Wisconsin Department of Transportation

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Environmental areas - storm water management

Legal requirements

  • FDM 10-10-2 storm water legal issues
  • TRANS 401 construction site erosion control and storm water management

FDM references

  • FDM 5-10-35 coordination with Coastal Management Program
  • FDM 5-15-5 coordination with Floodplain Zoning Authority
  • FDM Chapter 10 erosion control and storm water quality
  • FDM 10-10-1 introduction to storm water management
  • FDM 10-25-1 storm water quality
  • FDM 10-30-1 storm water management and quality planning (effects of urbanization on water quality)
  • FDM 10-30-5 highway design considerations
  • FDM 10-35-1 best management practices
  • FDM 10-35-5 vegetated swales
  • FDM 10-35-10 filter strips
  • FDM 10-35-15 detention, retention, and infiltration basins
  • FDM 10-40-1 maintenance best management practices (BMPs)
  • FDM 10-40-5 street sweeping
  • FDM 10-40-10 catch basin cleaning
  • FDM 20-10-10 federal natural resource policies and regulations (regulations for controlling certain activities in waters of the United States, guidelines for specification of disposal sites for dredged or fill material)
  • FDM 20-15-1 federal transportation agreements with other federal agencies (DOT/ Department of Army MOU related to the implementation of Section 404 of the Clean Water Act)
  • FDM 20-20-15 state water resource statutes
  • FDM 20-25-1 state natural resource regulations (NR 116 Floodplain Management Program, NR 299 Water Quality Certification)
  • FDM 20-30-1 state agency agreements (WisDOT/WDNR Cooperative Agreement, WisDOT/DATCP cooperative agreement, Wisconsin Coastal Management Program MOU)
  • FDM 21-25-25 Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) floodplain reports (requirements)


References and tools

FHWA information/guidebooks

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Last modified: May 13, 2013

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