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 Samples2723152302769078951,4381,375812300699279
Chemistry Tests Completed6,5373,5223,1003,83617,58718,05331,00544,26918,5502,39117,4816,102
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples4,2843,8183,9934,0073,8893,8493,7164,5283,9844,0953,5463,381
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed7,4756,3496,7766,8076,8266,6366,1707,3716,6646,4005,8975,647

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting1015032710142231331
Asbestos9000002330100
Environmental Incident404122022221879336839412822
Oil Field Incident87854646152691489910157854048
Solid Waste5801819521416724211561377262
Underground Injection Wells18001116213003
Underground Storage Tank3103024171724768453462
Waste Water Permitting58593104542891047497622030
X-Ray10159613141536111711
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting994
Asbestos267
Drinking Water405
Environmental Incident346
Oil Field Incident995
SolidWaste1,415
Underground Injection Wells677
Underground Storage Tank879
Waste Water Program4,617
X-Ray702
YearNumber
201932
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.