Thursday, April 19, 2018


“GREEN” The Air Quality Advisory for Thursday April 19th, until Friday April 20th, 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.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018


“GREEN” The Air Quality Advisory for Wednesday April 18th, until Thursday April 19th, 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.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018


“GREEN” The Air Quality Advisory for Tuesday April 17th, until Wednesday April 18th, 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.

Monday, April 16, 2018


“GREEN” The Air Quality Advisory for Monday April 16th, until Tuesday April 17th, 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.

 

Friday, April 6, 2018


GREEN” The Air Quality Advisory for today Friday April 6th, TO NOON, tomorrow Saturday April 7th IS GREEN. 

                                  

The Green Advisory Call means:  

 

1.    ALL WOODSTOVES, PELLET STOVES AND FIREPLACES MAY BE USED INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE AQ ZONE as per Klamath County Ordinance 406.100.

 

2.    OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT ALLOWED INSIDE THE AIR QUALITY ZONE as per Klamath County Ordinance 406.150 (2). 

 

 

3.    OUTDOOR OR OPEN BURNING IS ALLOWED OUTSIDE THE AIR QUALITY ZONE as per oar# 340-264-0060 (3) and Klamath County Ordinance # 406.100 (4)(E), You must have a permit for outdoor burning in Chiloquin. Call Chiloquin’s Fire District office for a permit Do not burn trash.

 
 

ONLY USE SEASONED DRY WOOD IN YOUR WOODSTOVES.

 

For a map of the Air Quality Zone and other information, consult our website at 

http://www.klamathcounty.org/ then click on Environmental Health.                                    

 

If you have Air Quality questions or have a question about an exemption to use your woodstove on Red or Yellow Advisory Days CALL US @ 883-5118.

 

Thursday, April 5, 2018


GREEN” The Air Quality Advisory for today Thursday April 5th, TO NOON, tomorrow Friday April 6th IS GREEN. 

                                  

The Green Advisory Call means:  

 

1.    ALL WOODSTOVES, PELLET STOVES AND FIREPLACES MAY BE USED INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE AQ ZONE as per Klamath County Ordinance 406.100.

 

2.    OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT ALLOWED INSIDE THE AIR QUALITY ZONE as per Klamath County Ordinance 406.150 (2). 

 

 

3.    OUTDOOR OR OPEN BURNING IS ALLOWED OUTSIDE THE AIR QUALITY ZONE as per oar# 340-264-0060 (3) and Klamath County Ordinance # 406.100 (4)(E), You must have a permit for outdoor burning in Chiloquin. Call Chiloquin’s Fire District office for a permit Do not burn trash.

 
 

ONLY USE SEASONED DRY WOOD IN YOUR WOODSTOVES.

 

For a map of the Air Quality Zone and other information, consult our website at 

http://www.klamathcounty.org/ then click on Environmental Health.                                    

 

If you have Air Quality questions or have a question about an exemption to use your woodstove on Red or Yellow Advisory Days CALL US @ 883-5118.

 

Wednesday, April 4, 2018


GREEN” The Air Quality Advisory for today Wednesday April 4th, TO NOON, tomorrow Thursday April 5th IS GREEN. 

                                  

The Green Advisory Call means:  

 

1.    ALL WOODSTOVES, PELLET STOVES AND FIREPLACES MAY BE USED INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE AQ ZONE as per Klamath County Ordinance 406.100.

 

2.    OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT ALLOWED INSIDE THE AIR QUALITY ZONE as per Klamath County Ordinance 406.150 (2). 

 

 

3.    OUTDOOR OR OPEN BURNING IS ALLOWED OUTSIDE THE AIR QUALITY ZONE as per oar# 340-264-0060 (3) and Klamath County Ordinance # 406.100 (4)(E), You must have a permit for outdoor burning in Chiloquin. Call Chiloquin’s Fire District office for a permit Do not burn trash.

 
 

ONLY USE SEASONED DRY WOOD IN YOUR WOODSTOVES.

 

For a map of the Air Quality Zone and other information, consult our website at 

http://www.klamathcounty.org/ then click on Environmental Health.                                    

 

If you have Air Quality questions or have a question about an exemption to use your woodstove on Red or Yellow Advisory Days CALL US @ 883-5118.