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Environmental Health

Body Art and Tattoo Facilities I Child Care and Group Home Facilities I Non-Community Water Supply
On-site Sewage Treatment Systems (OSTS) I Public and Semi-Public Swimming Facilities
Food Service Facilities I School Facilities I Tanning Facilities


The mission of the Environmental Health Division is to protect human health and the environment through prevention of disease, injury, and illness by the promotion of scientific evidence based practices and education.


Central Valley Health provides environmental health services and education in Southeast Central North Dakota for the following counties: Barnes, Dickey, Foster, LaMoure, Logan, McIntosh, Stutsman, and Wells.

511 3rd Ave. NW
Ashley, ND 58413
Phone 701-288-3957
Fax 701-288-3957

AdministratorDirector of Nursing
Cheryl Reis SchillingJessica Forsman


All licensed facility inspections completed by CVHD are a matter of public record. Please complete the Open Records Request Form to request copies of the facility's inspection report(s).

Do not use the Open Records Request Form for septic inspections, use the Request for Inspection form on the On-site Sewage Treatement Systems page instead.


If you would like to submit an environmental health complaint, please contact one of the people below via email or phone.


Program Contact Information
Marcie Bata
Director of Environmental Health
Lakken Paulsrud
Environmental Health Practitioner




The Environmental Health Division provides services and education in a variety of areas including:

Air Quality

NDDEQ Division of Air Quality
(including Asbestos, Lead, Mold, Radon)

CDC Air Pollution & Respiratory Health

OSHA Indoor Air Quality

Water Quality

NDDEQ Divsion of Water Quality

Certified Labs

NDSU Water Quality

Well Disinfection

NDSU A Guide to Plugging Abandoned Well

EPA Private Wells

Online Training for Homeowners with Water Wells

Information About Groundwater and Water Wells

Solid/Hazardous Waste

NDDEQ Divsion of Waste Management

OSHA Hazardous Waste

EPA Wastes

Insect & Vermin

NDDoH West Nile Virus

NDDoH Rabies

Tick Encounter Resource Center

Nuisance Complaints

EPA Pest Control

Central Ohio Bed Bug Task Force

Housing Safety & Sanitation

NDDoH Flood Cleanup Health and Safety Information

League of Cities Guide to Abandoned Buildings

Open Burning/Demolish Buildings


ND Department of Environmental Quality

ND Department of Health - Food and Lodging

CDC Enviromental Health Services

Environmental Protection Agency

NDSU Extension Service

ND Department of Agriculture - Farmers Market