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Discover DEQ - ENewsletter June 2015

What's Inside? Litter, litter everywhere - what to do about the problem?; It's moving day for DEQ!; NOLA Brewing Company supports environmental sustainability; UST Division ensures fuel storage tank compliance throughout the state; Spotlight: Jennifer Elee has been helping keep X-rays safe for 22 years; DEQ responds to wastewater odor complaint in Ascension Parish; Louisiana Clean Fuels Gala and conference held in Baton Rouge; Who's Who at DEQ?

    Ascension Parish reschedules July Recycling Road Show

    Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez announced the Ascension Parish Recycling Road Show July date has been rescheduled from July 4 to July 11 because of the Independence Day holiday.

      Environmental Law Enforcement Training Workshop to be held July 15

      An Environmental Law Enforcement Training Workshop will be held Wed., July 15, 2015 from 8:30 to noon at the St. Tammany Parish Council Chambers, 21490 Koop Drive in Mandeville.

      Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order - In the matter of Red River flooding of June 2015

      Discover DEQ - May 2015

      What's Inside? - DEQ and the city of Shreveport work to improve air quality; Volunteers from DEQ participate in canoe trip for McMains Children's Developmental Center; Air Field Services group's work is vital to air quality efforts; DEQ oversees water sampling of crawfish ponds in Acadia Parish; DEQ delivers Hurricane Resource Manuals to parishes for fourth year; Second Line Stages promotes environmentally friendly practices; DEQ hosts information booth at annual 'Greening Day' event at LSU; DEQ On The Move; Who's Who at DEQ?

      Lafourche Parish man sentenced to jail and to pay $50,000 restitution for environmental crime, theft and criminal damage to property

      Yesterday, a Lafourche Parish man, who was arrested in September 2014 by the Criminal Investigation Division of the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality for the illegal discharge of diesel fuel into state waterways, pled guilty to this charge in the 17th Judicial District Court in Thibodaux.

      DEQ delivers 2015 Hurricane Resource Manual to all 64 parishes

      This week, the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality began distributing an updated 2015 Hurricane Resource Manual to all 64 parishes. The manual contains information pertaining to hurricane/emergency recovery assistance as it relates to permitting, debris collection and environmental cleanup resources.

      Amended Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order - Severe Weather Event of April 27, 2015

      DEQ activates Emergency Debris sites in Assumption and Lafourche Parishes

      In response to the severe weather event on April 27 which prompted an Emergency Declaration and Administrative Order, DEQ activates Emergency Debris sites in Assumption and Lafourche Parishes.

      Emergency Declaration and Administrative Order - In the matter of severe weather event April 27,2015

        Discover DEQ - April 2015

        What's Inside?: Environmental Leadership Awards presented at DEQ; Geoscientists and engineers attend ethics course at DEQ headquarters; Joshua Tully, Louisiana Tech University student, receives EPA fellowship; Eagle Scout project connects fishing with recycling; Dillard University takes on the EPA Food Recovery Challenge; DEQ's Ambient Water Quality Monitoring Program - Part 3 of 3: How is water quality data processed and implemented?; WHY?; DEQ On The Move; Who's Who At DEQ?

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