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{{Stategov}}{{TOCnestright}}The '''Iowa Director of Natural Resources''' is a state executive position in the Iowa state government.  The current officeholder is [[Roger Lande]].
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|State =Iowa
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|Office=Director of Natural Resources
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|Office type = Nonpartisan
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|Image =Seal of Iowa.jpg
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|Office website = http://www.iowadnr.gov/
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|Term limits = None
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|Length of term =Serves at the governor's pleasure
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|Selected =Appointed by the governor
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|Current officeholder =Chuck Gipp
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|Officeholder image = Chuck Gipp.jpg
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|Assumed office =  May 31, 2012
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|Compensation = 128,890
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|Last election=
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|Other offices =[[Governor of Iowa|Governor]] • [[Lieutenant Governor of Iowa|Lieutenant Governor]] • [[Iowa Secretary of State|Secretary of State]] • [[Attorney General of Iowa|Attorney General]] • [[Iowa Treasurer of State|Treasurer]] • [[Iowa Auditor of State|Auditor]] • [[Iowa Secretary of Agriculture|Secretary of Agriculture]] • [[Iowa Director of Education|Director of Education]] • [[Iowa Commissioner of Insurance|Insurance Commissioner]] • [[Iowa Director of Natural Resources|Natural Resources Director]] • [[Iowa Commissioner of Labor|Labor Commissioner]] • [[Iowa Utilities Board|Utilities Board]]}}{{TOCnestright}}The '''Iowa Director of Natural Resources''' is a state executive position in the Iowa state government.  The Department of Natural Resources is responsible for conserving and enhancing Iowa’s natural resources.<ref>[http://www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/AboutDNR.aspx ''Iowa DNR'' "About DNR" Accessed February 1, 2013]</ref>
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==Current officeholder==
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The current officeholder is [[Chuck Gipp]].<ref>[http://www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/AboutDNR.aspx ''Iowa Department of Natural Resources'' "About DNR" Accessed February 1, 2013]</ref>
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==Authority==
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==Duties==
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The mission statement of the department is as follows:  "To conserve and enhance our natural resources in cooperation with individuals and organizations to improve the quality of life for Iowans and ensure a legacy for future generations."<ref>[http://www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/AboutDNR.aspx Iowa Department of Natural Resources, About DNR]</ref>
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==Compensation==
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::''See also: [[Compensation of state executive officers]]''
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===2012===
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In 2012, the director of natural resources was paid an estimated [[Compensation of state executive officers|$128,890]]. This figure comes from the [[Council of State Governments]].
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==Contact information==
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'''Central Office:'''<br>
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Wallace State Office Building<br>
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502 E. 9th Street<br>
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Des Moines, IA 50319-0034<br>
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'''Phone:''' (515)281-5918<br>
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'''TTY''' - Use Relay Iowa: (800) 735-2942<br>
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'''For assistance in Spanish:''' (515) 281-4308<br>
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'''Emergency Response:''' (515) 281-8694 (''24 Hour number only for environmental spills'')<br>
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'''TIP (Turn In Poachers):''' (800) 532-2020 (''Only for reporting crimes '')<br>
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*[[Natural Resources Commissioner]]
 
*[[Natural Resources Commissioner]]
*[[Roger Lande]]
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*[[Chuck Gipp]]
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*[[Iowa state executive offices]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
* [http://www.iowadnr.gov/ Iowa Department of Natural Resources]
 
* [http://www.iowadnr.gov/ Iowa Department of Natural Resources]
  
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==References==
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{{Current natural resource commissioners}}
 
{{Current natural resource commissioners}}
{{State executive officers}}
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{{State executive offices}}
 
{{Iowa}}
 
{{Iowa}}
  
 
[[Category:Iowa natural resources commissioner]]
 
[[Category:Iowa natural resources commissioner]]
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[[Category:Iowa state executive offices]]

Revision as of 14:16, 6 May 2013

Iowa Director of Natural Resources
General information
Office Type:  Non-partisan
Office website:  Official Link
Term limits:  None
Structure
Length of term:   Serves at the governor's pleasure
Selection Method:  Appointed by the governor
Current Officeholder

Chuck Gipp.jpg
Name:  Chuck Gipp
Assumed office:  May 31, 2012
Compensation:  $128,890
Other Iowa Executive Offices
GovernorLieutenant GovernorSecretary of StateAttorney GeneralTreasurerAuditorSecretary of AgricultureDirector of EducationInsurance CommissionerNatural Resources DirectorLabor CommissionerUtilities Board
The Iowa Director of Natural Resources is a state executive position in the Iowa state government. The Department of Natural Resources is responsible for conserving and enhancing Iowa’s natural resources.[1]

Current officeholder

The current officeholder is Chuck Gipp.[2]

Authority

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Duties

The mission statement of the department is as follows: "To conserve and enhance our natural resources in cooperation with individuals and organizations to improve the quality of life for Iowans and ensure a legacy for future generations."[3]

Compensation

See also: Compensation of state executive officers

2012

In 2012, the director of natural resources was paid an estimated $128,890. This figure comes from the Council of State Governments.

Contact information

Central Office:
Wallace State Office Building
502 E. 9th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319-0034

Phone: (515)281-5918
TTY - Use Relay Iowa: (800) 735-2942
For assistance in Spanish: (515) 281-4308
Emergency Response: (515) 281-8694 (24 Hour number only for environmental spills)
TIP (Turn In Poachers): (800) 532-2020 (Only for reporting crimes )

See also

External links

References