Twelve Wisconsin practice standards have been revised by the Wisconsin NRCS office. The following twelve practice standards will be open for public comment for two weeks from Wednesday, December 19th to Wednesday, January 2nd. Instructions to comment on standards: Submit comments using the “Leave a Comment” link to the left or the comment section at the […]
WISCONSIN FIELD OFFICE TECHNICAL GUIDE NOTICE FOTG WI-59 The following revisions to the Wisconsin FOTG have been posted on the Wisconsin e-FOTG website: Section IV Wisconsin CPPS and EQIP Practice Lifespan Index Standard 575, Animal Trails and Walkways Construction Specification 300, Clay Liner Explanation of Changes/Revisions: The Practice Lifespan for Wisconsin CPPS and EQIP has […]
The Wisconsin NRCS office will be reviewing the current Wisconsin NRCS 590 Nutrient Management Conservation Practice Standard (09/05) and/or companion documents to comply with the recently updated NRCS National 590 Nutrient Management Conservation Practice Standard (01/12). We are seeking 8 – 12 individuals with technical expertise and diverse representation to participate on the 590 Revision […]
The Wisconsin NRCS office is charged with updating the current Wisconsin NRCS 590 Nutrient Management Conservation Practice Standard (09/05) with the recently updated NRCS National 590 Nutrient Management Conservation Practice Standard (01/12). NRCS has worked with multiple partners in defining the scope of the Wisconsin NRCS 590 Nutrient Management Revision team. View the DRAFT team […]
The Permeable Pavement team, charged with developing a new DNR permeable pavement standard, is meeting on Friday, November 9th from 9:30-3:30pm at the Dane County Land Conservation Department, 1 Fen Oak Drive, Madison, WI 53718. View the agenda.
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.
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.