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 Samples6164116306768031,0958691,6541,254300189711
Chemistry Tests Completed5,8614,7266,9449,34415,34721,52216,16323,57614,1682,3911,82322,883
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples6,0524,3614,3823,7284,3733,8683,6324,7284,5393,9313,9893,997
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed8,1617,8176,5685,8066,5066,1705,6016,9546,9235,9536,1545,981

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting7524780176235003
Asbestos5010000021100
Drinking Water16600023242422324100
Environmental Incident29014834171925303613363127
Oil Field Incident916666062599285104119561036446
Solid Waste395152249234439485228412212
Underground Injection Wells360513226113102
Underground Storage Tank3271001721356012361702
Waste Water Permitting4652311505590107512936247
X-Ray11456352162013121193
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting1,006
Asbestos289
Drinking Water417
Environmental Incident303
Oil Field Incident1,195
SolidWaste1,293
Underground Injection Wells668
Underground Storage Tank877
Waste Water Program4,229
X-Ray695
YearNumber
201778
201680
2015107
2014143
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.