2021 Grays Harbor County Burn Ban Starts June 23rd

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MONTESANO —Effective 12:01 A.M. Friday, July 2nd, 2021.  With the continued trend of warm and dry weather the Grays Harbor County Fire Marshal’s office and Fire Districts will be following the direction of the Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and enacting restrictions on all outdoor burning in Grays Harbor County until conditions moderate. 

Charcoal and wood burning, recreational campfires, residential yard waste, and land clearing burning are prohibited until further notice.

The use of natural and propane gas burning self-contained camping stoves and natural and propane gas burning portable fire pits are allowed.

Please contact your local fire district for further information and the Washington State Department of Natural Resources for updates on burn restrictions at 1-800-323-BURN or visit their website at www.dnr.wa.gov/burn-restrictions .  Contact ORCAA at 1-800-422-5623 or visit their website at www.orcaa.org for a full list of burn restrictions in the local and surrounding areas.

At the time of this notice Washington State Parks was enacting a similar ban on local beaches.

Please contact your local fire district for further information and also the Washington State Department of Natural Resources for updates on burn restrictions at 1-800-323-BURN or visit their website at www2.wadnr.gov/burn-risk. Contact ORCAA at 1-800-422-5623 or visit their website at www.orcaa.org.