Today, October 20, 2017, the fire danger drops to Low. If you have a written permit, burning is allowed subject to the conditions of your permit for a low fire danger rating. Rule burns are allowed for forest debris from property that is not improved. Campfires are allowed, however, campfires are not allowed on state land [...]
You MUST CALL 1-800-323-BURN (2876) or visit https://fortress.wa.gov/dnr/protection/firedanger/ each day prior to lighting ANY fire for instructions specific to that day and location. Contact your local fire district for extra restrictions there. Visit http://www.pocfire.org/firedepartments.php to locate your fire district's website. Highlights of Burning Restrictions: The burn pile must be less than 4 feet across or less [...]
Burn restrictions are still in place in Pend Oreille County. Please visit Washington State's Fire Danger and Outdoor Burning map and then click on Pend Oreille County to learn about the burn restrictions here.
PEND OREILLE COUNTY BURNING CONTROLS IN EFFECT The Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has announced a statewide ban on: “All campfires are prohibited in Washington east of the cascade crest” for all forest lands within the State of Washington under Department of Natural Resources fire protection. Therefore, in accordance with Pend Oreille County Burning Control [...]
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced today the following changes in fire danger rating and industrial fire precaution levels (IFPL) on DNR-protected lands. Effective 12:01 a.m., Sunday, August 6, 2017: Fire danger will increase from high to very high in Pend Oreille County. Fire danger remains very high in Lincoln, Spokane, Okanogan, Stevens [...]
The fire danger rating for Pend Oreille County is High. Effective 12:01 a.m. July 14, 2017, all burning is prohibited. This includes rule burning and permit burning.
For Immediate Release (Pend Oreille County Sheriff's Office): PEND OREILLE COUNTY BURNING CONTROLS IN EFFECT The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced that the Fire Danger Rating in Pend Oreille County has been raised from Low to Moderate and that all outdoor Rule Burns (Debris Burns) are prohibited. Burning with a DNR permit is [...]
Rule burning (pile burning) is still prohibited in Pend Oreille Co. Approved campfires & DNR permit burns are allowed. Read more on DNR's site under "Some burn restrictions still in place across northeast Washington". The Pend Oreille County Sheriff's office issued the following statement regarding campfires: Recreational fires are allowed on improved property in Pend Oreille [...]