The Rivers State Ministry of Environment is responsible for the promotion of a healthy and clean environment. It formulates, executes and reviews policies on environmental/ecological programmes and projects in the state.The Ministry of Environment was created in 2003 by His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Rivers State and subsume the functions and activities of the Rivers State Environmental Protection Agency (RSEPA) established by the Rivers State Environment Protection edict No. 2 of 1994.
To cause a systematic Environmental remediation through transparent pursuit of Sectorial policies, public engagement and equitable enforcement of green legislation.
The Department of Flood and Erosion and Coastal Zone Managements.
The Department of Environment Planning, Research and Statistics
The Environmental Health and Safety Department
CLAIMS, COMPENSATIONS AND RELIEF DEPARTMENT
Inspectorate and Enforcement Department (IED)
The Pollution Control Department
Finance and Accounts Department
Internal Audit Unit
For more information, visit: environment.rvsg.gov.ng