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 .
NDEQ Invites Public Comment
Regarding VW Settlement Plan

Oct. 20, 2017 -- Nebraska is seeking input from the public on development of Nebraska's plan to use funds provided by the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust. Comments received by Nov. 3 will be considered during development of the draft plan.


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