Inspection and Enforcement Activities


For the year of 2020 there has been 266 enforcement actions to date with $830,446 in penalties assessed and $442,346 in penalties collected.


Lab Sample TypeJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Chemistry Samples2862714264788221,5991,2671,2671,0691,212585316
Chemistry Tests Completed6,6253,5075,4847,10216,04033,63829,27327,27325,44723,84710,6438,115
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples88,08473,9327,41925,2043,64684,820123,13494,446130,588157,621154,179126,139
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed90,88876,73411,57027,5556,36887,494125,99597,356134,235160,538156,539129,209

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting92000014133928430
Asbestos1000000000100
Environmental Incident44915062227109607945182741
Oil Field Incident72333110578113888590837166
Solid Waste5933334492335521345759315036
Underground Injection Wells391113121226010
Underground Storage Tank375001281730591157438121
Waste Water Permitting5478872479110119716523294
X-Ray67100009141110958
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting1,014
Asbestos252
Drinking Water384
Environmental Incident163
Oil Field Incident316
SolidWaste1,441
Underground Injection Wells683
Underground Storage Tank880
Waste Water Program2,990
X-Ray709
YearNumber
202121
202082
201995
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.