New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

The mission of the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services is to help sustain a high quality of life for all citizens by protecting and restoring the environment and public health in New Hampshire.

The protection and wise management of the state of New Hampshire’s environment are the important goals of the NH Department of Environmental Services (DES). The department’s responsibilities range from ensuring high levels of water quality for water supplies, ecological balance, and recreational benefits, to regulating the emissions of air pollutants, to fostering the proper management of municipal and industrial waste, to managing water resources for future generations.

NHBSR 2018 Sustainability Slam