• Power Outages.  During extreme weather, PG&E may perform Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS) resulting in power loss, potentially lasting for several days.  Visit PG&E site for:   Prepare | Forecast | Alerts 

Bay Area Includes: 

Prepare for Fire Season

  • January 8, 2020:  General Board Meeting of the NSCAPCD Board of Directors.  Posted Agenda
  • December 6, 2019:  CAL FIRE lifts burn permit suspension.  Read More...
  • November 1, 2019:  Ash Cleanup & Asbestos Notification.  District wildfire recovery FAQs in English | Spanish.
  • Don't Get Burned By Buying or Selling a Non-certified Wood Stove.  District rule & county building code require sale & installation of EPA-certified stoves for new construction & remodeling.  Read More..
  • Online Payment Option for permits. See our "Permits" page for available options.

Planning & Sustainability

Legislative Platform, Support of Climate Sustainability, Partners, & Activities.

Permits and Notifications

Air Quality Permits, Open Burning, Asbestos, Smog Exemptions & Online Payments.

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​​​Bloomfield, Cotati, El Verano, Fulton, Glen Ellen, Graton, Kenwood, Penngrove, Petaluma, Rohnert Park, Santa Rosa, Sebastopol, Sonoma, Valley Ford, Windsor.​​

Contact:  Web or 1-800-HELP-AIR

Please use the map tool at the left to verify your District and to determine jurisdiction for permit and grant programs.

Today's Air Quality

Local and Regional Air Quality in "Near Real Time" with Health index (AQI).

Community Programs

Incentives for EVs, EV Chargers, Wood stoves, Clean Diesel &Community Projects​.


Annapolis, Bodega, Bodega Bay, Camp Meeker, Cazadero, Cloverdale, Duncans Mills, Forestville, Geyserville, Guerneville, Healdsburg, Jenner, Monte Rio, Rio Nido, Sea Ranch.


There are two air districts in Sonoma County with separate territory, air pollution control programs, and regulations: 

  • Northern Sonoma County Air Pollution Control District 
  • Bay Area Air Quality Management District

​Contact    |   Call:  (707) 433-5911   |   District FAQs

Northern Sonoma Includes: 

Check the map below to verify by your address:

Welcome!  The Northern Sonoma County Air Pollution Control District is the regulatory agency responsible for air quality in the northern Sonoma County region.



Air District Boards

Board of Directors, Hearing Board, and

Meeting Schedule & Agendas.

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News and Announcements