Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO)

Provided below are links to Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation permit related information.  The downloadable documents are available in PDF format.

CAFO General Permit

General Information

New MiWaters Permitting System & Training

CAFO Guidance Documents

CAFO Staff

Complying as a CAFO, Part II Guidebook


Helpful Links

If you have an questions or concerns relating to the CAFO program, please contact:

Mr. Mike Bitondo

Complaints regarding discharges or other environmental problems should be directed to the appropriate district office for the county where the problem exists. District office contact information can be found here:,4561,7-135-3306_3329-12306--,00.html. You may also call the 24 hour Pollution Emergency Alert System (PEAS) at: 800-292-4706 especially if the situation is an environmental emergency or the complaint needs to be made outside normal business hours.