phone number above. There are some programs that are shared with local governments. For example, the counties provide services related to private wells and septic tanks under most circumstances.

Territory map for Field Office #5Counties Served:

Appanoose, Boone, Clarke, Dallas, Decatur, Jasper, Lucas, Madison, Mahaska, Marion, Marshall, Monroe, Polk, Poweshiek, Story, Tama, Warren, Wayne

Field Office Staff

Field Office #5 currently has 13 staff serving in eight major program areas.  Staff also respond to chemical and manure spills and environmental complaints of incidents impacting Iowa's natural resources.  To contact  Field Office 5 staff  call 515-725-0268.