Animal Waste Regulations

Graphic of Cow being Milked This county ordinance became effective in 1989. The Animal Waste Management Ordinance was revised on December 16, 1998. It is designed to prevent water pollution by requiring all new manure storage facilities or modifications to existing storage facilities be designed and built according to NRCS technical standards. A landowner is required to obtain a permit from the LWCD on all plans, and, prior to utilization, LWCD staff must inspect the work done.