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 Samples2722674264788221,5991,2671,2671,0691,212800371
Chemistry Tests Completed6,5374,2075,4847,10216,04033,63829,27327,27325,44723,84714,9375,493
Clinical and Bacteriology Samples4,2843,6487,41925,2043,64684,820123,13494,446130,588157,6213,5163,657
Clinical and Bacteriology Tests Completed7,4757,06811,57027,5556,36887,494125,99597,356134,235160,5386,4386,552

ProgramTotal InspectionsJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Air Permitting103540014133928432
Asbestos3200000000100
Environmental Incident5251924412659109607944192817
Oil Field Incident7824343493788106888585826016
Solid Waste529183319229511345656251987
Underground Injection Wells340111021226000
Underground Storage Tank32000011213059107632612
Waste Water Permitting54112167851101197165232715
X-Ray82173300914118818
ProgramActive Facilities
Air Permitting1,014
Asbestos266
Drinking Water391
Environmental Incident284
Oil Field Incident642
SolidWaste1,438
Underground Injection Wells687
Underground Storage Tank876
Waste Water Program3,035
X-Ray708
YearNumber
202077
201995
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.