COLUSA COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

REGULATION VI - AGRICULTURAL BURNING

RULE 6.5 - FIELD CROPS HARVESTED PRIOR TO SEPTEMBER 10th

No field crop acreage, which was harvested prior to September 10th, shall be burned during the period from October 1st through November 15th of each year unless specifically authorized by the Air Pollution Control Officer. In granting such authority the Air Pollution Control Officer shall:

a. Ensure that the amount of acreage which is to be burned shall be included in the District's allotment.

b. Require a specific explanation of the cultural practices which require immediate burning.

c. Require the person to specify the reason why the burning was not conducted prior to October 1st.

d. Require the exception of this rule be valid on permissible burn days.