nonmetallic mining operations wisconsin

  • Tag mining operations ISU Extension and Outreach Blogs

    In 2021, the Town adopted a Nonmetallic Mining Ordinance that prohibited nonmetallic mining unless a permit was obtained from the Town Board. The plaintiffs, who have all engaged in nonmetallic mining in the past, sought to have the Ordinance declared invalid in the event that they want to engage in nonmetallic mining in the future.

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    Town of Deerfield Nonmetallic Mining Operator's License

    II. Nonmetallic Mining Site Information and Maps. Provide the following (a) A plat of survey or certified survey map(s) and parcel identification number(s) of the property on which the nonmetallic mining operation will be located. A survey of the property can be found in

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  • WI Supreme Court Holds Town's Nonmetallic Mining Ordinance

    May 13, 2021 · The Wisconsin Supreme Court upheld the town's nonmetallic mining ordinance, enacted as a general police power regulation, against a challenge that it was an improperly adopted zoning ordinance. Background on the Town and the Police Power Authority to Adopt the Ordinance The Town of Cooks Valley is an unzoned town located in Chippewa County.

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  • Land & Water Conservation DivisionWashington County, WI

    Long standing concerns over safety and land use issues related to abandoned mining sites were addressed in 1993 when the state legislature adopted Chapter 295 of the Wisconsin State Statutes. This statute required the Department of Natural Resources to establish rules to implement the nonmetallic mining reclamation program.

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  • Public Legal NoticeTC Taylor County, Wisconsin

    Sep 16, 2021 · Rules for nonmetallic mine reclamation are included in NR 135, Wisconsin Administrative Code. The rule is administered by the Taylor County Zoning Department and regulates the reclamation of land disturbed by nonmetallic mining operations that commenced after August 1, 2021.

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  • DNR offers draft non-metallic mining permits for public

    Info and comments. Comments The public has until April 30 to comment on the nonmetallic mining operations permits. Comments may be sent to Jim Bertolacini, WT/3, Wisconsin DNR, 101 S. Webster St

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    MINING AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE TOWN OF AUBURN AND

    D. This Agreement is predicated on DRT's intended operations on the Property as described in the NonMetallic Mining Reclamation Plans submitted by DRT to Chippewa County (the "Reclamation Plan") on February 23, 2021, and the County Nonmetallic Mining Reclamation Permit (the "Reclamation Permit").

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    State of Wisconsin

    1 TOWN OF DUNN, DUNN COUNTY, WISCONSIN ORD. 2021-04 MORATORIUM ORDINANCE FOR NONMETALLIC MINING SECTION 1—TITLE AND PURPOSE The title of this ordinance is the Town of Dunn Ordinance to Impose a Moratorium on the Expansion of Existing and Creation of New Nonmetallic Mining Operations Within the

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  • Regulatory ProgramsOzaukee County, WI Official Website

    Nonmetallic Mining Regulations All nonmetallic mining operations within the county [> 1 acre of disturbance] are also regulated by the county. Please see Chapter NR 135 of the Wisconsin Administrative Code for additional information.

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    CHAPTER XI NONMETALLIC MINING RECLAMATION 11.01

    ordinances or permits not concerning nonmetallic mining reclamation previ- ously adopted pursuant to other Wisconsin law. 11.014 Interpretation. In their interpretation and application, the provisions of this chapter shall be held to be the applicable requirements for nonmetallic mining

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    Nonmetallic Mining Reclamation Ordinance

    A nonmetallic mining reclamation permit issued under this Ordinance shall be transferred to a new owner or operator upon satisfaction of the conditions in Section NR 135.28, Wisconsin Administrative Code. 3.5 Previously Permitted Sites For any nonmetallic mining site which had a reclamation permit previously issued pursuant to

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    ORDINANCE 3-2021 Pierce County, Wisconsin

    A. This Ordinance shall apply to all nonmetallic mining operations and mine sites with the Town of Clifton, except as included in Section 2(B). B. This Ordinance shall not apply to the following nonmetallic mining operations 1. Nonmetallic mining operations in operation prior to June 4, 2021, under the following conditions

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    MINING AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE TOWN OF AUBURN

    A. In 2021, Superior Silica Sands ("Superior") began nonmetallic mining operations in the Town of Auburn ("Town"), Chippewa County, Wisconsin pursuant to a Chippewa County nonmetallic mining permit dated May 6, 2021. The original permitted area was 135 acres. The operations commenced prior to

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    TOWN OF DOVRE Application For Nonmetallic Mining

    A map detailing the location of nonmetallic mining operations of NIS in the Town of Dovre and identifying all adjoining property parcels located within one-half (1/2) mile and ¼ mile of said nonmetallic mining operations is attached as Figure 1-1 (Exhibit B). The legal descriptions of the parcels included in Exhibit B are contained in Attachment C

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    THE TOWN OF GARFIELD, JACKSON COUNTY, WISCONSIN

    (1) This Chapter shall apply to all nonmetallic mining operations and mine sites within the Town of Garfield, except as set forth in sub. (2). (2) This Chapter shall not apply to the following nonmetallic mining operations (a) Excavations or grading by a person solely for domestic or farm use at that person's residence or farm.

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  • NONMETALLIC MINING RECLAMATION PERMIT APPLICATION

    nonmetallic mining reclamation standards established in NR 135.05 through NR 135.15, Wisconsin Administrative CodeThe operator of any nonmetallic mine site shall submit an appl ication that meets the requirements specified below to the Department pri or to beginning operations .

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    NONMETALLIC MINING RECLAMATION PERMIT

    response to ongoing mining operations, and may be refined by the mine Operator to reflect actual conditions. c. All mining and reclamation shall be conducted in compliance with all provisions and standards of the Chippewa County Nonmetallic Mining Reclamation Ordinance and Wisconsin Administrative Code NR135. d.

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  • Sand (silica) mining Mining in Wisconsin state and

    A county's board of supervisors has likely considered the topic of mining, and likely has ordinances regarding nonmetallic mining. One way to find minutes of those discussions, or ordinances, is to search a county's web site for the terms mining, silica, frac, or "industrial sand" (using quotation marks will search those words as a phrase) .

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    Hydrofrac sand in Wisconsin Extension Monroe County

    proven adequate for our largest nonmetallic mines, including some sand mines that have operated for many years. Regulators are having to adjust to permit-ting larger-scale mining operations than they may be accustomed to, but the regulations are the same. For a summary of regulations that apply to nonmetallic

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    NONMETALLIC MINING PERMITS; REGULATION OF USE OF

    Nonmetallic Mining Permits; Nonmetallic Mine Operations in the Town of Dovre THE TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF DOVRE, BARRON COUNTY, WISCONSIN, DOES HEREBY ORDAIN AS FOLLOWS Section One That the following Ordinance be and is hereby adopted. NONMETALLIC MINING PERMITS; REGULATION OF USE OF TOWN HIGHWAYS SECTION 1.

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  • Wisconsin DNR Issues Draft Permits and Study on Non

    Mar 25, 2021 · Wisconsin has released for public comment two new draft permits on non-metallic mining. Under the Wisconsin Pollution Discharge Elimination System (WPDES), the draft permits are intended to eliminate significant environmental impacts of storm water and/or wastewater discharges associated with industrial sand mining and other nonmetallic mining operations or facilities.

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  • 802 NONMETALLIC MINING RECLAMATION Wood County, Wisconsin

    A nonmetallic mining reclamation permit issued under this chapter shall last through operation and reclamation of the nonmetallic mining site, unless suspended or revoked pursuant to sub. 802.32(2), or as limited under Section NR 135.27,

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  • Bill would limit local control of frac sand mining

    Oct 17, 2021 · Sen. Kathleen Vinehout, D-Alma, has introduced bills, which have not advanced, to increase regulatory controls over frac sand operations. In an interview, she called the new bill "another example of legislation happening in Wisconsin in the state Capitol that is being driven by out-of-state corporate interests that takes away local people's ability to protect their health, their safety

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    RDINANCE FOR NON-METALLIC MINING RECLAMATION

    5 (a) Nonmetallic mining at a site or that portion of a site that is subject to permit and reclamation requirements of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

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  • Ordinances/ResolutionsTown of Deerfield Wisconsin

    Town of Deerfield 838 London Road Deerfield, WI 53531 Town Garage 608-764-5615 Clerk Phone 920-240-6700 Email

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  • Forms & PermitsTown of Sumner Barron County, WI

    Nonmetallic Mining permits are required for operations of gravel pits, sand mines or other mineral aggregate or nonmeteallic mineral extraction. See Ordinances 2021-05 and 2021-02; which govern nonmetallic mining operations in the Town. An application form is attached. Click here for the permit application procedures.

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    Evaluating Non-Metallic Mining County Zoning Ordinances

    Non-metallic mining for silica sands has seen a recent boom in the state of Wisconsin. This sand is essential in the process of hydraulic fracturing for natural resources. The process and some local tools for managing the resource were discussed in a previous publication, "Planning and Zoning for Frac Sand Mining." In this publication, we

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    Thomas Rademacher University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Wisconsin Sand and Gravel Mining From 19th Century Gravel Pits to 21st Century Frac Sand Mines Thomas Rademacher Metallic mining has a more flamboyant and colorful history than nonmetallic mining because it inspires images of lawless boom towns, men who strike it rich searching for gold, and environmental damage.

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    CHAPTER 24 NONMETALLIC MINING RECLAMATION

    means a nonmetallic mining reclamation ordinance, including this chapter, that applies to a particular nonmetallic mining site and complies with the requirements of Wis. Adm. Code ch. NR 135, and Subchapter I of Wis. Stat. ch. 295, unless the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is the regulatory authority as defined in Wis. Adm.

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  • UWRF joins study to guide reclamation of frac mines

    UWRF joins study to guide reclamation of frac mines Mining companies, a Wisconsin county and UW-River Falls are teaming up on a $232,000, five-year study probing how the vast tracts of Wisconsin used for nonmetallic mining- including for frac sand- can best be reclaimed.

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    Frequently Asked Questions Regulation of stormwater and

    Program for Nonmetallic Mining OperationsWI-0046515-05 (Nonmetallic Mining GP). It applies to nonmetallic mining operations that use either the dry or wet process. Those processes are described as follows on page 5 of the Nonmetallic Mining GP Fact Sheet

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  • Mining in Wisconsin state and local government documents

    Mining, for metals (such as iron) and for silica sand (frac sand), has become a hot topic in Wisconsin in the last few years. This guide covers mining-related sites from Wisconsin state and county governments. A state agency, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, has the primary responsibility for environmental regulation of metallic

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