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DES MOINES – DNR staff work with individuals, businesses and communities to help them protect our natural resources by complying with state and federal laws. This approach is very effective. In the few cases where compliance cannot be achieved, the DNR issues enforcement actions. The following list summarizes recent enforcement actions. Find the entire, original orders on DNR’s website at

Consent Orders A consent order is issued as an alternative to issuing an administrative order. A consent order indicates that the DNR has voluntarily entered into a legally enforceable agreement with the other party.

Clay County
Barry Anderson
Operate facility in compliance with rules and regulations; Develop and Implement Standard Operating Procedure for proper land application of manure; and Pay an administrative penalty in the amount of $2,500.

Madison County 
Max Waldo, Inc
Operate facility in compliance with regulations; Develop and implement a standard operating procedure to ensure the plumbing systems will not fail; and Pay an administrative penalty in the amount of $5,000.