These Regulations shall not apply to:
(a) Sound generated by natural phenomena,
including, but not limited to, wind, storms, insects, amphibious creatures,
birds, and water flowing in its natural course.
(b) The unamplified sounding of the human
(c) The unamplified sound
made by any wild or domestic animal.
(d) Sound created by bells, carillons, or
chimes associated with specific religious observances.
(e) Sound created by a public emergency sound
signal attached to an authorized emergency vehicle in the immediate act of
responding to an emergency, as authorized by subsection (d) of Section 14.80
and Section 14-la of Chapter 246 of the General Statutes and all amendments
thereto, or located within or attached to a building, pole or other structure
for the purpose of sounding an alarm relating to fire or civil
(f) Sound created by
safety and protective devices.
Farming equipment or farming activity.
(h) Back-up alarms required by OSHA or other
State or Federal safety regulations.
(i) Sound created by any mobile source of
noise. Mobile sources of noise shall include, but are not limited to, such
sources as aircraft, automobiles, trucks, and boats. This exclusion shall cease
to apply when a mobile source of noise has maneuvered into position at the
loading dock, or similar facility, has turned off its engine and ancillary
equipment, and has begun the physical process of removing the contents of the