Oil barrels in the woods
Environmental Enforcement
Hazardous Waste
Soil eroding into a stream
Environmental Enforcement
Erosion
Pile of burning trash
Environmental Enforcement
Open Burning
Trash in a yard
Environmental Enforcement
Roadside Dumping

Enforcement

The Office is staffed by a Director, a Chief Environmental Enforcement Officer and an Administrative Assistant located in Montpelier and seven Environmental Enforcement Officers (EEOs) located within designated geographical districts throughout the state.

These Officers are responsible for the investigation and documentation of any/all alleged violations (including citizen complaints) of Vermont's environmental permits, rules, regulations, and statutes that are under the jurisdiction of DEC, the Department of Forest Parks and Recreation (DFPR), and the Natural Resources Board (NRB).

Online Environmental Violation Report Form