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 Samples2722674264788221,5991,1921,2061,1201,517800371
Chemistry Tests Completed6,5374,2075,4847,10216,04033,63821,24633,87427,56146,61014,9375,493
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples4,2843,6487,41925,2043,64684,8203,8574,0244,0854,1503,5163,657
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed7,4757,06811,57027,5556,36887,4947,3947,3158,2027,9656,4386,552

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting6054001481714142
Asbestos2200000000000
Environmental Incident6201924412659107549851745017
Oil Field Incident889424349378610580132162726516
Solid Waste503183319228481014934444087
Underground Injection Wells270111011201100
Underground Storage Tank214000102232526322922
Waste Water Permitting48112167788481738083615
X-Ray851733009111410648
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting1,016
Asbestos280
Drinking Water395
Environmental Incident357
Oil Field Incident731
SolidWaste1,411
Underground Injection Wells675
Underground Storage Tank873
Waste Water Program2,874
X-Ray708
YearNumber
202053
201994
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.