Current Approved Nonindustrial Wood Waste Burning Sites

This page last reviewed April 23, 2008

Below is a list of the sites currently approved for open outdoor fires to dispose of nonindustrial wood waste at designated disposal sites on permissive burn days. Permits for a burn must be obtained from the local district and the local fire protection agency having jurisdiction. Click here if you wish to download a copy of this list in (PDF Format).

District

Burn Site

Conditions and Comments

Calaveras

Redhill

Burn Allowed after 1,000 hours during any month which had low TSP during the last two years

Great Basin

Pumice Valley

Burn Allowed June - No more than 600 tons. No longer than 24 hours.

Lassen

Westwood

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Modoc

Adin

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Modoc

Alturas

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Modoc

Canby

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Modoc

Cedarville

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Modoc

Davis Creek

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Modoc

Eagleville

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Modoc

Fort Bidwell

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Modoc

Lake City

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Modoc

Lookout

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Modoc

Willow Ranch

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

North Coast AQMD

Carlotta

Burn Allowed when wind is > 5 mph.

North Coast AQMD

Orrick

Burn Allowed when wind is > 5 mph.

North Coast AQMD

Crescent City

Burn Allowed when wind is < 20 mph.

Northern Sierra AQMD

Allegahany

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Northern Sierra AQMD

Calpine

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Northern Sierra AQMD

Chester

Two Burns 11/1 - 4/15

Northern Sierra AQMD

Loyalton

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Northern Sierra AQMD

Portola

Burn Allowed 1/1-6/30 and 11/1-12/31. Winds from west or south. Record complaints. Burn <20 tons. Expires 3/4/00.

Northern Sierra AQMD

Ramshorn

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Northern Sierra AQMD

Sierra City

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Placer

Al Tahoe
Sanitary Landfill

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Placer

Foresthill

Two Burns max. allowed 11/1 - 4/30. Only allowed when frontal system is moving through.

Shasta

Fall River Mills
Transfer Station 

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Shasta

Round Mountain

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Shasta

Shingletown
Transfer Station

Burn Allowed 12/1 - 5/31

Siskiyou

Happy Camp

Conditions listed in ARB Executive Order G-582. Please contact K. Gugeler at (916) 327-1521, the Siskiyou County APCD or the appropriate department of Public Works for further information.

Siskiyou

Mc Cloud

Conditions listed in ARB Executive Order G-582. Please contact K. Gugeler at (916) 327-1521, the Siskiyou County APCD or the appropriate department of Public Works for further information.

Siskiyou

Tulelake

Conditions listed in ARB Executive Order G-582. Please contact K. Gugeler at (916) 327-1521, the Siskiyou County APCD or the appropriate department of Public Works for further information.

Siskiyou

Yreka

Conditions listed in ARB Executive Order G-582. Please contact K. Gugeler at (916) 327-1521, the Siskiyou County APCD or the appropriate department of Public Works for further information.



Disposal of Nonindustrial Wood Waste

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