Welcome to the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality.

The Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality’s mission is to protect the quality of Nebraska’s environment – our air, land, and water resources. We enforce regulations and provide assistance, but to fully accomplish this vital mission we need your assistance. We encourage you to work with us to ensure future generations can use and enjoy the precious natural resources we enjoy today. More information is available by going to Monthly Metrics, Annual Report and Your Environment .
New Online Permit Applications
Announced by Governor, NDEQ
Nov. 12, 2015 -- Governor Pete Ricketts and NDEQ Director Jim Macy announced the launch of online applications for two types of permits issued by the department.

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