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 Samples2724203342769078951,4381,375812300699279
Chemistry Tests Completed6,5375,2016,1503,83617,58718,05331,00544,26918,5502,39117,4816,102
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples4,2843,9423,8554,0073,8893,8493,7164,5283,9844,0953,5463,381
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed7,4756,3936,2716,8076,8266,6366,1707,3716,6646,4005,8975,647

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting10750032010142127331
Asbestos10000012330100
Drinking Water226100155262541621500
Environmental Incident430112020155579336839402822
Oil Field Incident923546441701151489910257854048
Solid Waste5841710301948724211461377262
Underground Injection Wells24000096213003
Underground Storage Tank338309395524766753462
Waste Water Permitting61693310115891047497622030
X-Ray113591732141536111711
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting986
Asbestos302
Drinking Water407
Environmental Incident345
Oil Field Incident994
SolidWaste1,395
Underground Injection Wells677
Underground Storage Tank880
Waste Water Program4,501
X-Ray704
YearNumber
201912
201899
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.