On this page, you will find lots of information and resources regarding our Healthy Hearths program; wood-burning facts from other environmental agencies, studies and links to air quality districts throughout California that have adopted similar regulations.

If you are a member of the media and you have further questions about the Healthy Hearths program, please contact us at HealthyHearths@aqmd.gov.

Information on wood burning from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA):

Information on Wood Burning from the California Air Resources Board (CARB):

Other California air pollution control districts that have also adopted wood-burning regulations:

Studies and research on wood smoke health hazards:

For more information about Healthy Hearths, contact us at HealthyHearths@aqmd.gov