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/News---Info/Blog/September-2014/Agriculture-Conservation-Focuses-on-Phosphorus,-Pa Andrew Skwor, PE, CPESC
In our last blog post, we discussed phosphorus as it relates to agriculture.  We cited the Department of Natural Resources’ (DNR) regulation and the Department of Agriculture Trade and Consumer Protection’s (DATCP) rule that control phosphorus in Wisconsin. Let us explain these in further detail for you.

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/News---Info/Blog/September-2014/Agriculture-Conservation-Focuses-on-Phosphorus Andrew Skwor, PE, CPESC
Conservation practices in Wisconsin date back to the early 1930s when the first erosion control project in the country began.  The farming community has been pioneering land conservation for years and Wisconsin has been a leader in the practice.  Protecting our land and water resources was as important in the 1930s as it is today.

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/News---Info/Blog/August-2014/Camouflaged-tank-at-Canal-Park-Protects-Lake-Super Mark Wallis, PE
Where’s the sanitary sewer overflow tank?  The City of Duluth needed to solve a serious sanitary sewer overflow problem and figure out how to camouflage an 8.3-million-gallon tank that is the area of a football field and 30 feet tall.  The tank is hidden in plain sight at Canal Park, a popular tourist area bordering Lake Superior.  This is how they did it!

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/News---Info/Blog/August-2014/Identify-Wetlands-Early-to-Avoid-Project-Delays Jeffrey Anderson, PE
Where are the wetlands?  The Clean Water Act (CWA) has been protecting wetlands for more than 40 years. CWA requires wetland delineation for a variety of projects, from parks and recreational trails to highways, parking lots, driveways and residential developments. Identifying wetlands early in a project is key to avoiding project delays.

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/News---Info/Blog/June-2014/The-Ways-Green-Infrastructure-Can-Benefit-Communit Eric Thompson, PE, CFM
It seems like everybody and everything is adopting the phrase “going green,” but what does that mean for our industry? Green infrastructure is a network of stormwater management practices that can capture and infiltrate rain where it falls, reducing stormwater runoff and improving the health of surrounding waterways. However, can these systems actually help the communities in which they’re built? 

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