WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-ND), announced today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded a grant totaling $2,578,350 to the North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality (NDDEQ).

These funds are used by NDDEQ to perform delegated program activities, perform quality assurance activities, and maintain regional and national data bases associated with environmental programs. They address clean air, clean water, hazardous and solid waste, drinking water, underground storage tanks, underground injection control, and radon.