Environmental Health

Staff

The Director of Environmental Health is Josh Lane, RS. Josh provides daily oversight of the Environmental Health division, and oversees all programs and responses pertaining to environmental health issues.

What is Environmental Health?


Environmental health is the branch of public health that is concerned with protection against environmental factors that may adversely impact human health or the ecological balances essential to long-term human health and environmental quality, whether in the natural or man-made environment.

Environmental health practitioners may be known as sanitarians, public health inspectors, environmental health specialists or environmental health officers.