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 Samples2654206306768031,0958691,6541,254300189711
Chemistry Tests Completed4,3095,2016,9449,34415,34721,52216,16323,57614,1682,3911,82322,883
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples6,0523,9423,8553,7284,3734,3423,8754,7064,0554,0953,7823,845
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed8,1616,3936,2715,8066,5066,4535,8077,3026,3286,4005,9575,846

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting7255323176235003
Asbestos4000000021100
Drinking Water1360001342422324100
Environmental Incident307161118144825303713363128
Oil Field Incident902723753709285105119561036446
Solid Waste337151628121340485329422714
Underground Injection Wells320000726113102
Underground Storage Tank38311039483660123611202
Waste Water Permitting37713481690107512937247
X-Ray16014211733192313121214
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting999
Asbestos287
Drinking Water413
Environmental Incident307
Oil Field Incident1,065
SolidWaste1,342
Underground Injection Wells674
Underground Storage Tank878
Waste Water Program4,428
X-Ray699
YearNumber
201846
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.