EPA Announces Burn Bans for W WA

Outdoor Burn Ban Declared for Western Washington Tribal Reservations Starting January 1 (Seattle – December 31, 2015) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is declaring a ban on all outdoor open burning on the following Indian reservations in Washington State due to stagnant air conditions and elevated air pollution, effective at 8:00 a.m. on January 1, […]

EPA Calls Outdoor Burn Ban for Some Indian Reservations in Washington

(Seattle, Wash. – January 14, 2013)  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 10 has called a burn ban on all outdoor burning starting Monday, January 14, 2013 on the following reservations  due to stagnant air conditions and elevated monitor readings as a high pressure system settles in the region. This burn ban will be […]

EPA Continues Outdoor Burn Ban for Some Indian Reservations in Washington, January 2, 2013

Contact: Gary Olson, 206-553-0977, olson.gary@epa.gov Keith Rose, 206-553-1949, rose.keith@epa.gov (Seattle, Wash. – January 2, 2013)  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 10 will continue burn bans on all outdoor burning  on the following reservations in Washington due to stagnant air conditions as a high pressure system continues in the region. This burn ban will […]

EPA Calls Outdoor Burn Ban for Some Indian Reservations in Washington

Contact: Gary Olson, 206-553-0977, olson.gary@epa.gov Keith Rose, 206-553-1949, rose.keith@epa.gov (Seattle, Wash. – December 31,2012)  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 10 has called a burn ban on all outdoor burning starting Monday, December 31, 2012 on the following reservations in Washington due to stagnant air conditions as a high pressure system settles in the […]