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Amended Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order 09/06/2019

In the matter of Natural and Catastrophic Disaster: Tropical Storm Barry

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Emergency Declarations

Amended Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order 09/06/2019

In the matter of Natural and Catastrophic Disaster: Tropical Storm Barry

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News Release

Amended Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order 09/06/2019

In the matter of Natural and Catastrophic Disaster: Tropical Storm Barry

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Environmental Update

Orleans Parish man pleads guilty to illegal disposal of waste tires 01/23/2019

Orleans Parish resident Bryant Joseph Ballard pleaded guilty Friday, Jan. 18, in Orleans Parish Criminal District Court for illegal disposal of waste tires and unauthorized use of a movable.

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Regulations

Lafayette Parish Man Arrested for Knowingly Violating Environmental Permit and Submitting False Reports 03/21/2018

Lafayette Parish Man Arrested for Knowingly Violating Environmental Permit and Submitting False Reports. Today, investigators with the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality’s Criminal Investigation Section arrested a Lafayette Parish man on two felony violations of Louisiana’s Water Control Law and two felony violations of filing false public records.

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Public Alerts

Amended Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order 09/06/2019

In the matter of Natural and Catastrophic Disaster: Tropical Storm Barry

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Fact Sheets

LDEQ encourages securing of household chemicals and items in preparation for Morganza Spillway opening 05/29/2019

The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality encourages residents and business owners in the affected area of the Morganza Spillway to safely secure or remove household chemicals and materials in advance of the Spillway opening June 2.

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Discover DEQ Newsletters

Discover DEQ Newsletter – August 2019 08/30/2019

What's Inside? LDEQ routinely inspects oil and gas operations, LDEQ implements new invoice processing procedure, Message from the Secretary and more!

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EPA APPROVES LOUISIANA'S PLN TO MEET SULPHUR DIOXIDE STANDARD

EPA Approves Lousiana's plan to meet SO2 standards in St. Bernard Parish 05/22/2019 Read More > View Full Category