Klamath County Air Quality Advisory
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2/8/2016 - The air quality advisory from noon today until noon 2/9/2016 is Yellow.
Details

The AQ Advisory from noon MONDAY February 8, 2016, 2016 until Noon on TUESDAY February 9, 2016 is YELLOW.  

 

 

The YELLOW advisory call means:

 

as per klamath county Ordinance # 406.150 (1)(B) ONLY CERTIFIED WOODSTOVEs, PELLET STOVES AND CERTIFIED FIREPLACE INSERTS MAY BE USED  WITHIN THE AQ ZONE,

 

as per klamath county Ordinance # 406.150 (1)(B) THE USE OF NON-CERTIFIED WOODSTOVEs OR FIREPLACES is PROHIBITED  WITHIN THE AQ ZONE

 

OUTSIDE THE AQ ZONE, ALL WOODSTOVES, PELLET STOVES AND FIREPLACES MAY BE USED.

 

Residential outdoor or open burning is allowed in the communities of chiloquin, sprague river, beatty, bly and northern klamath county, however  burning inside residential areas  should be avoided if smoke is impacting neighborhoods per klamath county ordinance 406.250(1)(e). Outdoor burning is not allowed in other areas of klamath county per klamath county ordinance 406.100(4)(a)

 

 

 

For a map of the AQ zone and other information consult our website at www.co.klamath.or.us then click on Environmental Health.

 

If you have Air Quality questions or questions about an exemption to use your woodstove on a Red or Yellow day call us at 541-883-5118     

 


Air Quality Advisory Committee:
http://www.deq.state.or.us/committees/advisorycommittees.htm

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