Training – 2nd date added for Proprietary Storm Water Filtration!

The November 5 webinar on the new WDNR Technical Standard 1010 for Proprietary Storm Water Filtration Devices for the filled up so we’re hosting a 2nd webinar!  Details are below: Proprietary Storm Water Filtration Devices (WDNR Tech Standard 1010) Wednesday, December 2 10:00-11:00 a.m. Presenter Eric Rortvedt, WDNR Water Resources Engineer, will go over the […]

Training – DNR Prop. Filtration Devices

Please join Wisconsin Land+Water for a webinar to review the new DNR Technical Standard 1010 for Proprietary Storm Water Filtration Devices. These are commercially available flow-through devices to remove storm water pollutants. They are generally below ground chambers with replaceable granular media cartridges or membrane. The potential use and general sizing of these devices to meet […]

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WDNR Technical Standard 1010 Proprietary Storm Water Filtration Devices

The Wisconsin DNR Technical Standard 1010 Proprietary Storm Water Filtration Devices is now available on the WDNR website for storm water post-construction technical standards. The WDNR Technical Standard 1010 Proprietary Storm Water Filtration Devices defines criteria and procedures to determine the reduction in total suspended solids and total phosphorus using proprietary filtration devices.  Development of […]

DATCP 01 Verif. of Depth to Bedrock Available for Comment

Wisconsin DATCP Technical Standard 01 Verification of Depth to Bedrock is available for review and comment until June 22, 2020.  More information on this team and the process is available via the following link:  https://socwisconsin.org/current-work/full-process/01-verification-of-land-features/   *********************************************************************************************************** The Wisconsin DATCP Technical Standard 01 Verification of Depth to Bedrock is a new standard to define the […]

WDNR Tech. Standard 1061 Dewatering Practices for Sediment Control

The WDNR Technical Standard 1061 Dewatering Practices for Sediment Control was recently revised through the Standards Oversight Council Modified Process.  Here is a summary of the major changes from the previous version: Consolidated discharge location based criteria was ; Added criteria for internally drained areas; Added criteria for filter baffles; Added criteria for dewatering wells; Expanded […]

DNR 1010 Proprietary Storm Water Filtration Devices is available for review and comment

The draft Wisconsin DNR Technical Standard 1010 Proprietary Storm Water Filtration Devices is available for review and comment until April 17, 2020. The Wisconsin DNR Technical Standard 1010 Proprietary Storm Water Filtration Devices is a new standard to define criteria and procedures to determine the reduction in total suspended solids and total phosphorus using proprietary […]

2019 Annual Report

The Standards Oversight Council’s 2019 Annual Report is now available!  Click below for a summary of our program accomplishments over the past year: Thanks to all of you who took part in this process in 2019. Your contributions help improve the technical standards and strengthen the program. If you’d like to learn more about SOC […]

New Team Forming – NRCS Stream Restoration Standard Updates

The WI Standards Oversight Council (SOC) is working with NRCS to form a stakeholder team charged with revisiting Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) WI conservation practice standards (CPS) related to stream restoration. Notification for Assembling Technical Standard Work Team for Stream Restoration NRCS and SOC are seeking volunteer technical experts to participate in updating an […]

Open for Comment – WDNR 1061 Dewatering

WDNR Technical Standard 1061 Dewatering is available for review and comment until January 30, 2020.  Information on this standard update, including the draft file for review, is available via the following link:  https://socwisconsin.org/current-work/mod-process/1061-dewatering/ The WDNR Technical Standard 1061 Dewatering is being updated to consider new research and technologies, and solicit input from expert and public […]

2019 Technical Standards Assessment Results Available

Earlier this year, SOC reached out to users of WI technical standards for input to evaluate our process and give technical experts greater opportunity to improve Wisconsin’s technical standards.  SOC conducts this Technical Standards Assessment (TSA) every 2 years.  The input gathered from the TSA is used by the custodians [Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), […]