OUTDOOR BURN BAN
IN ISLAND COUNTY
MODIFIED / RETURN TO
TYPE I BURN BAN IN EFFECT

AS OF MIDNIGHT, SEPTEMBER 22, 2021

NO OUTDOOR BURNING OF NATURAL DEBRIS – EVEN WITH A PERMIT.
RECREATIONAL FIRES ARE ALLOWED IN APPROVED FIRE PIT*

*The use of barbeque grills using propane or briquettes, or self-contained camp stoves are also allowed

PROCLAMATION and PUBLIC NOTICE

WHEREAS, by September 22, 2021, atmospheric conditions of stable moisture levels, increased humidity, and cooler weather have decreased the risk of fire within the confines of Island County,

THEREFORE, in concurrence with the Fire Protection Districts of Whidbey and Camano Islands and the Northwest Clean Air Agency, I, Sheriff Rick Felici, serving as the Island County Fire Marshal, do hereby proclaim a BAN on ALL outdoor burning (except for recreational fires) within the entirety of Island Count

REPORT VIOLATIONS TO 911

This Ban will remain in effect until further notice.

SHERIFF RICK FELICI
Island County Fire Marshal

 


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