NORTHERN SIERRA AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

RULE 309 - DITCH, ROAD AND RIGHT-OF-WAY MAINTENANCE
(Adopted: September 11, 1991)

The use of open outdoor fires for right-of-way clearing by a public agency, or utility, or for levee, ditch, or reservoir maintenance shall be allowed in compliance with the following Rules:

  1. Rule 312 - Burning Permit Requirements.
  2. Rule 313 - Burn Days.
  3. Rule 314 - Minimum Drying Times.
  4. Rule 315 - Burning Management.
  5. Such burning conducted by public agencies, or through a contract or agreement involving a public agency, shall be conducted as a Wildlands Vegetation Management Burn under Rule 307.