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Air Now Local Air Quality Index

Burn Wise, Information and Ways to Burn Wisely

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Clean Air World, Directory of Governmental Air Agencies

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Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District


Sac Metro Air District is designated by EPA as part of the Sacramento Federal Ozone Nonattainment Area (SFNA), which is comprised of all of Sacramento and Yolo Counties, the eastern portion of Solano County, the southern portion of Sutter County, the western slopes of El Dorado and Placer Counties up to the Sierra crest, and includes four other local air districts.

Current Burn Status

Wood Burning Status - Today and Tomorrow
Today (Thu, Nov. 29)
7 ug/m3 = 29 AQI
Tomorrow (Fri, Nov. 30)
 
The forecast for tomorrow has not yet been produced. Please check back at noon (PST).


Except for those who have an exemption or waiver, mandatory curtailment days apply to anyone operating a wood burning device or lighting a fire in Sacramento County from November through February of each year.
Stage 2 - All Burning Prohibited: It is illegal to burn any solid fuel, including wood, manufactured firelogs and pellets in any device.
Stage 1 - No Burn Unless Exempt: It is illegal to burn unless you are using an EPA certified fireplace insert or stove, or pellet stove, and they do not emit visible smoke.
Burning Discouraged: The Sac Metro Air District asks you to voluntarily not burn.
Legal to Burn: There are no restrictions to burn.

Check Before You Burn Categories

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Bay Area Air Quality Management District

San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District

Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District

Puget Sound Clean Air Agency

Spokane Regional Clean Air Agency

Northwest Clean Air Agency

State of Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

Olympic Region Clean Air Agency

Maricopa Country Air Quality Department

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

Idaho Department of Environmental Quality

City of Albuquerque No Burn Program

Utah Department of Environmental Quality