Many of the organizations listed below work with and support the department's mission "... to protect, sustain, and improve a clean and healthful environment to benefit present and future generations." Please visit the links below to access a wide assortment of environmental resources and services. If you'd like to be listed as an affiliated organization, please notify our Public Affairs Coordinator.
The department is providing these links as a service to those looking for environmental information. Inclusion in this list does not constitute any form of endorsement of one firm over another or attest to the quality of work, etc.
US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
EPA is the federal government agency who's mission is to protect human health and to safeguard the natural environment — air, water, and land — upon which life depends. For 30 years, EPA has been working for a cleaner, healthier environment for the American people.
Managed by the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) and supported by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), LGEAN provides environmental management, planning, funding, and regulatory information to local government officials. This organization provides free environmental compliance assistance, a biweekly electronic newsletter, and other tools to keep local governments informed.
Looking for an Environmental Consultant? Search LGEAN's Consultants Directory.
Local officials seeking to hire consultants for environmental services are encouraged to visit the Local Government Environmental Assistance Network's (LGEAN's) directory of environmental consultants. The directory, located on the LGEAN Web site, enables local government officials and other users to identify and contact consultants who perform work in the environmental and geographical area in which they are interested.