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N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources

NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Water Quality - Public Information

Water Quality

The Division of Water Quality Public Information Office

DWQ Public Information Officer: Susan Massengale
(919) 807-6359
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Get Your Feet Wet

Protecting North Carolina's waters is everyone's business.

Healthy watersheds begin with the choices we make in our homes, our communities and our workplaces. 

Learn more about water quality and become involved with the protection of our state's wetlands, estuaries, streams, rivers, lakes and groundwater aquifers.

 

Learn More

Water You Know! Get the Water Quality basics

Check out waterUknow! University - learn more about wastewater treatment, fish tissue analysis, types of algae found in the state and other interesting information about what the Division of Water Quality does.

Improving Water Quality in Your Own Backyard

What River Basin are You In? Learn more about the health of your watershed through your river basin's Basinwide Water Quality Plan.

DWQ News Releases

  

Get Involved

Water Quality protection starts with local involvement.

Search our Public Calendar for opportunities to attend public hearings, meetings and workshops on water quality issues.

Volunteer for Water Protection - Join a watershed group and work with neighbors and local businesses who share your concerns for water quality protection.

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