Current through Register Vol. 60, No. 12, December 1, 2021
person shall commence or initiate any activity other than emergency or
recreational in a wilderness area which causes the emission of air
contaminants, water pollutants or noise in excess of the standards set forth in
without first applying for and receiving a permit from the
(2) The permit shall be
in addition to and not in lieu of other permit requirements of federal, state
or local governments.
Application for the permit shall be made on forms supplied by the Department.
The application shall be made no less than 90 days prior to the proposed date
of commencing the activity.
application for a permit may be considered at a public hearing before the
Commission or its authorized representative. At least 20 days notice of the
hearing shall be provided to the applicant and to any other interested person
who has requested notice.
Commission shall consider the testimony, data and views presented at the public
hearing and either approve or disapprove a permit for the proposed activity
according to its evaluation of whether the air, water and noise emissions from
the activity are consistent with the policy and environmental standards as set
forth in OAR
(6) Any permit issued for an activity within
a wilderness shall be properly conditioned to achieve the policy objectives and
environmental standards of OAR
and may be modified by the Department after a hearing before the Commission or
its authorized representative.
Or. Admin. R.
DEQ 35, f. 2-15-72, ef.
3-1-72; DEQ 4-1993, f. & cert. ef.
Stat. Auth.:ORS 468.020
Stats. Implemented:ORS 468.035 &ORS