Inspection and Enforcement Activities


For the year of 2017 there has been 36 enforcement actions to date with $4,466,200 in penalties assessed and $4,424,975 in penalties collected.


Lab Sample TypeJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Chemistry Samples2654203342769078958691,6541,254300189711
Chemistry Tests Completed4,3095,2016,1503,83617,58718,05316,16323,57614,1682,3911,82322,883
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples6,0523,9423,8554,0073,8893,8493,8754,7064,0554,0953,7823,845
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed8,1616,3936,2716,8076,8266,6365,8077,3026,3286,4005,9575,846

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting6955331075235003
Asbestos4000000021100
Drinking Water81000132272324100
Environmental Incident355161118155570253713363128
Oil Field Incident9557237537011414872119561036546
Solid Waste382181530194662295329412614
Underground Injection Wells320000942113102
Underground Storage Tank35711039542440123611202
Waste Water Permitting45913491148680514337247
X-Ray1381421173113913121214
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting1,002
Asbestos291
Drinking Water412
Environmental Incident313
Oil Field Incident996
SolidWaste1,409
Underground Injection Wells677
Underground Storage Tank879
Waste Water Program4,491
X-Ray700
YearNumber
201869
201776
201679
2015107
2014144
201358
201236
201114

Surface Water Quality Monitoring Portal

North Dakota Surface Water Quality Impairment Status - 2014 Assessed Categories

USGS ND Water Science Center, ND Basin Maps (with links to real-time data for surface water, groundwater and water quality)

Current Air Quality Index (AQI animated) from EPA AIRNow

*Note: Oil field spills less than 1 barrel that were contained on location are not required to be reported.