Community & Industry Relations

 

ENVIROSCHOOL

A FRONT-LOADING CONCEPT DEVELOPED BY THE DEQ LEADERSHIP TEAM

EDUCATION + MEANINGFUL PARTICIPATION = COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT  

The Enviroschool program at the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) is the environmental education outreach arm of the Agency that provides training for communities, businesses, and other organizations on a number of regulatory topics.  The goal of this program is for the attendees to become informed about the environmental regulatory process and to maintain and improve environmental compliance.  These workshops are open to the public.  If you are interested, please feel free to register for any of our workshops that are posted below or contact us if you would like additional information.    

2014 SESSIONS

Open Burning Workshop

The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality is sponsoring a free workshop to assist fire departments, municipalities, and the general public with understanding the air quality regulations concerning open burning. This session will give a basic understanding of the regulations, as well as information about open burning do’s and don’ts. All workshops are from 10AM - 12PM.

  • Denham Springs:  June 19th:  Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 5 Building:  8098 Florida Blvd. Denham Springs, LA 70726
  • Gonzales:  June 24th:  Gonzales Public Safety Center:  736 W. Orice Roth Street, Gonzales, LA 70737
  • Mandeville:  June 26th:  St. Tammany Parish Council Chambers:  21490 Koop Drive, Mandeville, LA 70471
  • Lafayette:  July 8th:  Lafayette Utilities System:  1314 Walker Road, Lafayette, LA 70506
  • Baton Rouge:  July 15th:  DEQ HQ Conference Center, Oliver Pollock Room: 602 North 5th Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
  • Lake Charles:  July 16th:  LSU AgCenter, 7101 Gulf Highway, Lake Charles, LA 70607

   

Online Registration  Past Session Materials

Business, Community Outreach, & Incentives Division

Post Office Box 4301

Baton Rouge, LA 70821

Phone:  225-219-3954

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality 602 N. Fifth Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802
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