ORS 527.724
Forest operations to comply with air and water pollution control rules and standards; effect of violation


Subject to ORS 527.765 (Best management practices to maintain water quality) and 527.770 (Good faith compliance with best management practices not violation of water quality standards), any forest operations on forestlands within this state shall be conducted in full compliance with the rules and standards of the Environmental Quality Commission relating to air and water pollution control. In addition to all other remedies provided by law, any violation of those rules or standards shall be subject to all remedies and sanctions available under statute or rule to the Department of Environmental Quality or the Environmental Quality Commission. [1979 c.400 §3; 1991 c.919 §19]
§§ 527.610 to 527.730

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of State Forester to enter private land without owner’s permission to administer Forest Practices Act, (1978) Vol 39, p 17; county authority to adopt reasonable zoning regulations to protect water supplies from impact of forest operations, (1980) Vol 40, p 446

Law Review Citations

4 EL 352 (1974); 17 EL 717, 718 (1987); 19 EL 833 (1989)

Chapter 527

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of State Forester to enter private lands to administer Forest Practices Act, (1978) Vol 38, p 17


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