Best Management Practices
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It takes a little time to adjust to winter driving after the first snowfall. Stay safe on the roads this
Anti-Icing: The Stripes That Keep You Safe | Download as a Word Document
How Does Salt Melt Snow and Ice? | Download as a Word Document
Where Do Fish Go in the Winter? | Download as a Word Document
Salt Scatter Cups, Bumper Stickers, and Truck Magnets
We have materials to distribute to residents (such as salt scatter cups) and to use on winter maintenance vehicles (bumper stickers and truck magnets). These items are free for due-paying members and available for purchase to non-members. Please contact us if you would like to order these materials.
The Clear Roads research program brings together transportation professionals and researchers from around the country to drive innovation in the field of winter maintenance. Their site highlights events across the nation and often shares the latest research on winter management.
The Salt Institute is a North American based, non-profit trade association dedicated to advocating the many benefits of salt, particularly to ensure winter roadway safety, quality water and healthy nutrition.
A source for many publications related to snow and ice including anti-icing, dicing and winter maintenance.
WI Salt Wise is a coalition of organizations from across Dane County, WI working together to reduce salt pollution in lakes, streams and drinking water. Their primary goals are to: educate residents, leaders and winter maintenance professionals on salt pollution and solutions, provide training and promote best practices to reduce salt pollution and recognize contractors committed to using the right amount of salt for conditions.