Field burning: Going, but not gone

Field burning: Going, but not gone

Click on the video icon for raw video of smoke plumes shot on Monday. Note: The video has been sped up to three times its actually speed.

EUGENE, Ore. -- The Oregon legislature all but outlawed field burning -- starting next year.

The practice remains in effect this summer, with test fires and potential field burning Monday in Brownsville, Harrisburg, Scio and Sublimity.

The plume of smoke from a field burn could be clearly seen from the Eugene/Springfield area Monday afternoon.