Author: Lyz Bantilan

Pile Burning Scheduled This Week

WHAT: Prescribed pile burning of 1-10 treated acres of slash from felled dead trees and brush.
WHEN: Starting February 22. Additional series of burns will occur through April. Burning operations will begin at 7:30 a.m. and conclude at 5 p.m. on a permissive burn day.
WHERE: Burning will occur near Figueroa Mountain and various other forest locations (updated on Los Padres Twitter and Facebook accounts).

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Pile Burning Scheduled This Week

WHAT: Prescribed pile burning of 1-10 treated acres of slash from felled dead trees and brush.
WHEN: Starting February 16. Additional series of burns will occur through April. Burning operations will begin at 7:30 a.m. and conclude at 5 p.m. on a permissive burn day.
WHERE: Burning will occur near Figueroa Mountain and various other forest locations (updated on Los Padres Twitter and Facebook accounts).

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Figueroa Mountain Project and Administrative Site Pile Burning Scheduled for February-April

The Los Padres National Forest has tentatively scheduled a prescribed burn at Figueroa Mountain and various administrative sites on forest lands (Campgrounds, Trailheads, and Fire Stations) with a burn window of February 16 through April 30. The goal of the series of one-day burns is to reduce the risk of wildfire. Prescribed, or planned, fires typically burn less intensely than wildfires. Prescribed burns can help prevent the spread of wildfires and can reduce impacts to watersheds that can result in soil loss and sedimentation.

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SCCBCC Agenda – December 3, 2020

SOUTH CENTRAL COAST BASINWIDE AIR POLLUTION CONTROL COUNCIL TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE Gary Willey, APCO San Luis Obispo County APCD Dr. Laki Tisopulos, P.E., APCO Ventura County APCD Aeron Arlin Genet, APCO Santa Barbara County APCD COUNCIL MEMBERS Lynn Compton District 4 Supervisor, San Luis Obispo Lynn Edmonds Councilmember, City of

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BarM Prescribed Burn to Occur Tomorrow

WHAT: State-approved Vegetation Management Program burn of approximately 406 acres of sage scrub and Oak Woodland with grass understory.
WHEN: November 11-12, depending on conditions. This will be a two-day burn. Burning operations may or may not occur on consecutive days, depending on conditions. If burning does not occur on consecutive days, an additional day-before media advisory will be distributed. Burning operations will occur on permissive burn days.
WHERE: BarM Ranch (also known as Barham Ranch), 4 miles southeast of Los Alamos.

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Voluntary Electric Landscape Equipment Program Launching November 16

Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District (APCD) is excited to announce the second year of the Landscape Equipment Electrification Fund (LEEF) program. Total funding of $100,000 is available for vouchers covering up to 60 percent of the cost for eligible equipment, up to $7,000 per organization. The program is available to commercial landscape businesses and nonprofit organizations — as well as public agencies and public and private schools and universities that perform their own landscape maintenance.

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Spaulding/Midland Prescribed Burn to Occur Monday

WHAT: State-approved Vegetation Management Program burn of approximately 500 acres of chaparral, sage scrub, and Oak Woodland with grass understory.
WHEN: December 7-10, depending on conditions. This burn will occur over 3-4 days. Burning operations may or may not occur on consecutive days, depending on conditions. If burning does not occur on consecutive days, an additional day-before media advisory will be distributed. Burning operations will occur on permissive burn days.
WHERE: Spaulding/Midland area, approximately 3 miles north of Los Olivos.

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Notice of Public Review and Comment Opportunity

Notice of Public Review and Comment Opportunity En Español Re: Contaminated Soil Cleanup Project at 4151 Foothill Road in Santa Barbara Cardno, Inc. has applied to the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District (District) for a permit to operate a Dual Phase Extraction (DPE) system with thermal oxidizer controls

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Monighetti Range Improvement Burn to Occur Tomorrow

WHAT: Range Improvement Burn of approximately 220 acres of sage scrub and Oak woodland with grass understory.
WHEN: November 3, depending on conditions. Burning operations will occur on a permissive burn day.
WHERE: Monighetti Ranch, 5.5 miles northeast of Lompoc, 5.5 miles west of Los Alamos, 9 miles south of Orcutt.

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New Phone Numbers
The District has new direct lines for all staff, as well as for all of our phone lines, including our main phone number and Complaints line. You can find our new phone numbers on this webpage.

Nuevos números de teléfono
El Distrito tiene nuevos números de teléfono para comunicarse con el personal directamente, así como también para todas nuestras líneas telefónicas, incluyendo nuestro número principal y el de las Quejas. Puede encontrar nuestros nuevos números de teléfono en esta página web.