WISCONSIN FIELD OFFICE TECHNICAL GUIDE

NOTICE FOTG WI – 70

The following revisions to the Wisconsin FOTG have been posted on the Wisconsin e-FOTG website:

Section IV: Conservation Practice Standards and Specifications:

  • Index
  • Access Road (Code 560)
  • Agrichemical Handling Facility (Code 309)
  • Dust Control on Unpaved Roads and Surfaces (Code 373) – New WI Standard
  • Groundwater Testing (Code 355) – New Name
  • Irrigation System, Tailwater Recovery (Code 447)
  • Irrigation Water Management (Code 449)
  • Monitoring Well (Code 353) – New WI Standard
  • On-Farm Secondary Containment Facility (Code 319) – New WI Standard
  • Stormwater Runoff Control (Code 570)
  • Trails and Walkways (Code 575)
  • Vegetated Treatment Area (Code 635)
  • Watering Facility (Code 614)
  • Water Well (Code 642)
  • Well Decommissioning (Code 351) – New Name
  • Construction Specification 10, Fences

Explanation of Changes/Revisions:

Access Road (Code 560) – The revised Standard incorporates minor changes to the National Standard.  The chart for the location of cross-slope drainage features was modified to include a variety of soil types.

Agrichemical Handling Facility (Code 309) – The revised Standard incorporates minor changes to the National Standard.  The criteria for concrete exposed to agrichemicals were updated.

Dust Control on Unpaved Roads and Surfaces (Code 373) – The National Standard was added to the FOTG since it is referenced in other revised Standards.

Groundwater Testing (Code 355) – The National Standard title was changed from “Well Water Testing” to reflect that the practice can be used to test water from b