Environmental Health Services

Environmental Health responds to public health nuisance complaints and works with other county departments in resolving ordinance violations.


Protection of Ground Water


Environmental Health is committed to the protection of ground water. We permit and inspect new well construction, sealing of abandoned wells, and the installation of Subsurface Sewage Treatment Systems. (SSTS)

Subsurface Sewage Treatment Systems (SSTS) Resources

AgBMP Loan Program


The Local Government  AgBMP Loan Program helps farmers, agriculture supply business and landowners identify problems and find solutions to water quality issues faced by rural Minnesota including Septic systems.

State Resources


Flood Information


Other Information