The WDNR standard 1062, Ditch Check, has been revised and is available for comment through November 13, 2017. This standard was revised through the Standards Oversight Council Modified Process, including input from a select team of experts.

This technical standard includes minor updating of terminology, references, and figures.

Draft 1062 Standard

Instructions to comment on standards: Submit your comments by midnight Monday, November 13. Keep comments specific and directly related to the standard. You may use comments in the Adobe pdf document, or otherwise indicate the section or line numbers to which your comments refer. Respond in the same order as the sections appear in the draft. If you have general comments applicable to the entire standard please note them as such.

Comments may be submitted by email to or by following the instructions posted on the WDNR website.

WDNR and the Standard Oversight Council revision team will carefully consider all comments before finalizing an updated version of the practice standard.  All comments will receive responses from SOC.

If you have questions about submitting your comments, the public comment period or our process, contact Jennifer Thieme at or 608-441-2677. Thank you for your input.