We do. It's called the environmental protection acency. The "EPA"AnswerIn addition each state has one, often called the Department of Environmental Conservation or Fish and Game Bureau
In the case of the Federal Government, the EPA does not perform traditional police actions. They are an Independent Regulatory Agency. They set policy and guidelines for a given area of responsibility, as defined for them by Congress, and as directed by the President. The do have some investigative powers, but, actual police powers are held over in the Department of Justice, and investigations and prosecutions of environmental violations are handled by the regional U.S. Attorney as part of the DOJ's Environmental and Natural Resources Division.
At the state level, most EPA-style departments have police powers (ability to arrest and investigate), with prosecution handled by the state's Attorney General's office (or special division thereof).
The Environmental Protection Agency.
US Environmental Protection Agency or E.P.A.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
In the US, the main Federal pollution police is the Environmental Protection Agency. They investgate pollution and develop ways to stop or control it. Each state has its own version of the EPA. In Colorado it is the DPHE (Department of Public Health and Environment). Large cities may also have their own "environmental police" as well.
The EPA is a US Government Agency. It has ten regional offices in the US and its headquarters are in Washington DC.
That would be the EPA aka the Environmental Protection Agency.
Yes, the US Environmental Agency has help and guidelines for mold cleanup. Check out their official website EPA for more information on cleaning up mold.
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The Environmental Protection Agency is the US agency charged with setting and enforcing pollution standards
To name a relatively tame on, the Environmental Protection Agency which is independent and not attached to any one department.
For information on environmental monitoring systems you should contact the US Environmental Protection Agency, they can provide you with further information and resources.
They are proabably associated with the Environmental Protection Agency.
EPA- Environmental Protection Agency
The Canadian police can, and do, work inside the U.S. but if you are asking if they can become employed by a a U.S. police agency, no, they cannot. Not unless they became a naturalized US citizen.
National Weather Service (NWS) and the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) monitors threats to the environment and public health.
Weigh the balance of regulating environmental issues vs. generating revenue from not enforcing them. The EPA is a US Government Agency, funded mostly by private industry, to ensure businesses can operate free from environmental constraints when profit exceeds the threshold of human safety.
environmental protection agency
In Canada, the Minister of Environment does it at the recommendation of COSEWIC, a private group of biology experts. In the US, the US Environmental Protection Agency decides it.
The first State Police in the US was the Pennsylvania State Police. Formed in 1905 by Governor Samuel Pennypacker to replace the Coal & Iron Police who were actually thugs hired by coal mine owners to control coal miners. Pennypacker wanted an independant law enforcement agency so no place in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania was without proper fair police protection. The agency is still one of the finast in the US.
Lisa P. Jackson. She has been in office since 1-22-09.