FIRE BAN IN EFFECT

Effective at 4:00 PM on Wednesday, July 10, 2024

As of July 10 at 4 pm, a fire ban is in effect for the Big Lakes County Permit Area due to hot and dry conditions.

Under this ban, the following are strictly prohibited:

🚫All outdoor wood fires, including campfires on public and private land, including designated campgrounds.

🚫Wood campfires in backyard firepits.

🚫Charcoal briquette barbeques.

🚫Fireworks and exploding targets.

Activities permitted under the ban:

✅Propane and natural gas-powered appliances (stoves, lanterns, fire rings)

✅Open flame oil devices (deep fryers, tiki torches)

✅Indoor wood fires

The Fire Ban will be in effect until the wildfire conditions change.

Any questions regarding the advisory can be directed to our Fire Guardian at 780-507-9848.

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