Environmental Health

 

Counties Included in the Northeast Central Region:

Benson * Cavalier * Eddy * Pierce * Ramsey * Rolette * Towner

 

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For more Environmental Health information contact:

Candace Carlson, Environmental Health Director

524 4th St. NE, Unit 9, Devils Lake, ND 58301

Direct Line: 701-662-7039 / Health Unit: 701-662-7035

Email: crcarlson@nd.gov

or

Brooke Kirkeide, Environmental Health Practitioner

524 4th St. NE, Unit 9, Devils Lake, ND 58301

Direct Line: 701-662-7082

Email: brkirkeide@nd.gov

 

 

 

****ATTENTION HOMEOWNERS****

Permits are required in the Lake Region District Health Unit area for all On-Site Sewage Treatment Systems (septic systems) installed in Benson, Eddy, Pierce, and Ramsey counties.  Permits are required prior to ANY CONSTRUCTION OR ALTERATION. Permits are required before work on new or existing septic systems can begin. The permit is required for all residences that are not hooked into municipal sewer.  For a permit or additional information contact: Lake Region District Health Unit-Environmental Health Division.

 

Forms & Health Regulations

Licensing, Training & Other Requirements Letter

 

Resources for septic system maintenance and management:

University of Minnesota On-site Sewage Treatment Program - Resources for septic system maintenance and management as well as design information and worksheets.
NDDoH Septic Pumper Program - For information on licensure requirements for septic pumpers and a list of licensed septic pumpers in North Dakota.
NDSU Septic System Publications
EPA Septic Smart - Information and resources for homeowners pertaining to their septic system.
USDA Soil Survey - Soil data and maps
Web Soil Survey - Brochure
NRCS Maps, Data, Mobile Apps
Determining Soil Texture by Feel Flow Chart
Soil Reference Card
Professional Soil Classifiers in North Dakota

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Everything you wanted to know about RADON:

https://www.ndhealth.gov/AQ/IAQ/radon/

 

Diarrhea and Swimming Don't Mix Posters:

http://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/pdf/swimming/resources/2013/can_you_read_8.5X11_508_qr.pdf

http://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/pdf/swimming/resources/2013/toilet_poster_diarrhea_8.5X11_508_qr.pdf

 

Link to: Petting Zoo Handwashing