Backyard burning is what we're talking about. It can be as bad for your health as cigarettes. Besides, you can make better use of the leafy leftovers you gather in the yard, instead of sending them up in smoke. Burning is not only hazardous to human health and the environment, it's unnecessary. This fact sheet explains why backyard burning is a backwards step in the fight against air pollution, and a waste of a valuable resource. It outlines what the government is doing to stop it, and how YOU can help.
BC Ministry of Water Land and Air Protection. 2002. Backyard Burning: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes...and Lungs!. BC Ministry of Water Land and Air Protection
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