Fifth Edition of Handbook Released

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.

Permeable Pavement Team Forum

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 […]

Updated NRCS Conservation Practice Standards

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 […]

Revised Work Plan and 2011 Accomplishment Report

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.