More State Data
|State environmental agencies often maintain additional information about compliance and enforcement (beyond what is reported to EPA systems). Several states have provided direct links to related Web sites, which are listed by state below. In addition, EPA created a document of links to state enforcement and compliance data.|
|AK | GA | LA | MA | ME | MI | NJ | NC | PA | RI | TX | WV | State Links | ECOS|
Department of Environmental Conservation
The Alaska DEC Web site contains information on its activities, including permitting and regulations.
Environmental Protection Agency
This site offers a variety of compliance and enforcement tools and information, such as local enforcement agencies and legal references.
Dept. of Natural Resources - Environmental Protection Division
This site features detailed information on environmental protection activities, with links to environmental indicators, technical guidance, enforcement orders, and more.
Department of Environmental Quality
The Web site for the LDEQ includes information on rules and regulations, enforcement activities, permits, and more.
Information about Maine
This page explains Maine DEP's role in ECHO and how differences in state and federal terminology should be factored into any conclusions drawn from it.
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
The Massachusetts DEP is a state agency responsible for protecting human health and the environment by ensuring clean air and water, the safe management and disposal of solid and hazardous wastes, the timely cleanup of hazardous waste sites and spills, and the preservation of wetlands and coastal resources. This Web site contains information on the department's programs and describes how to access DEP's files on specific regulated facilities and locations.
Department of Environmental Quality
The DEQ's mission is to drive improvements in environmental quality for the protection of public health and natural resources to benefit current and future generations. This will be accomplished through effective administration of agency programs, providing for the use of innovative strategies, while helping to foster a strong and sustainable economy.
Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Online Reports
This site contains reports on inspections, enforcement actions,
violations, and incidents (complaints) for compliance and enforcement
activity, as well as other department reports for air and water
Mecklenburg County Air Quality
(MCAQ) Web Site
This database houses inspection, enforcement, and permitting information for the facilities regulated in Pennsylvania.
Island Department of Environmental Management Office of Compliance and Inspection
The RIDEM Office of Compliance and Inspection (OC&I) is responsible for the regulatory enforcement activities related to Air, Waste, and Water Resources. The OC&I investigates complaints and suspected violations of environmental laws and regulations relating to: surface water, ground water, freshwater wetlands, individual sewage disposal systems, solid waste, hazardous waste, medical waste and air resources, including visible emissions, odors, fugitive dust, and exterior lead paint removal. This link leads to more detailed information on specific enforcement actions.
Enforcement Report of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
The TCEQ Annual Enforcement Report contains statistical indicators on the enforcement actions for each type of regulatory program in the agency.
|Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Texas state regulatory office.
Department of Environmental Protection
The WVDEP main Web site contains links to a wide variety of data about environmental protection programs in WV. Spatial (GIS) data sets, application forms and instructions, existing facilities, pending applications, and compliance data are examples of environmental information available on this Web site.
|State Enforcement and Compliance Information|
|State Enforcement and Compliance Information Links (pdf, 36kb)
EPA created this document, which links directly to available state environmental data sources. These sources often aren't linked directly from the environmental agency home pages. The document focuses on enforcement data, but other environmental data are included in some cases.
|Environmental Council of States (ECOS)|
|The Environmental Council of the States also maintains a list of links to State Environmental Agencies.|
|If you would like to add a link to this site, or if you have corrections to the "State Enforcement and Compliance Information Links" document, please send a message to ECHO Support.|