Welcome to the
Air Quality & Climate Division
Vermont Air Quality & Climate Division (AQCD) of the Department of
Environmental Conservation (DEC) implements state and federal Clean
Air Acts. As part of this implementation, the AQCD monitors air quality
and air pollution sources, proposes regulations to improve existing
air quality, ensures compliance with the regulations, and issues permits
to control pollution from sources of air contaminants across the state.
New?: Latest news, publications and proposed regulations
Climate Change Information
Sources: Provides technical expertise on transportation-related
air pollution activities.
Toxics: Information on air toxic sources, health effects, ambient
monitoring, reduction efforts and other related information
Access information on air pollution control permits. Permits available
online in PDF format.
Real-time data, air-monitoring site info, air quality maps and reports.
Ensures compliance with air quality regulations and air pollution
Point source registration program, climate change planning activities,
atmospheric modeling, emissions inventory and state implementation
Us: Addresses, emails and phone numbers.