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 Samples2654203342769078951,4381,6541,254300189711
Chemistry Tests Completed4,3095,2016,1503,83617,58718,05331,00523,57614,1682,3911,82322,883
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples6,0523,9423,8554,0073,8893,8493,7164,7064,0554,0953,7823,845
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed8,1616,3936,2716,8076,8266,6366,1707,3026,3286,4005,9575,846

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting735533161013123003
Asbestos1000000000100
Drinking Water260001323214100
Environmental Incident413161118155578336725363128
Oil Field Incident9647237537011514999102511046547
Solid Waste412181530194869385539412614
Underground Injection Wells23000094214102
Underground Storage Tank3171103955247663441202
Waste Water Permitting47213491158686465437247
X-Ray1421421173214163621214
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting996
Asbestos309
Drinking Water411
Environmental Incident325
Oil Field Incident1,009
SolidWaste1,424
Underground Injection Wells677
Underground Storage Tank877
Waste Water Program4,515
X-Ray703
YearNumber
201884
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.