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 Samples2654203342769078951,4381,375812300189711
Chemistry Tests Completed4,3095,2016,1503,83617,58718,05331,00544,26918,5502,3911,82322,883
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples6,0523,9423,8554,0073,8893,8493,7164,5283,9844,0953,7823,845
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed8,1616,3936,2716,8076,8266,6366,1707,3716,6646,4005,9575,846

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting10355332010141921003
Asbestos11000012330110
Drinking Water15700014717243625700
Environmental Incident440161118155579336839403828
Oil Field Incident932723753701151489910257844847
Solid Waste473181530194872429859223614
Underground Injection Wells24100096213002
Underground Storage Tank327110395524766753452
Waste Water Permitting540134101158988467559437
X-Ray1301421173214163611194
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting998
Asbestos300
Drinking Water410
Environmental Incident320
Oil Field Incident999
SolidWaste1,438
Underground Injection Wells677
Underground Storage Tank880
Waste Water Program4,531
X-Ray709
YearNumber
201892
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.