Environmental Health


Counties Included in the Northeast Central Region:

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


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


Brooke Kirkeide, Environmental Health Practitioner

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

Direct Line: 701-662-7082

Email: brkirkeide@nd.gov





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.


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