Environmental

The Micmac Environmental Health Department is dedicated to protecting and enhancing the health and well-being of the Micmac Tribal Community and environment. To accomplish this goal, the Environmental Health Department offers the following environmental services:

AIR QUALITY

  • Particulate Matter and Air Toxics Monitoring
  • Meteorological Observations
  • Pollen and Mold Spore Counts

DRINKING WATER QUALITY

  • Bacterial Analysis
  • Chemical Analysis (Nitrate, Nitrite, Lead, etc.)
  • Disinfection of Contaminated Wells
  • Well-Head Protection Assistance

INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

  • Carbon Monoxide Monitoring
  • Radon Gas Monitoring
  • Sick Building Syndrome Investigations
  • Home Safety and Health Evaluations
  • Lead-Based Paint and Asbestos Analyses/Inspections

NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

  • Surface Water/Groundwater Monitoring
  • Natural Resource Assesment/Evaluation, & Restoration
  • Geographic Information System (GIS) Mapping

EMERGENCY PLANNING & PREPAREDNESS

  • Spill Response
  • Disaster Preparedness
  • OSHA Hazardous Materials Training

ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION