NRCS has made some minor updates to numerous Wisconsin Conservation Practice Standards (CPS) and Construction Specifications (WCS). Details on the changes are provided in Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG) Notice WI-100.
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 […]
There is a free webinar on DNR Technical Standard 1009 Rain Garden on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 12 noon to 1:00 p.m. The Rain Garden standard was developed through the Wisconsin Standards Oversight Council (SOC) Full Process and published by the Department of Natural Resources in September 2018. This technical standard addresses the design, installation, and […]
The DNR Technical Standard 1062 Ditch Check was recently revised through the Standards Oversight Council Minor Process. Revision to the standard included an update to Figure 2. The final revised standard is now available on the DNR storm water construction technical standards web page.
The DNR technical standard 1052 (Non-Channel Erosion Mat) and standard 1053 (Channel Erosion Mat) have been revised and are available for comment through October 9, 2018. These standards are being revised through the Standards Oversight Council Minor Process. Comments related to these draft documents should be sent to: DNRTechnicalStandards@Wisconsin.gov. Please indicate in the subject line which […]
DNR Conservation Practice Standard 1009 Rain Garden, created through the SOC Modified Process, is now available. The Rain Garden Standard 1009 dated September 2018 was created based on the 2003 “Rain Garden – A How to Manual for Homeowners” (originally created by the UW-Extension and DNR). This manual is also being updated and is expected […]
The new Technical Photo Gallery is designed to share engineering achievements and potential solutions for unique sites. This resource is an opportunity for you to share some of your best work getting conservation on the ground, and learn how others approached novel or challenging situations. Contact information is provided for each project so you can learn […]
WISCONSIN FIELD OFFICE TECHNICAL GUIDE 450-11-TECHNICAL GUIDE FOTG NOTICE WI-78 SUBJECT: WISCONSIN FIELD OFFICE TECHNICAL GUIDE Purpose. Revisions to Wisconsin Conservation Practice Standards and Specifications Explanation of Changes. Section IV: Conservation Practice Standards and Specifications: Access Control (Code 472) – Minor updates to bring the WI standard current. Lighting System Improvement (Code 670) – […]