Every few years the Council conducts a thorough review of the Technical Standards Process Handbook or the Handbook, which serves as a guide for the SOC process. After several months, the Council has released the 5th edition of the Handbook which reflects current operations. View more information and the current publication of the Handbook.
This is a forum only for Permeable Pavement team members to discuss research, questions, and/or draft language related to the standard development. The team divided into the following groups to discuss these sections. Each group will come to the next meeting with proposed changes to these sections and/or list of unanswered questions, needed research. Surface […]
Wisconsin NRCS has completed revisions to several standards and companion documents listed in the Wisconsin Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG). The following waste management standards were revised through the Standards Oversight Council team process. You can find the updated practice standards at the e-FOTG website. Then select, Wisconsin, county, and Section IV for a listing of […]
In August, NRCS and DATCP hosted a series of meetings that presented an overview of the changes to three waste management practice standards: 313 Waste Storage Facility, 629 Waste Treatment, and 634 Waste Transfer. The final standards are expected to be released soon. If you were unable to attend the meetings, you can review the […]
The newly developed Infiltration Trench (1007) standard is now posted to the DNRPost-Construction Standards webpage. The standard was developed to conform to existing stormwater infiltration laws and regulations, including NR 151.12 and Comm 82.365.
The Council has updated the current two-year Technical Standards Process Work Plan based on agency priorities and resource availability. Three ongoing work teams will completed their work and release the standards before the end of the year, and multiple new teams will be convened. The 2011 Accomplishment Report was also completed.