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 .
$1.3 Million Awarded to Recycling,
Litter Cleanup, Education Programs

Jan. 18, 2018 -- NDEQ announced the awarding of $1,306,370 in 53 grants for litter cleanup, recycling and public education programs and activities, through the Litter Reduction and Recycling Grant Program.


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