Outside Fires & Burning

Outside Fires

Outside burning is banned within the Mattawa urban growth area per the Department of Ecology (DOE).  To view a map of this area and find out more about residential outside fires and burning, click HERE.

Daily Burn Decision

The Department of Ecology (DOE) makes a daily decision regarding agricultural and other burning outside of urban growth areas based on current weather conditions and weather models.  To learn the daily burn decision, you may call DOE at (800) 406-5322, option 2, then option 5 (District 8 is in Zone 43) or the District office after 9:00 AM.  If burning is allowed, please notify the District office of your planned burn.  

DOE Daily Burn Decision: Click HERE