Sample Ordinances and Moratoriums

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Moratoriums

Bayfield County: http://www.bayfieldcounty.org/DocumentCenter/View/2847

Douglas County: http://www.douglascountywi.org/DocumentCenter/View/5077

Iron County: http://www.co.iron.wi.gov/docview.asp?docid=18352&locid=180

Dunn County: http://www.co.dunn.wi.us/vertical/Sites/%7BD750D8EC-F485-41AF-8057-2CE69E2B175A%7D/uploads/028-1009-03-010.pdf

Green County: click here

Town of York, Green County: http://www.townofyork.org/download/ordinances/Moratorium-Livestock-Facilities-Ordinance-16-01.pdf

Town of Sylvester, Green County: greencdf.org/2015/09/what-are-the-laws/

Manure Spreading, Pipelines, Storage and Transport

Town of Decatur Manure Transport and Application: greencdf.org/2015/09/what-are-the-laws/

Town of Sylvester Center Pivot Irrigation Ordinance: greencdf.org/2015/09/what-are-the-laws/

Town of Sylvester Animal Waste Transport Ordinance: greencdf.org/2015/09/what-are-the-laws/

Door County Model Land Lease: http://map.co.door.wi.us/swcd/

Bayfield County Animal Manure and Center Pivot Irrigation Ordinance: http://www.bayfieldcounty.org/documentcenter/view/3591

Bayfield County South Fish Creek Manure Management and Storage Ordinance (rejected by DNR and appealed by Bayfield County): https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/2975497/Bayfield-County-South-Fish-Creek-Watershed.pdf

Town of Saratoga, Wood County Center Pivot Irrigation Ordinance: http://www.saratogawisconsin.org/dbfiles/center%20pivot.pdf

Town of Saratoga, Wood County Manure Storage Ordinance (gives town inspection authority to protect public heath and safety): http://www.saratogawisconsin.org/dbfiles/manure.doc00617220170126124236.pdf

Center Pivot Ordinance -- PDF

Weight Limit Ordinance -- PDF

Agricultural Waste and Process Wastewater Irrigation Ordinance -- PDF

Wellhead and Source Water Protection Ordinances

City of Bayfield, Bayfield County: http://www.ecode360.com/12045676

Chippewa County: http://www.co.chippewa.wi.us/home/showdocument?id=250

Town of Little Black, Taylor County 

Town of Stetsonville Wellhead Protection Ordinance 

Town of Menomonie, Dunn County Groundwater Recharge Protection Overlay Ordinance:
http://www.townofmenomonie.org/resources/GroundWaterOrd.April.11.2013.pdf

Public Health and Groundwater Protection Ordinances

Town of Saratoga, Wood County Livestock Operation Ordinance: http://www.saratogawisconsin.org/dbfiles/livestock.doc00599220161130193946.pdf

Kewaunee County Public Health and Groundwater Protection Ordinance: http://cherrylan.kewauneeco.org/FTP/ordinances/Chapter30.pdf

Bayfield County Large-Scale Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations Ordinance: http://www.bayfieldcounty.org/DocumentCenter/View/3599

Bayfield County Human Health Hazards Ordinance: https://wi-bayfieldcounty.civicplus.com/DocumentCenter/View/4799

Bayfield County South Fish Creek Manure Management and Storage Ordinance

Town of Sylvester, Green County Amended Ordinance for Licensing Livestock Facilities & Adopting Additional Standards (rejected by DATCP in summer 2016): https://greencdf.org/2015/09/what-are-the-laws/

Waushara County Groundwater Protection Overlay District:
https://www.municode.com/library/wi/waushara_county/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=COOR_CH58ZO_ARTIVDIZOMA_DIV6GWGRPROVDI

Livestock Facility Licensing Ordinance - link to Code of Ordinances for Town of Casco, Kewaunee County, Wisconsin - see Chapter 11, Page 207.

Public Nuisance Ordinance -- PDF

Other Useful Links

Socially Responsible Agriculture Project Kewaunee RAP Sheets:  http://sraproject.org/pdfs/SRAP_rapsheet_2015.pdf

Bayfield County LSLSC Findings of Fact: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/54b41cc9e4b0c1081671754d/t/56a7900469a91a83ae9732a8/1453821959804/LSLSC+Final+Report.pdf

Bayfield County LSLSC Presentation Series: https://bayfield.uwex.edu/2015/07/08/bayfield-county-large-scale-livestock-study-committee-presentation-series/

Source Water Protection Information: https://www.epa.gov/sourcewaterprotection

Safe Drinking Water Act 1431 (page 4):  http://files.ctctcdn.com/02fddd42301/a55d1fc2-c66b-4fac-b490-bbbfc74dc0a1.pdf?ver=1464298112000

Property Tax Assessment Lowered Because of CAFO: http://www.thecountrytoday.com/front-page/2016/11/14/Tax-assessment-lowered-due-to-proximity-to-hog-farm-nbsp.html

2016 Legislative Audit Bureau Report on the DNR's Wastewater Permitting and Enforcementhttps://legis.wisconsin.gov/lab/reports/16-6full.pdf

Expired CAFO WPDES Permits as of March 2017: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1nreuP5vNNeisyd8SqRFUGjBVUJwaaYrTguCY-4PPSU8/edit?usp=sharing

Door County Conservation Farmland Lease

Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement Article 6 Notification of CAFOs in the Great Lakes Basin (for more information, click here)