Burn Ban Status
Island County Sheriff’s Office
IN ISLAND COUNTY
OUTDOOR BURNING BAN IN ISLAND COUNTY
AS OF 12:00 PM August 3, 2017
- NO OUTDOOR BURNING OF NATURAL DEBRIS – EVEN WITH A PERMIT.
- NO RECREATIONAL FIRES
PROCLAMATION and PUBLIC NOTICE
WHEREAS, by August 3, 2017, atmospheric conditions of reduced moisture levels, low humidity, and warmer weather; combined with the reduced availability of fire-fighting resources, have increased the risk of fire within the confines of Island County,
THEREFORE, in concurrence with the Fire Protection Districts of Whidbey and Camano Islands and the Northwest Clean Air Agency, I, Sheriff Mark C. Brown, serving as the Island County Fire Marshal, do hereby proclaim a BAN on ALL outdoor burning within the entirety of Island County.
REPORT VIOLATIONS TO 911
This Ban will remain in effect until further notice.
OUTDOOR BURNING INFORMATION
FOR ISLAND COUNTY CALL THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT AT: 360-679-7350
For air quality issues call the Northwest Clean Air Agency at 360-428-1617.
SHERIFF MARK C. BROWN
Island County Fire Marshal