02 NCAC 60B .1017          FIRES

(a)  No person shall build or start a fire in any area of an Educational State Forest or State Forest unless that area is designated for such purpose.

(b)  Tree planters and logging crews may build warming fires if they obtain a permit and confine the fire to an area temporarily designated for such purpose.

(c)  Fires ignited for forest management purposes under the provisions of a prescribed burning plan, approved by the Forest Supervisor or his designee, are exempt from this Rule.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 106-22; 106-870; 106-877;

Eff. November 1, 2009;

Transferred from 15A NCAC 09C .1244 Eff. May 1, 2012.