Island County Environmental Health is dedicated to collaborating with the community, improving public health and quality of life for all of our residents. Our staff works to protect drinking water, ensure appropriate food service, inspects schools and pools for health and safety. We monitor swimming areas, surface water, salmon habitat and shellfish sites. We inspect solid waste facilities and work to eliminate dump sites. We educate the public and work with professionals to inspect and maintain septic systems. We work with regional authorities, local governments, community groups and non-profits to ensure a safer, healthier Island County.