02 NCAC 60B .0902          FOREST LAND

G.S. 113 Article 4E and the rules in this Section only apply to the burning of forest lands as defined below.  Forest land is land 10% or more stocked with trees, including land which formerly had tree cover that will be reforested.  Minimum size for forest land is one acre.  Minimum strip width is 120 feet.  This act does not apply to brush piles, windrows or land clearing debris.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 106-22; 106-969; 106-1001; 143B-10;

Temporary Adoption Eff. January 12, 2000;

Eff. April 1, 2001

Transferred from 15A NCAC 09C .1103 Eff. May 1, 2012;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. September 19, 2015.