Burn Restrictions lifted as of Oct 18, 2023
Current Restriction Level – LOW (Green)
DNR wildfire and agency leadership
Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz oversees the Department of Natural Resources and its responsibility to prevent and fight wildfires on 13 million acres of private, state and tribal-owned forestlands. This includes supervising the state’s largest fire department, which participates in Washington’s coordinated interagency approach to firefighting, as well as managing 3 million acres of state trust lands, 2.6 million acres of state aquatic lands, 96 state natural areas, rule administration across 12 million acres of Washington forestlands, and the Washington State Geology Survey.
Local Burning Guidelines – land clearing burns restricted as of 6/4/23
For information on the normal burn regulations in our district, click on the PDF below:
For additional information regarding burning status in all Washington state counties: