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United States Department of Agriculture
Natural Resources Conservation Service

2118 W. Park Court, Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217/353-6600 Fax: 217/353-6676 Website:


DATE: October 16, 2009

SUBJECT:  National Engineering Handbook Part 645, Engineering Technical Materials

Purpose:  To distribute revised and new IL-ENG standard drawings

Expiration Date:  Upon receipt.

Explanation: This notice distributes 3 revised and 4 new standard engineering drawings. New drawings include:

  • 5 Foot Chain Link Fence
  • Decommissioning Abandoned Water Wells

A summary of all updates is included on the attached distribution list.

The Illinois NRCS engineering website will be revised to reflect the updated drawings:

Copies of the drawings are included as attachments to this distribution. They may be downloaded from the website as needed.

Filing Instructions:

All holders of Illinois Engineering Drawing binders should:

  1. Replace Numerical Index dated 6/1/2009 with the new Numerical Index (attached), dated 10/1/2009.
  2. Replace Category Index dated 6/1/2009 with the new Category Index (attached), dated 10/1/2009.

Follow instructions on attached distribution listing of new drawings, filing in IL-ENG Drawing binder.

Ruth Book Signature
State Conservation Engineer

DIST: Partner


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EFH-Notice41.pdf  [PDF, 101kb]

Category Drawing Index
10-1-09_dwg_category.pdf (PDF, 25kb)

Drawing Distribution List
10-1-09_New_Revised_Dwgdistr.pdf (PDF, 7kb)

Numerical Drawing Index
10-1-09_dwg_numerical.pdf (PDF, 30kb)

Category List
Category_List.pdf (PDF, 7kb)

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