Ground Water Protection (North Dakota)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place North Dakota

Applies to States or Provinces North Dakota
Name Ground Water Protection (North Dakota)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator North Dakota State Department of Health
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


North Dakota has a degradation prevention program for groundwater protection, with standards established by the Department of Health. This section addresses groundwater standards, quality monitoring, notification requirements, pollution prevention criteria, and wellhead protection.

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: N.D.C.C. 23-33; N.D.A.C. 33-18