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Air News

Governor proclaims May as Air Quality Awareness Month 05/01/2017

Gov. John Bel Edwards has declared May Air Quality Awareness Month in Louisiana. Even though the air quality in Louisiana is the best it has been in years, there is still much work to do. May is traditionally the start of ozone season and the proclamation encourages citizens to become familiar with the Air Quality Index, to understand what causes ozone formation and to take voluntary steps to help prevent ozone formation and improve air quality.

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Emergency Declarations

Extension of Seventh Amended Declaration of Emergency 05/01/2017

and Administrative Order in the matter of August 12 Severe Weather Event

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Environmental Update

DISCOVER DEQ - April 2017 E News 05/02/2017

What’s Inside? Governor Edwards proclaims May to be Air Quality Awareness month Message from the Secretary Dr. Brown speaks about VW Settlement at Louisiana Clean Fuels Odyssey Day Event Hornbeck dedicates CNG station 2017 Envirothon held at the LSU Ag Botanic Gardens Water Quality sampling in West Feliciana, Pointe Coupee parishes LDEQ to work with newly formed Louisiana Recycling Coalition Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore provides a pro-environmental service DEQ On The Move Who’s Who At DEQ?

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Public Alerts

Drinking Water Protection Team to hold community meeting Dec. 1 11/18/2016

Drinking Water Protection Program community meeting on Dec. 1 in Mandeville will provide St. Tammany Parish residents with information on drinking water protection.

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Fact Sheets

DEQ's system allows subscribers to get air quality information- real time or predicted 03/16/2016

How do you want to get your air quality information? Do you want to know when an air quality index standard is exceeded in real time? Do you want to know what a certain air quality monitor is reading now? Or do you want to know when an air quality action day is predicted? Now you can get air quality information one way or all three ways

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