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Burn Ban in Effect:
MONTESANO —Effective 12:01 a.m. Monday, September 18th, 2023. With the recent moderation in weather, the Grays Harbor County Fire Marshall's Office and Fire Districts are lessening restrictions on outdoor burning in Grays Harbor County. The Current burn restriction on residential yard waste and land clearing burning will remain until further notice. The restriction on campfires is lifted as described below:
The use of charcoal briquettes and recreational campfires are allowed if built in improved barbeques, fire pits or in designated campgrounds, such as those typically found in local, county, state parks or commercial campgrounds.
On private land, campfires are permitted with the landowner's permission if built in the following approved manner:
Completely extinguish campfires by pouring water or moist soil in them and stirring with a shovel until all parts are cool to the touch. The use of self-contained camp stoves is encouraged as an alternative.
Please contact your local fire district for further information or the Washington State Department of Natural Resources for updates on burn restrictions at 1-800-323-BURN and visit their website at www2.wadnr.gov/burn- risk. Contact ORCAA at 1-800-422-5623 or visit their website at www.orcaa.org.