KEWAUNEE COUNTY: Hanna Manure Storage

Purpose

to cost-share installation of runoff management systems in response to animal waste outflows of nutrients, bacteria and other pathogenic organisms affecting the Kewaunee River and to address violations of the NR 151 Agricultural Performance Standards and Prohibitions relating to: manure storage facilities-new/significant alterations, process wastewater handling, nutrient management, prevention of overflow from manure storage facilities, prevention of unconfined manure piles in water quality management areas, and prevention of direct runoff from a feedlot or stored manure into waters of the state, per the TRM Grant Program Small-Scale Agricultural Application titled Hanna Manure Storage and submitted in 2013.

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NPS Grant
Targeted Runoff - Rural Construction
TK03-31000-14
2014
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Activities & Recommendations
Grant Awarded
This project is a landowner installation of nonpoint source best management practices to contribute to the restoration of Wisconsin?s waters and was funded by the 319 grant. Specifically, the grantee will runoff management systems in response to animal waste outflows of nutrients, bacteria and other pathogenic organisms affecting the Kewaunee River and to address violations of the NR 151 Agricultural Performance Standards and Prohibitions relating to: manure storage facilities-new/significant alterations, process wastewater handling, nutrient management, prevention of overflow from manure storage facilities, prevention of unconfined manure piles in water quality management areas, and prevention of direct runoff from a feedlot or stored manure.
Best Management Practices, Implement
This project is a landowner installation of nonpoint source best management practices to contribute to the restoration of Wisconsin?s waters and was funded by the 319 grant. Specifically, the grantee will implement: a manure storage system, a barnyard runoff control system, roof runoff systems, a waste transfer system, and a milking center waste control system to address the following NR 151 Agricultural Performance Standards and Prohibitions: manure storage facilities-new/significant alterations, process wastewater handling, clean water diversions, and remedy discharges of manure, sediment and phosphorus in runoff.