Environmental Programs Branch (EPB)

Bighorn on Highway

CDOT's environmental functions at headquarters are integrated within the Environmental Programs Branch (EPB) that is part of the Division of Transportation Development (DTD). EPB manages the following to inform the planning and project development process:

  • environmental policy
  • environmental procedures
  • programmatic agreements
  • environmental data

EPB has 4 sections:

Cultural Resources

Water Quality

Environmental Policy and
Biological Resources

Landscape Architecture

  • Visual Resources
  • Landscape Design
  • Stormwater Management
  • Pollinators
  • Noxious Weeds


The Colorado Department of Transportation is dedicated to identifying and addressing environmental issues.

CDOT's Environmental Ethics Statement

CDOT will support and enhance efforts to protect the environment and quality of life for all of Colorado's citizens in the pursuit of providing the best transportation systems and services possible.

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