Part 515 – Environmental
Quality Incentives Program
J – Conservation Practice and Technical Assistance Payments
Establishing Cost Share and Incentive Payments
G. Eligible Costs – (1.) Heavy
Area Use Protection Policy for New and Existing Waste Storage Structures
(xviii) Delaware Policy
Requiring Heavy Use Area Protection (HUAP) (#561) on new and existing Waste
Storage Facilities (#313).
When producers request
financial assistance on Heavy Use Area Protection (HUAP) (#561) for poultry
house entrances, they are required to install a HUAP on any existing Waste
Storage Structure where manure from those houses will be stored.
If a producer requests the
maximum number of pads allowed for financial assistance in a program year, they
will be granted financial assistance for the additional HUAP(s) for the
entrance(s) to the Waste Storage Structure(s).
HUAP will be required at the
entrance of any newly constructed Waste Storage Facility.
This policy only applies to
roofed Waste Storage Structures.