DOOR COUNTY: Stony Creek Wetlands Closure

Purpose

To cost-share closure of a manure storage unit in response to existing overflows of agricultural runoff containing nutrients, bacteria and other pathogenic organisms affecting adjacent wetlands, Stony Creek, and a Source Water Area for the City of Green Bay drinking water system and to address violations of the NR 151 Agricultural Performance Standards and Prohibitions relating to: manure storage facilities-closure, manure storage facilities-existing failing/leaking, prevention of overflow from manure storage facilities, and prevention of direct runoff from a feedlot or stored manure into waters of the state.

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NPS Grant
Targeted Runoff - Rural Construction
TK05-15000-13C
2013
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Grant Awarded
This project is an installation of nonpoint source best management practices to contribute to the restoration of Wisconsin´┐Żs waters and was funded by the 319 grant. Specifically, the grantee will implement: closure of a manure storage unit in response to existing overflows of agricultural runoff containing nutrients, bacteria and other pathogenic organisms affecting adjacent wetlands, Stony Creek, and a Source Water Area for the City of Green Bay drinking water system and to address violations of the NR 151 Agricultural Performance Standards and Prohibitions relating to: manure storage facilities-closure, manure storage facilities-existing failing/leaking, prevention of overflow from manure storage facilities, and prevention of direct runoff from a feedlot or stored manure.
Runoff Grant - Targeted Runoff Rural
Best Management Practices, Implement
This project is an 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: closure of a manure storage unit in response to existing overflows of agricultural runoff containing nutrients, bacteria and other pathogenic organisms affecting adjacent wetlands, Stony Creek, and a Source Water Area for the City of Green Bay drinking water system and to address violations of the NR 151 Agricultural Performance Standards and Prohibitions relating to: manure storage facilities-closure, manure storage facilities-existing failing/leaking, prevention of overflow from manure storage facilities, and prevention of direct runoff from a feedlot or stored manure.
 
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