NORTHERN SIERRA AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

RULE 303 - ALLOWED OPEN BURNING
(Adopted: September 11, 1991)

Subject to the prohibition of Rule 302, nothing in these Rules and Regulations shall be construed as limiting the use of open outdoor fires for the following purposes.

  1. Agricultural Burning conducted in compliance with Rule 304.
  2. Range Improvement Burning conducted in compliance with Rule 305.
  3. Forest Management Burning conducted in compliance with Rule 306.
  4. Wildlands Vegetation Management Burning conducted in compliance with Rule 307.
  5. Land Development Clearing conducted in compliance with Rule 308.
  6. Ditch and Road Maintenance conducted in compliance with Rule 309.
  7. Hazard Reduction conducted in compliance with Rule 310.
  8. Residential Burning conducted in compliance with Rule 311.
  9. Mechanized Burners conducted in compliance with Rule 317.
  10. Public Disposal Facility burning conducted in compliance with Section 41804.5 of the Health and Safety Code.