Staff apply geologic and hydrologic information to the protection of Missouri citizens and the environment from wastes and hazardous materials.
Staff provide geological and hydrological technical support to the public, industry, and programs within the department. Support to the public includes technical assistance related to geologic hazards such as sinkholes and landslides. The EAU also responds to catastrophic animal mortality events, performs groundwater traces, and responds to environmental emergencies.
To request a new geohydrologic evaluation; search for a completed evaluation; review the status of a submitted geohydrologic evaluation for residential housing developments and wastewater treatment facilities; request a preliminary site investigation for a proposed solid waste disposal or beneficial reuse area; or register as a water tracer continue to the Geologic Evaluation Data Gateway Exchange.