(a)   No owner, occupant or person in possession or control of any lot or parcel of ground shall cause or permit water, of a natural source or otherwise, to accumulate thereon, become stagnant or create a stench, or permit culverts, drains or natural watercourses thereon to become obstructed, or cause or permit any putrid or unsanitary substance to accumulate so as to create a stench thereon.
   (b)   Whoever violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor of the fourth degree.  A separate offense shall be deemed committed each day during or on which a violation occurs or continues.
(1979 Code 136.12)