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Additional Information

2011 Volunteer Stream Monitoring Symposium Resources

A number of people have shared resources and information that we thought would be of interest to those who participated in the Symposium and others interested in the topic of assessing agricultural impacts in your watershed. We have included links and information in the table below.

Gateway site to other DATCP resources listed below (Also includes county directory) Dept. of Agricultural Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP)
Information about Nutrient Management Plans, Standards, etc. DATCP
Manure spreading restriction maps DATCP
Nutrient Management Standard 590 Summary- Two page summary of nutrient management standard and spreading restrictions
Gateway site to some of the other DNR resources listed below Dept. of Natural Resources (DNR) Runoff Managment Section

Preventing Manure Runoff Information (including contacts, spill hotline, etc.)
How to Report a Spill DNR
Manure Response Demonstration Video DNR

DNR Groundwater Retrieval Network

Environmental Analysis Documents DNR
Article: "Hormones from livestock operations may skew fish gender toward males" Environmental Health News
Clean Water Act Trend Map and Annual Noncompliance Report Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Nitrates in Drinking Water EPA
Watershed Academy Webcasts EPA
Phosphorus Behavior in the Environment North Dakota State University

Watershed Advocate Toolkit
River Alliance of Wisconsin
Getting Your Message Out and Raising Money River Alliance of Wisconsin
Your Group CAN Lobby River Alliance of Wisconsin, TRIB (e-newsletter)
2010 Dairy Producer Survey (229 KB pdf file) USDA Agricultural Statistics Service
Wisconsin Agricultural Fact Sheet USDA Economic Research Service
Nutrient Concentrations and Their Relations to Biotic Integrity of Wadeable Streams in WI US Geological Survey (USGS)
Tillage Practices in the Conterminous United States, 1989–2004—Datasets Aggregated by Watershed USGS
Nitrogen-related Fact Sheets (many sources) UW-Extension and University of Rhode Island Cooperative Extension, Extension Volunteer Monitoring Network
Wisconsin Land Use Megatrends: Agriculture UW-Extension and UW-Stevens Point Center for Land Use Education
Discovery Farms UW-Extension
Phosphorus Content of Dairy Rations and Manure Wisconsin Trends 2002-2010 UW-Madison Integrated Pest and Crop Managment "Crop Manager" Newsletter
Tools for Community Outreach UW-Madison Life Science Communications Dept., UW-Extension, River Alliance of Wisconsin, WDNR
Phosphorus and Groundwater: Establishing Links Between Agricultural Use and Transport to Streams USGS Fact Sheet 2012-3004 by Joseph L Domagalski and Henry Johnson


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