Quick and easy access to recreational privileges in Iowa, including hunting, fishing, and specialty licenses:
Purchase Your Licenses Online
Buy your Hunting and Fishing license online today! We offer multi-year packages and combos for whatever you need to stay licensed.
Support conservation in Iowa by buying a natural resource plate for your vehicle.
Make your online reservation for state park cabins, camping sites and lodges.
Iowa DNR Customer Service
Mon - Fri, 8:00am - 4:30pm CST
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Contact Information by County
Water Summary Update is a quick view of four ways to explain the status of Iowa’s water resources and observes events affecting water supplies. It will be published every two weeks or as conditions significantly change. It is prepared by the Iowa DNR in collaboration with the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, the U.S. Geological Survey, and The Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management Division.
For archived Water Summary Reports, please visit the
State Library of Iowa's website and search for "Water Summary Update."
The Governor’s Office Drought Page
Iowa State University Drought Information and Resources
Iowa Department of Public Safety Burning Ban Map
National Weather Service 8-14 Day Outlook
Temperature and Precipitation Maps
Crop Progress and Condition
USGS Iowa Drought Watch
Drought Q & A from the USGS
Water Conservation Tips
The American Water Works Association’s comprehensive clearinghouse of resources on water conservation, efficiency, and demand management for conservation professionals and the larger water supply community