OFFICE LOCATION:
Butte County Air Quality Management District
629 Entler Avenue, Suite 15
Chico, CA 95928
(530) 332-9400

Burning

    *Outdoor Residential & Fire Hazard Reduction*     *Agricultural*    

 *Burn Permits*

Rule 300 Open Burning Requirements:
New open burning regulations establish year-round burn hours, drying times, and other requirements started March 1, 2011.  The Residential Open Burning Fact Sheet contains information about regulations on residential open burning on lots less than one acre in size.  The Fire Hazard Reduction Burning Fact Sheet contains information about regulations on open burning conducted at multi-unit dwellings, by commercial entities, and on lots of one acre or greater in size.

See maps for areas in Chico and Magalia with new Residential Burning designations.

RULE UPDATE:  Rule 300 Open Burning Requirements amendments became effective March 1, 2011.