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For the Public

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Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy

For the Public

We're here to help. You can find multiple reporting systems, contact information, district office locations, and more throughout our website. On this page, you can find resources for complex topics, educational tools, frequently asked questions, and more.

In addition to the content on our website, the general public has access to direct one-on-one assistance or referral to EGLE's network of technical staff by calling 800-662-9278 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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Engage with EGLE

We welcome all Michiganders to engage with EGLE programs, staff, and processes – and value your contributions to protecting Michigan’s public health, air, water, land, and energy resources.

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EGLE produces numerous publications, from technical guidance and compliance assistance documents to answers to frequently asked questions and informative brochures. 

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We offer several services to the public, including drinking water testing, radon testing, and water quality monitoring. 

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Learn About

Get simple information on a number of popular topics, along with helpful resources and related information.

EGLE Classroom

EGLE Classroom

Are you an educator or teacher for grades K‑12? Check out our available resources!

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Grants and Financing

We form partnerships with interested groups and local community organizations to help protect and enhance our environmental quality.

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Through our permitting process, we strive to facilitate environmentally responsible economic growth. The permit process informs Michigan citizens of proposed activities affecting their community.

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We have many forms and templates available.

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State License Search

Search all state licenses to find what you need.

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