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For current Fire Safety Burn Ban information, contact your local Fire District or the Washington State Department of Natural Resources, https://fortress.wa.gov/dnr/protection/firedanger/
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Fire Danger Rating of High is effective 6/14/19 at 12:01 A.M.
No outdoor burning allowed except in approved campgrounds and burn permits for Prescribed Fire for ecological benefit carried out by trained professionals. Contact your local fire district/department prior to lighting any fire, additional restrictions may be in place.
Fireworks, and incendiary devices, such as exploding targets, sky lanterns or tracer ammunition are illegal on all DNR protected lands.
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Due to improving conditions, the ban of open burning on the Yakama Reservation is lifted as of today, January 30th.
Continuing Stagnant Air Conditions Continue to Elevate Air Pollution, Yakama Nation Burn Ban Extended Until Further Notice
Beginning January 20, 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is extending a ban on all outdoor open burning on the Yakama Reservation due to stagnant air conditions and elevated air pollution. This burn ban is extended until further notice.
The burn ban applies to all outdoor and agricultural burning—including camping and recreational fires—in all areas within external reservation boundaries regardless of ownership or tribal membership. Ceremonial and traditional fires are exempt from the burn ban. For areas outside reservation boundaries, please contact your local clean air agency, fire department, or the Washington State Department of Ecology.