SOUTH DAKOTA Department of
Environment & Natural Resources

Protecting South Dakota's Tomorrow...Today!
Joe Foss Building
523 E Capitol Ave
Pierre, SD 57501-3182
Contact Us  Field Offices

Ground Water Quality Program

Ground Water Quality Program
Kim McIntosh, Administrator
Lori Snyder, Senior Secretary

Phone (605) 773-3296 - Fax (605) 773-6035


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Compliance Incentive Program
Flood Guide for Storage Tanks
Disinfection of Water Wells

Choose a Ground Water Quality Topic

Manure Management

Sara Title III
Source Water Protection
Spills Reporting
Storage Tanks
Tank Yank Project

UIC Section
Wellhead Protection

Groundwater Protection Area


The Ground Water Quality Program is responsible for managing South Dakota's ground water resources. This includes directing the cleanup of all spills and Superfund projects, regulating above ground and underground storage tanks, overseeing the SARA Title III program, issuing ground water discharge permits, implementing Underground Injection Control program, and helping to protect the ground water resources through the source water assessment and protection program.