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 Samples2722674264788221,5991,2671,2671,0691,517800371
Chemistry Tests Completed6,5374,2075,4847,10216,04033,63829,27327,27325,44746,61014,9375,493
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples4,2843,6487,41925,2043,64684,820123,13494,446130,5884,1503,5163,657
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed7,4757,06811,57027,5556,36887,494125,99597,356134,2357,9656,4386,552

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting99540014113728342
Asbestos2200000000000
Environmental Incident5661924412659109607742425017
Oil Field Incident7724343493788106888685666516
Solid Waste559183319229511335555374087
Underground Injection Wells350111021227000
Underground Storage Tank2980001021305910763422
Waste Water Permitting54312167851091197162203615
X-Ray82173300914117648
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting1,015
Asbestos275
Drinking Water391
Environmental Incident315
Oil Field Incident677
SolidWaste1,431
Underground Injection Wells688
Underground Storage Tank873
Waste Water Program3,021
X-Ray707
YearNumber
202073
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.