NRCS has recently updated content on their Engineering webpage, including manuals, standard drawings, spreadsheets, and the Engineering Field Handbook.  Questions regarding Wisconsin Engineering may be referred to John Ramsden at 608-662-4422, extension 234, or Scott Mueller at 608-662-4422, extension 265.

  • Wisconsin Quality Assurance Plans were re-titled (From Inspection Plans to Quality Assurance Plans) and modified to include the following statement.  Document installed quantities (payment units) of the practices.  Financial assistance programs may have payment units different than the e-FOTG conservation practice standards reporting units. There are templates that need to be adopted to specific projects by the project designer.


  • Wisconsin Standard Drawings
    • The book of Wisconsin Engineering Standard Drawings has been modified to an updated electronic version and posted to the Wisconsin NRCS web site.
    • Modified drawings:
Drawing Title Changes Date
710 Introduced Species Seeding Establishment Updated to match 342 Standard 11/13
711 Native Species Seeding Establishment Drawing 711 was also removed
934 Log Deflector Fixed Cross Section View