Office of Environmental Assessment

Contact Information

P.O. Box 4314
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-4314

Phone: (225) 219-5337
Toll Free: 1-866-896-5337


Assistant Secretary

Gary Fulton Jr.

Fulton began his career at LDEQ in 1996, and his positions at the department have all been related to the investigation and remediation of contaminated sites. He is a registered Professional Geoscientist in the state of Louisiana with nearly 30 years of experience in that field.  Fulton began his consulting career in 1989 as a Hydrogeologist, working along the east and gulf coasts from Maryland to Louisiana. He is now the Assistant Secretary for the Office of Environmental Assessment. Fulton oversees the Divisions of Air Planning and Assessment, Water Planning and Assessment, Underground Storage Tank and Remediation.

Fulton has a Bachelor of Science degree in geology from the University of Southern Mississippi.