The General Non-point Source program offers landowners affordable financing for a variety of water quality projects.

Projects include but are not limited to:

  • Landfill closure
  • Remediation of storage tanks
  • Restoration of wildlife habitat
  • Stream bank stabilization
  • Wetland flood prevention areas

Urban storm water quality best management practices are funded through a separate process.

Must be an owner of record or have long-term control of the property where the project is to be implemented.

Loan Terms

  • Loan amount can be up to 100% of the project costs
  • Minimum loan of $5,000
  • Loan terms can be up to 20 years

To apply contact Patti Cale-Finnegan with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.

Application Information

The City of Ankeny really appreciated being able to use SRF funding for our non-point source project, as well as the guidance provided by the DNR and IFA staff.

Jolee Belzung
Director of Municipal Utilities, Ankeny

Program Contacts
Patti Cale-Finnegan
Iowa Department of Natural Resources
SRF Program Coordinator