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Communications Director
Robbie Wilbur


MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Location in Pass Christian 08.27.2015

GULF COAST ECOSYSTEM RESTORATION COUNCIL RELEASES DRAFT INITIAL FUNDED PRIORITIES LIST 08.13.2015

MDEQ TO CONDUCT SURVEY ON LEAF RIVER 07.22.2015

MDEQ Issues Temporary Water Advisory for Josey Creek in Oktibbeha County 07.21.2015

Mississippi Reaches Landmark Agreement in BP Oil Spill Disaster Case 07.02.2015

MDEQ Awards $54,000 Waste Tire Grant to Warren County 06.29.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Charleston 06.29.2015

WaterFest Announced for June 27 Free Conservation Event for Families 06.19.2015

Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Trustees Extend Public Comment Period on the Draft Phase IV Early Restoration Plan to July 6 06.16.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Hattiesburg for HHW Event 06.16.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Quitman County for Illegal Dumping Enforcement 06.16.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Sunflower County for White Goods Collection 06.16.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Jackson County Illegal Dumping Clean Up and HHW Event 06.16.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Alcorn County for HHW Event and Illegal Dumping Enforcement 06.15.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Choctaw County for Illegal Dumping Enforcement 06.15.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Winona for Recycling 06.15.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Yalobusha County for Illegal Dumping Clean Up 06.15.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lamar County for White Goods Collection 06.15.2015

MDEQ Awards $51,500 Waste Tire Grant to Harrison County Utility Authority 06.15.2015

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station in Gulfport No Advisories Across the Coast 06.12.2015

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station in Gulfport One Advisory Still in Effect 06.09.2015

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station in Gulfport Two Advisories Still in Effect 06.06.2015

MDEQ Issues Two Water Contact Advisories for Locations in Gulfport 06.04.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Coahoma County 06.03.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lafayette County 06.03.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Bolivar County 06.03.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Monroe County 06.03.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Hancock County for HHW Event 06.03.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Greenwood 06.03.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Hancock County SWMA 06.03.2015

MDEQ Awards $86,000 Waste Tire Grant to Northeast Mississippi SWA 06.03.2015

MDEQ Awards Two Grants to Stone County 06.03.2015

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory in Gulfport 06.03.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lowndes County 05.28.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tippah County 05.28.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to DeSoto County 05.28.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Marshall County 05.28.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tallahatchie County 05.28.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Washington County 05.28.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Grenada County 05.28.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Forrest County 05.28.2015

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory in Gulfport No Advisories Across the Coast 05.23.2015

MDEQ Lifts Two Water Contact Advisories in Gulfport One Advisory in Effect 05.22.2015

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory in Gulfport Two Other Advisories Also in Effect 05.21.2015

MDEQ Issues Two Water Contact Advisories in Gulfport 05.20.2015

NRDA Public Meeting June 4 in Long Beach 05.20.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Ridgeland 05.18.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tchula 05.18.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Union County 05.14.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Chickasaw County 05.14.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Marion County 05.14.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tishomingo County 05.14.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Benton County 05.14.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lawrence County 05.14.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Pontotoc County 05.14.2015

MDEQ Lifts Two Water Contact Advisories No Advisories in Effect Across the Coast 05.13.2015

MDEQ Lifts Two Water Contact Advisories and One Closure Two Advisories Still in Effect 05.09.2015

MDEQ Issues One Water Contact Advisory Two Advisories Lifted 05.08.2015

MDEQ Issues Two Water Contact Advisories Three Advisories and One Closure Still in Effect 05.07.2015

MDEQ Issues Beach Closure in Biloxi 05.07.2015

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories for Three Locations in Harrison County One Advisory Still in Effect 05.06.2015

MDEQ Lifts Three Water Contact Advisories One Advisory Issued for Station in Gulfport 05.01.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Oktibbeha County 04.29.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Calhoun County 04.29.2015

MDEQ Awards $50,000 Waste Tire Grant to Leflore County 04.29.2015

MDEQ Lifts Two Water Contact Advisories Three Advisories Remain in Effect 04.25.2015

MDEQ Lifts Two Water Contact Advisories Five Advisories Remain in Effect 04.24.2015

MDEQ Awards $80,000 Waste Tire Grant to Three Rivers 04.24.2015

MDEQ Awards $20,000 Waste Tire Grant to Grenada County 04.24.2015

MDEQ Awards $55,000 Waste Tire Grant to Hancock County 04.24.2015

MDEQ Lifts Two Water Contact Advisories Seven Advisories Remain in Effect 04.23.2015

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories for Locations in Harrison County
Four Advisories Lifted 4.22.2015

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories for Locations in Harrison and Jackson Counties 04.18.2015

MDEQ Recognizes 2015 enHance Members 04.16.2015

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station in Gulfport 04.10.2015

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Location in Gulfport 04.09.2015

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Location in Gulfport 04.08.2015

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station in Pass Christian
No Stations Under An Advisory 03.31.2015


MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station in Gulfport
One Station Still Under Advisory 03.27.2015

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Location in Pass Christian
One Advisory Remains 03.26.2015

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station in Biloxi
One Station Still Under Advisory 03.24.2015

DEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station in Gulfport
Two Stations Still Under Advisory 03.21.2015

MDEQ Issues One Water Contact Advisory Two Advisories Remain 03.19.2015

MDEQ and EPA To Host Hercules Public Availability Sessions 03.18.2015

MDEQ Issues One Water Contact Advisory 03.18.2015

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Sunflower County 03.17.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Prentiss County 03.17.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tate County 03.17.2015

MDEQ Issues Two Water Contact Advisories in Harrison County 03.13.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Covington County 02.23.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Canton 02.23.2015

MDEQ To Host Resource Summits Next Week 02.19.2015

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station in Waveland 02.10.2015

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Location in Waveland 02.06.2015

Webinar - February 12, 2015 Energy Savings Opportunities for Mississippi Industries 01.30.2015

2015 Teacher Professional Development Workshops 01.27.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Yalobusha County 01.05.2015

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Carroll County 01.05.2015

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Pine Belt 01.05.2015

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Harrison County for HHW Event 12.15.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Jefferson County 12.15.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Amite County 12.15.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lauderdale County 12.15.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Neshoba County 12.15.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Sharkey County 12.15.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Simpson County 12.15.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Natchez 12.15.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Byram 12.15.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Turtle Creek in Flowood 12.12.2014



MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Town Creek 12.12.2014


MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Walthall County 12.09.2014


MDEQ Awards White Goods Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lamar County 12.09.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Jefferson Davis County 12.04.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Grenada County 12.04.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Richland 12.04.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Coahoma County 12.04.2014


MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to DeSoto County 12.04.2014


MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Panola County 12.04.2014

Irrigation Summit Scheduled for December 10th in Stoneville 12.04.2014


MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Leflore County 11.18.2014


MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Itawamba County 11.18.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Moss Point 11.18.2014


MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Webster County 11.18.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Three Rivers 11.18.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Cleveland for Household Hazardous Waste Event 11.18.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Wayne County 11.18.2014

Governor Bryant Announces Three New Restoration Projects Totaling $28 Million 11.17.2014

Governor’s Task Force to Host Water Conservation Summit 11.14.2014




Mississippi Identifies Priorities for Initial Funding from RESTORE Bucket Two 11.13.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Creek in Pope in Panola County 11.08.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Perry County 11.03.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Walthall County 11.03.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Eubanks Creek 10.31.2014

Ebola Hotline Activated for General Information 10.31.2014

MDEQ to Host Webinars Thursday on RESTORE Project Submissions 10.13.2014


Gov. Bryant Announces Mississippi Phase III Projects Ready to Move Forward 10.03.2014


MDEQ Lifts Beach Closures in Biloxi and Pass Christian
09.11.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Jefferson County 09.11.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Carroll County 09.11.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to South Central 09.11.2014

MDEQ Water Quality Study in Chickasaw County Will Use Red Dye 09.9.2014

MDEQ Issues Beach Closures in Biloxi and Pass Christian 09.08.2014

MDEQ Lifts Beach Closure in Biloxi 09.05.2014

MDEQ Issues Beach Closure in Biloxi 09.03.2014

Gov. Bryant Issues Delta Sustainable Water Resources Task Force Executive Order 08.28.2014

MDEQ Lifts Beach Closure in Biloxi 08.22.2014

MDEQ Issues Beach Closure in Biloxi 08.19.2014

MDEQ Lifts Beach Closure in Bay St. Louis 08.14.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station 10 in Gulfport 08.13.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Warren County 08.12.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Holmes County 08.12.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Leflore County 08.12.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to DeSoto County 08.12.2014

MDEQ Issues Beach Closure in Bay St. Louis 08.11.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory in Harrison County 08.09.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Adams County 08.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Clarke County 08.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Issaquena County 08.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Franklin County 08.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Humphreys County 08.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Monroe County 08.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Simpson County 08.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Vicksburg 08.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Rankin County 08.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Smith County 08.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Tate County 08.06.2014

MDEQ Issues Temporary Advisory for Portion of Baker’s Creek and Tributary 07.25.2014

MDEQ Lifts Beach Closure for Station 12A in Biloxi 7.19.2014

Irrigation Efficiency Field Demonstration: Polyacrylamide (PAM) Tuesday, July 22, 2014 A & J Planting Company, Tunica, MS 07.16.2014

MDEQ Issues Beach Closure in Biloxi 07.15.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lauderdale County 07.14.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Copiah County 07.14.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grants to Jackson 07.14.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grants to Pike County 07.14.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Leake County 07.14.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Clinton 07.14.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Kemper County 07.14.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Amite County 07.14.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Neshoba County 07.14.2014

MDEQ and EPA To Offer Community Air Permitting Workshop 07.07.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station 7A in Long Beach 07.05.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory in Bay St. Louis 07.02.2014

Governor Bryant Names Rikard to Head Department of Environmental Quality 07.02.2014

MDEQ Issues Temporary Advisory for Lac La Buche 07.01.2014

First Voluntary Metering Program Goal Met 6.30.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Three Rivers 06.30.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Ripley 06.30.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Alcorn County 06.30.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories in Hancock and Harrison Counties 06.28.2014

MDEQ Awards $105,000 for New School Buses 06.23.2014

MDEQ Lifts Beach Closure in Gulfport No Stations Under An Advisory 06.20.2014

Mississippi Water Conservation Management Project Announced 06.16.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Harrison County 06.16.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Hancock County 06.16.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grants to Hinds County 06.16.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Clarksdale 06.16.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Washington County 06.16.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for One Station in Gulfport 06.11.2014

MDEQ Issues Beach Closure in Gulfport 06.10.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to DeSoto County 06.09.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Marshall County 06.09.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tippah County 06.09.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Forrest County 06.09.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisories for Two Stations 06.07.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisories for Three Stations 06.06.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Location in Gulfport 06.05.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories 06.03.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Station 14 05.29.2014

MDEQ’s Fisher to Leave Agency This Summer 05.28.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station 10—Gulfport Central Beach 05.24.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisories for Three Stations 05.22.2014

MDEQ Announces Regional Recycling Cooperative Grant Awards Provided to Greenwood, McComb, Natchez, Oxford and Partners 05.22.2014

MDEQ Issues Temporary Advisory for Jump Off Creek 05.21.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station 15 in Jackson County 05.21.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grants to Grenada and Grenada County 05.19.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Choctaw County 05.19.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Benton County 05.19.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Quitman County 05.19.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for One Station in Harrison County 05.17.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories 05.14.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for One Station
No advisories are in effect 05.08.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisories for Three Stations 05.07.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station 4 in Bay St. Louis 05.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Union County 05.05.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Sunflower County 05.05.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory 05.03.2014

MDEQ Offers Debris Guidance
HHW Collection Events to Be Held in Lee and Winston Counties Next Week 05.02.2014

MDEQ Issues Two Water Contact Advisories 05.02.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station 10 in Gulfport 04.26.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for One Station in Harrison County 04.25.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisories for Three Stations Three Others Lifted Earlier Thursday 04.24.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisories for Three Stations 04.24.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tishomingo County 04.21.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Wayne County 04.21.20114

MDEQ Awards Two Grants to Pearl River County 04.21.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories in Hancock and Harrison Counties 04.18.2014

MDEQ Issues Two Water Contact Advisories 04.17.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisories for Two Stations and Closure for One Station
No Stations Under Advisory 04.11.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisories for Two Stations 04.10.2014

MDEQ Issues Two Water Contact Advisories and Lifts Three 04.09.2014

MDEQ Recognizes 2014 enHance Members 04.09.2014

MDEQ Responds to Covington County Tornado Event 04.08.2014

Mississippi Is the First Gulf State to Receive Restoration Planning Money 04.08.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory for Station 7 in Pass Christian 04.05.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Station in Hancock County 04.04.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory 04.03.2014

MDEQ Issues Beach Closure in Pass Christian 04.02.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories 04.02.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Coahoma County 03.31.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Hattiesburg for HHW Event 03.31.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lee County 03.31.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lawrence County 03.31.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Wayne County 03.31.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory 03.22.2014

MDEQ Investigates Oil on Mississippi Barrier Islands 03.21.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory For Location in Hancock County 03.20.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory For Location in Harrison County 03.15.2014

MDEQ Issues Temporary Advisory for Porter Bayou 03.12.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Alcorn County 03.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Harrison County Utility Authority 03.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Hancock County 03.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Clay County 03.04.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Sunflower County 03.04.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory in Ocean Springs 02.28.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Location in Ocean Springs 02.20.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory in Gulfport 02.18.2014

Stanford University Researchers, NOAA Scientists Discover Mechanism of Crude Oil Heart Toxicity 02.13.2014

MDEQ To Host Informational Session and Community Forum for Jackson County Residents 02.12.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Location in Gulfport 02.12.2014

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory 02.08.2014

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory for Location in Waveland 02.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Harrison County for HHW Event 02.03.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lamar County 02.03.2014

MDEQ Awards $90,000 Waste Tire Grant to Golden Triangle 02.03.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Canton 01.13.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Natchez 01.13.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Ridgeland 01.13.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tchula 01.13.2014

MDEQ To Sponsor Environmental Justice Conference 01.10.2014

Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Trustees Extend Gulf Restoration Comment Period to Feb. 19 01.09.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lafayette County 01.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant and Waste Tire Grant to Leflore County 01.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Stone County 01.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Covington County 01.06.2014

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Jackson County 01.06.2014

MDEQ Awards $55,000 Waste Tire Grant to Yalobusha County 01.06.2014

MDEQ Promotes A Green Holiday Season 12.20.2013

Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Trustees Invite Public Comment on $627 Million in Proposed Early Restoration Gulf Projects 12.6.2013

MDEQ Awards $15,000 Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Poplarville 12.2.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Itawamba County 12.2.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tate County 12.2.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Calhoun County 12.2.2013

MDEQ Awards $60,000 Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Three Rivers 12.2.2013

MDEQ Lifts Advisory in Biloxi 11.21.203

MDEQ Awards $25,000 Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Gautier 11.21.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Marion County 11.21.2013

MDEQ Awards $71,900 Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Panola County 11.21.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Prentiss County 11.21.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Potts Camp 11.21.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory For Location in Harrison County 11.20.2013

MDEQ Receives $8.2 million for Gulf Restoration Projects in Mississippi 11.14.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Golden Triangle 11.13.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Cleveland 11.13.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Grenada County 11.13.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Walthall County 11.13.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Yalobusha County 11.13.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Webster County 11.13.2013

MDEQ Announces Mississippi Restoration Projects 11.13.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Coahoma County 11.04.2013

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Carroll County 11.04.2013

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Panola County 11.04.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Jefferson Davis County 11.04.2013

MDEQ Issues Temporary Water Advisory for Section of Pearl River 10.29.2013

MDEQ Lifts Two Temporary Water Advisories 10.23.2013

MDEQ To Announce State of the Art Process For Public Involvement - Restoring The Coast 10.16.2013

GEOLOGIC MAP DAY IN MISSISSIPPI Maps available from MDEQ 10.15.2013

Fisher Appoints Whittington as Director of the Office of Land and Water Resources 10.7.2013

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory 9.24.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory For Location in Harrison County 9.19.2013

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory 8.30.2013

MDEQ Water Quality Study in Scott County Will Use Red Dye 8.26.2013

MDEQ Lifts Closure for Bayou Casotte 8.23.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory For Location in Harrison County 8.22.2013

MDEQ Awards $30,000 Waste Tire Grant to Marshall County 8.20.2013

MDEQ Issues Closure for Bayou Casotte 8.19.2013

MDEQ Lifts Two Water Contact Advisories 8.14.2013

MDEQ Lifts Two Water Contact Advisories 8.13.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories For Two Locations in Harrison County and Jackson County 8.10.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories For Two Locations in Harrison County 8.09.2013

MDEQ Issues Temporary Advisory for Terrapin Skin Creek and Richland Creek in Rankin County 8.01.2013

MDEQ Lifts Temporary Advisory for the Chickasway River and Two Tributaries 7.31.2013

MDEQ Issues Temporary Advisory For Three Mile Creek and Pearl River in Jackson 7.27.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Claiborne County 7.23.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Holmes County 7.23.2013

MDEQ Awards Two Grants to Humphreys County 7.23.2013

MDEQ Water Quality Study in Scott County Will Use Red Dye 7.22.2013

MDEQ Awards Two Grants to Bolivar County 7.15.2013

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Quitman County 7.15.2013

Mississippi Asking for Public Input on Types of Early Restoration Needed in Gulf 7.11.2013

The Mississippi State Department of Health Reports New Cases of Rare Disease 7.10.2013

DEQ Success Story 07.09.2013

Low Oxygen, Algae Cause of Fish Kill 07.01.2013

MDEQ Issues Temporary Advisory for the Chickasway River and Two Tributaries 07.01.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Jefferson County 06.27.2013

MDEQ Awards $54,000 Waste Tire Grant to Warren County 06.27.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Monroe County 06.25.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Harrison County for HHW Program 06.25.2013

MDEQ Lifts Temporary Advisory For Joe’s Bayou and Adjacent Waters in Hancock County 06.21.2013

MDEQ Lifts Beach Closure in Biloxi 06.20.2013

MDEQ Announces Availability of $1 Million for Cooperative Recycling Grants 06.20.2013

MDEQ Issues Beach Closure for Section of Beach in Biloxi 06.17.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Canton 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Winston County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Wilkinson County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Simpson County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Sharkey County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Pike County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Neshoba County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lincoln County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Leake County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Issaquena County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Copiah County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Clarke County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Adams County 06.10.2013

Deepwater Horizon Response Transitions to National Response Center Reporting 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tunica County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Pontotoc County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Alcorn County 06.10.2013

MDEQ Lifts Two Water Contact Advisories in Harrison County 06.05.2013

MDEQ Lifts Three Water Contact Advisories in Harrison County 06.04.2013

MDEQ Lifts Temporary Advisory For Brashear Creek In Ridgeland 06.04.2013

Natural Resource Trustees to Hold Public Meetings on Gulf of Mexico Restoration 06.04.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Choctaw County 06.03.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grants to Pearl River County and Picayune 06.03.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Moss Point 06.03.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories For Two Locations in Harrison County 06.01.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories For Three Locations in Gulfport 05.31.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Marion County 05.29.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Marshall County 05.29.2013

MDEQ Awards $50,000 Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Leflore County 05.29.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tishomingo County 05.29.2013

MDEQ Awards $25,000 Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Olive Branch 05.29.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Winona 05.29.2013

MDEQ Awards $30,000 Waste Tire Grant to Lamar County 05.29.2013

MDEQ Issues Temporary Advisory For Joe’s Bayou and Adjacent Waters in Hancock County 05.28.2013

Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council releases Draft Initial Comprehensive Plan: Restoring the Gulf Coast’s Ecosystem and Economy 05.23.2013

Trudy Fisher Announces Release of Draft Restoration Plan Mississippi Public Engagement Meeting June 11 in Biloxi 05.23.2013

MDEQ Issues Temporary Advisory For Hopson Bayou in Tallahatchie County 05.22.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tippah County 05.16.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lowndes County 05.16.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tupelo 05.16.2013

MDEQ Awards $25,000 Waste Tire Grant to Tunica County 05.16.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Hancock County for HHW Event 05.15.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Quitman County 05.15.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Weir 05.15.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Perry County 05.15.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Benton County 05.15.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Oktibbeha County 05.15.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Chickasaw County 05.15.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to West Point 05.15.2013

MDEQ Issues Temporary Advisory For Brashear Creek In Ridgeland 05.10.2013

MDEQ Lifts One Water Contact Advisory in Harrison County
No Stations Under an Advisory 05.09.2013

MDEQ Lifts Five Water Contact Advisories 05.08.2013

MDEQ Issues Temporary Advisory For Eubanks Creek In Jackson 05.07.2013

MDEQ Lifts A Water Contact Advisory in Hancock County 05.07.2013

Gov. Bryant Announces $69 Million in Gulf Restoration Projects 05.02.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories For Five Locations
One Advisory Lifted 05.01.2013

MDEQ Awards $80,000 Waste Tire Grant to Northeast Mississippi Solid Waste Management Authority 04.30.2013

MDEQ Awards $30,000 Waste Tire Grant to Sunflower County 04.30.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Montgomery County 04.30.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Union County 04.30.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory For One Location in Gulfport
One Advisory Lifted 04.25.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tallahatchie County 04.22.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lamar County 04.22.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory For One Location in Gulfport
Two Other Advisories in Harrison County Remain 04.19.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory For One Location in Harrison County 04.18.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories For Two Locations in Hancock County 04.10.2013

EPA Designates Center of Excellence for Watershed Management at Mississippi State University 04.09.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Yalobusha County 04.03.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Jones County 04.03.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Clay County 04.03.2013

MDEQ Awards $32,000 Waste Tire Grant to Alcorn County 04.03.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to DeSoto County 04.02.2013

MDEQ Awards Two Grants to Jackson County Grants Total $121,000 04.02.2013

High Winds Postpone MDEQ's Tuesday Event for Artificial Reef Enhancement
Event will be rescheduled 03.25.2013

Gov. Bryant to Make Department of Marine Resources Announcement on Gulf Coast 03.25.2013

MDEQ’s Trudy Fisher to Update Restoration Project
Media Availability, Tuesday, March 26 03.22.2013

MDEQ Awards $59,000 Waste Tire Grant to Three Rivers 03.18.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Prentiss County 03.18.2013

MDEQ Awards $50,000 Waste Tire Grant to Leflore County 03.18.2013

MDEQ Lifts Four Water Contact Advisories 03.08.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory For Location 03.07.2013

Gov. Bryant Names Center for Gulf Studies as RESTORE Research Center of Excellence 03.07.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory For Location Two Advisories Lifted 03.07.2013

Gov. Bryant to Make Announcement on Gulf Coast 03.06.2013

MDEQ Lifts Water Contact Advisory For Another Location 03.05.2013

MDEQ Lifts One Water Contact Advisory 03.05.2013

MDEQ Accepts Nine New Members into the enHance Program 03.04.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories For Several Locations 03.02.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories For Two Locations 03.01.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisory For Another Location 03.01.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Holmes County 02.25.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Amite County 02.25.2013

MDEQ Awards $75,000 Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Hinds County 02.25.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Noxubee County 02.25.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Warren County 02.25.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Simpson County 02.25.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories For Three Locations In Hancock County 02.25.2013

MDEQ Lifts Three Water Contact Advisories 02.20.2013

MDEQ Issues Water Contact Advisories For Three Locations 02.15.2013

MDEQ Executive Director Invites Public To Comment On Gulf Restoration 02.14.2013

MDEQ Issues Three Temporary Water Advisories for Areas in Jackson 02.13.2013

MDEQ Awards $60,000 Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Harrison County 02.13.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lee County 02.13.2013

MDEQ Awards Two Grants to Washington County 02.01.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lafayette County 02.01.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Leflore County 02.01.2013

MDEQ Awards Waste Tire Grant to Chickasaw County 02.01.2013
GoCoast 2020 Final Report to be released on Monday in Biloxi 01.25.2013

Signet Maritime Corporation Announces Expansion of Operations in Pascagoula, Miss. 01.15.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Covington County 01.09.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Sunflower County 01.09.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Lawrence County 01.09.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Natchez 01.09.2013

MDEQ Awards Solid Waste Assistance Grant to Tchula 01.09.2013

GOVERNOR PHIL BRYANT ANNOUNCES GOCOAST 2020’s FINAL REPORT 01.28.2013

GoCoast 2020 report shows how RESTORE Act money should be spent

GoCoast 2020's final report released by Gov. Bryant

GoCoast 2020 Commission releases final report (updated)

Transocean Agrees to Plead Guilty to Environmental Crime and Enter Civil Settlement to Resolve U.S. Clean Water Act Penalty Claims from Deepwater Horizon Incident 01.03.2013



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