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Division Wide Calendar

The NNEPA Divison Wide Calendar is a place to find any news on what is happening from a single view. You can filter by department and even program with the upcoming events!

Complaint Form

New and improved Complaint Form for Online usage.

 

This new form will allow you to fill out a form electronically.

Latest News

This sections is for any news happening around the NNEPA division.

Articles can be found here, if you need to search other places, please try the search on the top right!

Air & Toxics

 

Click on the programs to view their respective pages.

Navajo Nation EPA

The Navajo Nation Environmental Protection Agency (NNEPA) was created in 1994, but its enabling legislation's, the Navajo Nation Environmental Protection Act, was not approved by the Navajo Nation Council until April 21, 1995. Before becoming NNEPA, the organization was known first as the Navajo Tribal Environmental Protection Commission, then as the Environmental Protection Administration. The Navajo Nation Council in 1972 recognizing the importance of environmental protection established the initial commission.

The NNEPA organization is subdivided into four departments. Those Departments are: Surface and Ground Water Protection Department, The Waste Regulatory and Compliance Department, The Air and Toxics Department, The Enforcement Department.

Today, NNEPA consists of over sixty-five (65) staff members, with expertise in compliance inspections, permit review and renewal, legislative rule making, criminal enforcement, and environmental review