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October 2021
Monday October 25

Monitoring | Regulations | Environmental Protection | Waterways

Second public hearing on permanent rule CR 19-094 (Board Order WY-23-13) to revise chs. NR 102 and 217 relating to processes for waterbody assessments and impaired waters listing

Date: 10/25/2021

Time: 10:00 a.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Kristi Minahan, Kristi.Minahan@wisconsin.gov or 608-266-7055 ​​​​

Details 

This is the second public hearing on permanent rule CR 19-094 (Board Order WY-23-13) to revise chs. NR 102 and 217 relating to processes for waterbody assessments and impaired waters listing, biological thresholds for water quality standards, and biological confirmation of phosphorus impairments.

The public has the opportunity to testify at the hearing. Registration will take place while logging into the virtual hearing or by completing a Hearing Appearance form. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged if you plan to provide spoken comments during the hearing. To pre-register, either use the Zoom link prior to the day of the hearing or download and complete the fillable hearing appearance form and send it to Kristi.Minahan@wisconsin.gov.

Hearing Appearance Form: https://dnr.wi.gov/files/pdf/forms/8300/8300-014.pdf

Public Hearing Notice: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/sites/default/files/topic/Rules/WY2313PublicHearing.pdf

Proposed Permanent Administrative Rules: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/news/input/ProposedPermanent.html

Join this meeting by Zoom.

Join by phone: 312-626-6799; Meeting ID: 884 2299 1103

Published on September 1, 2021 at 2:35 PM

2021-10-25T10:00:00 - 2021-10-25T12:00:00
Wednesday October 27

Monitoring | Wildlife Habitat

Wisconsin CWD Response Plan Review Committee Meeting 3

Date: 10/27/2021

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Curt Rollman, curtis.rollman@wisconsin.gov or 715-450-4215 ​​​​

Details 

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has formed a committee made up of stakeholder organizations, tribal partners and other governmental organizations to conduct the second of three five-year reviews of the state’s 15-year chronic wasting disease (CWD) response plan. Over the course of upcoming meetings, the committee will develop and provide input on the plan’s implementation and actions to consider as it completes this second five-year review.

A panel of technical experts will attend meetings to support the committee’s work. All meetings will be open to the public, and recordings will be posted to the DNR website.

More information on chronic wasting disease is available by visiting the DNR webpage here. For more information on the DNR’s CWD response plan, visit the webpage here.

Join this meeting by Zoom.

Join by phone: 312-626-6799; Meeting ID: 819 2699 5880

Published on September 24, 2021 at 1:45 PM

2021-10-27T08:00:00 - 2021-10-27T12:00:00
Wednesday October 27

Industry | Forest Businesses

BMP Advisory Committee Meeting

Date: 10/27/2021

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Nolan Kriegel, nolan.kriegel@wisconsin.gov or 715-416-2982 ​​​​​

Details 

Discussion around Forestry Best Management Practices for Water Quality and the current events that are impacting the forest industry with regards to water quality.

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Join by phone: 312-626-6799; Meeting ID: 865 2738 1763

 

Published on October 21, 2021 at 2:14 PM

2021-10-27T09:00:00 - 2021-10-27T13:00:00
Wednesday October 27

Environmental Protection | Industry | Environmental Impact Analysis

EDGE Advisors Group Meeting

Date: 10/27/2021

Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Weston Wegener, weston.wegener@wisconsin.gov or 608-284-0908

Details 

The EDGE program incentivizes manufacturers who capitalize on their commitment to sustainability.

The Advisory Team provides input to department staff on the implementation of the EDGE pilot program established under 2017 Wisconsin Act 70. The meeting agenda will be posted on the EDGE webpage. [https://dnr.wi.gov/topic/greentier/EDGE/].

Join this meeting by Zoom.

Join by phone: 312-626-6799; Meeting ID: 879 8565 0587

Published on September 28, 2021 at 8:43 AM

2021-10-27T14:00:00 - 2021-10-27T15:30:00
Thursday October 28

Environmental Protection | Regulations | Landfills

Public hearing on a permanent rule, Board Order WA-17-18, to revise chs. NR 500 to 520 relating to coal combustion residual landfills

Date: 10/28/2021

Time: 2:30 p.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Valerie Joosten, Valerie.Joosten@wisconsin.gov or 920-662-5486

Details 

This is a public hearing on a permanent rule, Board Order WA-17-18, to revise chs. NR 500 to 520 relating to coal combustion residual landfills.

The public has the opportunity to testify at the hearing. To register and join the hearing online or by phone, use the information provided in the public hearing notice. Pre-registration is also available and is strongly encouraged if you plan to provide spoken comments during the hearing. To pre-register, either use the Zoom link or download and complete the fillable Hearing Appearance form and send it to Valerie.Joosten@wisconsin.gov.

Join this meeting by Zoom.

Join by phone: 312-626-6799; Meeting ID: 895 0665 4391

Hearing Appearance Form: https://dnr.wi.gov/files/pdf/forms/8300/8300-014.pdf

Public Hearing Notice: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/sites/default/files/topic/Rules/WA1718PublicHearing.pdf

Proposed Permanent Administrative Rules: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/news/input/ProposedPermanent.html

Published on September 28, 2021 at 8:39 AM

2021-10-28T14:30:00 - 2021-10-28T15:00:00
Friday October 29

Environmental Protection | Monitoring | Public Health | Regulations | Air Emissions

Public hearing on a permanent rule AM-31-19 to revise chs. NR 400, 438 and 484 relating to clarifying and updating air contaminant emissions inventory reporting requirements

Date: 10/29/2021

Time: 2:00 p.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Olivia Salmon, OliviaE.Salmon@wisconsin.gov or 608-264-9219

Details 

This is a public hearing on a permanent rule AM-31-19 to revise chs. NR 400, 438 and 484 relating to clarifying and updating air contaminant emissions inventory reporting requirements.

The public has the opportunity to testify at the hearing. To register and join the hearing online or by phone, use the information provided above. Pre-registration is also available and is strongly encouraged if you plan to provide spoken comments during the hearing. To pre-register, either use the Zoom link above or download and complete the fillable Hearing Appearance form and send it to OliviaE.Salmon@wisconsin.gov.

Join this meeting by Zoom.

Join by phone: 312-626-6799; Meeting ID: 825 7895 1452

Hearing Appearance Form: https://dnr.wi.gov/files/pdf/forms/8300/8300-014.pdf

Public Hearing Notice: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/sites/default/files/topic/Rules/AM3119PublicHearing.pdf

Proposed Permanent Administrative Rules: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/news/input/ProposedPermanent.html

Published on September 21, 2021 at 10:47 AM

2021-10-29T14:00:00 - 2021-10-29T15:00:00
November 2021
Thursday November 4

Environmental Protection | Monitoring | Air Quality

Air Management Study Group

Date: 11/04/2021

Time: 9:00 a.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Craig Czarnecki, craig.czarnecki@wisconsin.gov or 608-267-3137

Details 

The Air Management Study Group serves as a forum for the program to receive input from and provide information to stakeholder organizations. The goal of the study group is to provide the Air Program with constructive feedback on policy and technical issues and to work collaboratively with DNR staff to find workable solutions.

Join this meeting by Zoom.

Join by phone: 312-626-6799; Meeting ID: 858 9729 0742

Published on October 7, 2021 at 8:45 AM

2021-11-04T09:00:00 - 2021-11-04T10:00:00
Thursday November 4

Public Health | Public Input

Public hearing on a permanent rule WA-07-20 to create chapter NR 159 to regulate fire fighting foam that contains certain contaminants

Date: 11/04/2021

Time: 1:00 p.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Jason Lowery, Jason.Lowery@wisconsin.gov or 608-267-7570

Details 

This is a public hearing on a permanent rule WA-07-20 to create chapter NR 159 to regulate fire fighting foam that contains certain contaminants.

The public has the opportunity to testify at the hearing. To register and join the hearing online or by phone, use the information provided below. Pre-registration is also available and is strongly encouraged if you plan to provide spoken comments during the hearing. To pre-register, either use the Zoom link below or download and complete the fillable Hearing Appearance form and send it to Jason.Lowery@wisconsin.gov.

Register and join the hearing on Zoom here.

Join by phone: 312-626-6799; Meeting ID: 892 6837 3553

Hearing Appearance Form: https://dnr.wi.gov/files/pdf/forms/8300/8300-014.pdf

Public Hearing Notice: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/sites/default/files/topic/Rules/WA0720PublicHearing.pdf

Proposed Permanent Administrative Rules: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/news/input/ProposedPermanent.html

Published on September 24, 2021 at 8:38 AM

2021-11-04T13:00:00 - 2021-11-04T14:00:00
Thursday November 4

Regulations | Fishing

Public hearing on an emergency rule EmR2126, Board Order FH-08-21(E), to revise chapter NR 20 relating to Minocqua Chain walleye harvest regulations

Date: 11/04/2021

Time: 2:00 p.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Meredith Penthorn, Meredith.Penthorn@wisconsin.gov or 608-316-0080

Details 

This is a public hearing on an emergency rule EmR2126, Board Order FH-08-21(E), to revise chapter NR 20 relating to Minocqua Chain walleye harvest regulations.

The public has the opportunity to testify at the hearing. Registration will take place at the hearing by completing a Hearing Appearance Form. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged if you plan to provide spoken comments during the hearing. To pre-register, please download and complete the fillable Hearing Appearance Form and send it to Meredith.Penthorn@wisconsin.gov.

Join this meeting by Zoom.

Join by phone: 1-312-626-6799; Meeting ID: 892 4913 1816

Hearing Appearance Form: https://dnr.wi.gov/files/pdf/forms/8300/8300-014.pdf

Public Hearing Notice: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/sites/default/files/topic/Rules/FH0821EPublicHearing.pdf

Proposed Emergency Administrative Rules: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/news/input/ProposedEmergency.html

Published on October 20, 2021 at 8:27 AM

2021-11-04T14:00:00 - 2021-11-04T15:00:00
Thursday November 4

Regulations | Hunt

Public hearing on a permanent rule, Board Order WM-18-20, to revise NR 10 and 45 relating to the 2021 Wildlife Management spring hearing rule related to hunting, trapping, and target shooting

Date: 11/04/2021

Time: 3:00 p.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Scott Karel, ScottR.Karel@wisconsin.gov or 608-206-0222

Details 

This is a public hearing on a permanent rule, Board Order WM-18-20, to revise NR 10 and 45 relating to the 2021 Wildlife Management spring hearing rule related to hunting, trapping and target shooting.

The public has the opportunity to testify at the hearing. Registration will take place at the hearing by completing a Hearing Appearance form. Pre-registration is also available and is strongly encouraged if you plan to provide spoken comments during the hearing. To pre-register, please download and complete the fillable Hearing Appearance form and send it to ScottR.Karel@wisconsin.gov.

Join this meeting by Skype.

Hearing Appearance Form: https://dnr.wi.gov/files/pdf/forms/8300/8300-014.pdf

Public Hearing Notice: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/sites/default/files/topic/Rules/WM1820PublicHearing.pdf

Proposed Permanent Administrative Rules: https://dnr.wisconsin.gov/news/input/ProposedPermanent.html

Published on October 1, 2021 at 9:14 AM

2021-11-04T15:00:00 - 2021-11-04T16:00:00