Mason County Fire Marshall issues county-wide outdoor burn ban effective Aug. 11, 2018

COUNTY-WIDE OUTDOOR BURN BAN*
EFFECTIVE 8:00 AM – Saturday– Aug. 11, 2018
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

The Mason County Community Development Director, as acting Fire Marshal, and in partnership with the Mason County Fire Chiefs’ Association, has determined that current
weather conditions within Mason County have created substantial fire dangers and that there is a need to enact restriction on outdoor burning to all lands regulated by Mason County. This burn ban applies to OUTDOOR BURNING, including land clearing and yard debris; and INCLUDES prohibition of recreational fires. The use of charcoal briquettes, gas and propane barbeques will continue to be allowed under the ban.

*Lands protected by Department of Natural Resources (DNR) may have different restrictions. To find out more information or determine if you are in a Department of Natural Resources area visit www.dnr.wa.gov or call the DNR South Puget Sound Region at 360-825-1631.

For further information, please contact the Mason County Burn Ban Information Line at (360) 427-7799.