Large Scale Livestock Study Committee


The Large-Scale Livestock Study Committee shall, during the course of the moratorium imposed by this ordinance, research, analyze and synthesize scientific literature regarding the impact of large-scale livestock facilities on groundwater, surface water, and air quality, specifically as those issues apply in Bayfield County.

Moratorium Ordinance

Read the Bayfield County Moratorium on Livestock Facilities Licensing (PDF).

Preliminary Report

Read the Preliminary Report of the Large-Scale Livestock Study Committee (PDF)

Members of Committee

Alex Strachota

Dale Peacock

John Sauer

Bill Bussey

Marco Bichanich

Dee Kittleson

Bucky Jardine

Fred Strand, Chair

James Crandall

Advisory Members

Ben Dufford, County Conservationist

Robert Schierman, Director of Planning & Zoning

Terri Kramolis, Health Director

Jason Fischbach, UW Extension Agriculture Agent

Mark Abeles-Allison, Bayfield County Administrator

Meeting Speakers & Materials

Meeting Packets