The Enviroschool program at the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) is the environmental education outreach arm of the Agency that provides training for communities, businesses, and other organizations on a number of regulatory topics.  The goal of this program is for the attendees to become informed about the environmental regulatory process and to maintain and improve environmental compliance.  These workshops are free and open to the public.  If you are interested, please feel free to register for any of our workshops that are posted below or contact us if you would like additional information.     


Upcoming Webinars


Public Participation

This session will focus on how you can be involved in the regulatory process including: how to receive public notices; making public comments, where to find public notices, public meetings vs. public hearings, and making effective comments.

September 30, 2021, 10:00AM


LDEQ’s New Vision 2021: An Evolving Approach to the TMDL Program

This session will provide an update on Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) related activities planned under LDEQ's New Vision approach. A new long-term vision for assessment, restoration, and protection under the CWA 303(d) Program allows states to identify and prioritize watersheds. The primary goals of this new vision include prioritization, assessment, protection, alternatives, engagement, and integration. The new vision will guide the realization of our clean water goals in a manner that recognizes lessons learned and addresses new challenges with innovative solutions.

October 14, 2021, 10:00AM


The World of Waste

November 9, 2021, 10:00AM


LDEQ's Air Emissions Inventory and Other Air Emissions Data

The Air Quality Assessment and Planning Division is responsible for developing comprehensive criteria and toxic pollutant emissions inventories for the State of Louisiana. Emissions inventory data is used for a variety of planning, regulatory, and reporting purposes both locally and nationally. The webinar will provide an introduction to emissions inventories, a detailed look at Louisiana’s emissions inventory data collection tool, and other air emissions data resources.

December 9, 2021, 10:00AM 

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Want More Training Information?
  • Please visit our EnviroLibrary to view past presentations from Enviroschool sessions. 
  • Please visit LDEQ's YouTube page to view Enviroschool webinar recordings and educational videos on various environmental regulatory topics. 

Contact Enviroschool at enviroschool@la.gov or 225-219-0877

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