Mendocino County

Air Quality Management District

Air Quality Planning

Planning Program Information

The Planning Program has several functions:

    Reviews CEQA (California Environmental Quality Act) documents in Mendocino County.  Planning staff may testify at public hearings about the air quality impacts of a project. 

    Provides the and develops air quality information for the Countywide Geographic Information System (GIS).

    Manages the District’s Air Quality Education Program.

    Develops long range air quality planning policies.

    Represents the District on various committees and advisory groups in regional and local government.

Burn Day Status

For todays burn day status please call 707-463-4391. .

Burn Permit Application> Click Here

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Air Quality for Mendocino

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News / Advisories

Mendocino County is in Winter Burning Season - Burn only on permissive burn days with a valid burn permit.

Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust - provides about $423 million for California to mitigate the excess nitrogen oxide emissions caused by VW's use of illegal emissions testing defeat devices in certain VW diesel vehicles.. Click Here for More Information

Air District Relaxes Portable Diesel Engine Enforcement - ARB has determined the standards for DPM may not be feasible. Click Here for More Information

The District Mission

  The mission of the Mendocino County Air Quality Management District is to protect and manage air quality, an essential public resource upon which the health of the community depends. 

  Mendocino County Air Quality Management District is one of 35 local Air Districts in California.

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