About Us

Agency Overview
The Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality was created pursuant to passage of the Nebraska Environmental Protection Act in 1971. Although the Department has grown and been given additional responsibilities over the years, its ongoing mission has remained the same - the protection of Nebraska’s air, land and water resources. Presently, the Agency is authorized a staffing level of 215 full-time employees.
Organizational chart
High level diagram of the organizational structure.

Office Information
Addresses and phone numbers of NDEQ offices.

Who to call - topical directory
Topical listing of agency names and phone numbers

Agency annual report
Most recent available annual report to the Legislature.