Klamath County Air Quality Advisory

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4/22/2018 - The air quality advisory from noon today until noon 4/23/2018 is Green.

"GREEN” The Air Quality Advisory for Sunday April 22nd, until Monday April 23rd, is GREEN. 


The 2018 Spring Open Burning Window within the Klamath County Air Quality Zone is in effect beginning at 8 am, Saturday April 14th, and will end at 5 p.m. Sunday, April 29, 2018.


The conditions of the Spring 2018 Open Burning Window are:

·       Only residential yard waste, such as tree limbs, brush, and leaves may be burned.

·       No plastic, rubber, tar, petroleum products, treated wood or waste may be burned.

·        Burning of commercial, construction, demolition or industrial waste for these purposes requires a special permit from the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality.  Contact DEQ in Bend at (541) 388-6146.

·       All burning must occur between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. and be fully extinguished by 5 p.m.

·       Burning of commercial, construction, demolition, or industrial materials is prohibited.

·       The Air Quality Advisory must be “GREEN”.  The advisory is available by calling 541-882-BURN (2876).

·       Fire District requirements for public safety are winds between 4-10 mph for outdoor burning. Please monitor your burn area closely.




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