The goal of this survey is to learn about the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)’s website audience, namely: what you’re trying to accomplish when you come to the site, and how you seek information about environmental topics.

This survey is 10 questions long and shouldn’t take more than 5 minutes to complete. Thank you for participation!

* 1. If employed, what is your occupation?

* 2. How would you describe what the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) does to a friend?

* 3. How many times per month do you visit DEP’s site?

* 4. Why do you visit DEP’s website?

* 5. What do you like about it? What do you dislike about it?

* 6. What do you do when you come to the DEP website? (Choose all that apply)

* 7. How often do you find what you’re looking for?

* 8. Where else do you go for information about environmental topics? (Please be specific, if possible)

* 9. Do you have ideas about how we can better serve your needs online?

* 10. Are you interested in participating in an in-person research session some time this month, located in downtown Manhattan? This would be an approximately 30-minute session to help us better understand the user experience of the DEP website. If you’re interested, please include your contact information below and we will follow up. Thank you!