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THE AQ ADVISORY FROM NOON TODAY Sunday April 2, 2017 TO NOON, Monday April 3, 2017 IS GREEN.

THE GREEN ADVISORY CALL MEANS:

AS PER KLAMATH COUNTY ORDINANCE 406.100:

ALL WOODSTOVES, PELLET STOVES AND FIREPLACES MAY BE USED INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE AQ ZONE THE 2017 SPRING OPEN BURN WINDOW BEGAN APRIL 1ST AND ENDS SUNDAY APRIL 16, 2017

OUTDOOR BURNING IS ALLOWED TODAY THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY. ONLY RESIDENTIAL YARD WASTE, SUCH AS TREE LIMBS, BRUSH, AND LEAVES MAY BE BURNED. ALL BURNING MUST BE FULLY EXTINGUISHED BY 5 P.M. NO PLASTIC, RUBBER, TAR, PATROLEUM PRODUCTS, TREATED OR PAINTED WOOD MAY BE BURNED. THE USE OF BURN BARRELLS IS PROHITED INSIDE THE AIR QUALITY ZONE. WE RECOMMEND THAT YOU CHECK WITH YOUR LOCAL FIRE DISTRICT PRIOR TO BURNING, BECAUSE SOME FIRE DISTRICTS REQUIRE A PERMIT TO BURN.

THE 2017 SPRING OPEN BURN ENDS APRIL 16, 2017.

ONLY USE SEASONED DRY WOOD IN YOUR WOODSTOVES.

FOR A MAP OF THE AIR QUALITY ZONE AND OTHER INFORMATION, CONSULT OUR WEBSITE AT THEN

HTTP://WWW.KLAMATHCOUNTY.ORG/ 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.

Gerry O'Brien is the editor for The Herald and News. Email him at gobrien@heraldandnews.com or follow him in Twitter at  @gerry_obrien1