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 Samples2654203342769078951,4381,375812300699279
Chemistry Tests Completed4,3095,2016,1503,83617,58718,05331,00544,26918,5502,39117,4816,102
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples6,0523,9423,8554,0073,8893,8493,7164,5283,9844,0953,5463,381
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed8,1616,3936,2716,8076,8266,6366,1707,3716,6646,4005,8975,647

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting10605332010141927131
Asbestos10000012330100
Drinking Water16910014717243636700
Environmental Incident417101118155579336839402821
Oil Field Incident918643753701151489910257854048
Solid Waste570915301948724211461356857
Underground Injection Wells25100096213003
Underground Storage Tank327010395524766753462
Waste Water Permitting60513410115891047497622026
X-Ray13010211732141536111711
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting991
Asbestos302
Drinking Water409
Environmental Incident334
Oil Field Incident959
SolidWaste1,373
Underground Injection Wells677
Underground Storage Tank880
Waste Water Program4,500
X-Ray707
YearNumber
20192
201898
201775
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.