Seattle – (August 27, 2018) Thanks to improved air quality in the area, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has officially lifted its ban on open burning for the Yakama Reservation. The ban was lifted effective 3:00 PM on August 27, 2018.
EPA thanks reservation residents for their cooperation in protecting and maintaining good air quality.
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Find more information online at: http://yosemite.epa.gov/R10/tribal.nsf/programs/farr-burn-bans.
Contact: 1-800-424-4372 or R10_farrhotline@epa.gov