Board of Environmental Review

In Chapter 418, Laws of 1995 (SB 234), the Legislature created the Department of Environmental Quality and the Board of Environmental Review, and gave each specific duties under various environmental regulatory statutes. Included in these pages is a listing of those statutes and a brief description of the Board's role and responsibilities under those statutes.



The next Board of Environmental Review meeting is October 4, 2019 at 9:00 a.m.               

Please direct all filings and inquiries to Lindsay Ford, Board Secretary, at or 406-444-5270 

Conference Call Information:

A conference line is provided for those who are not able to attend in person.

To connect to the line, please call 1-406-444-4647 and use pass code 1178905. 

The Board makes reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who wish to participate in meetings. Please contact the Board Secretary by telephone at 406-444-5270 or by email at no later than 24 hours prior to the meeting to discuss the nature of the accommodation needed.

The next Board of Environmental Review meeting is October 4, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. 


October 4, 2019 Meeting:

Agenda and meeting materials

Additional agenda materials:

IV. Board Counsel Update: BER Duties Memo and spreadsheet



2019 Meeting Calendar

If you have questions or need assistance please call (406) 444-5270.