Fire Rating

Fire Rating

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INFORMATION ON THE FIRE DANGER RATING SYSTEM

Low Hazard
Low
Ignition of forest fuels will be difficult and spread potential is limited. No control problems.

All Day burning allowed of Brush/ Clean Wood with a size no greater than 8’ in diameter and a pile height no greater than 5’. The fire must be a minimum of 50’ from any structure or property line. The fire must be monitored at all times buy an adult. The adult must have the means to put out the fire immediately if requested and cooled to touch.


Moderate Hazard
Moderate
Grasses, dry branches will easily ignite. Spread to adjacent fuels would be slow. Control of fire may be difficult. Take normal precautions.

NO DAYTIME BURNING, AFTER 7PM OUT BY 9AM burning allowed of Brush/ Clean Wood with a size no greater than 8’ in diameter and a pile height no greater than 5’. The fire must be a minimum of 50’ from any structure or property line. The fire must be monitored at all times buy an adult. The adult must have the means to put out the fire immediately if requested and cooled to touch.

All day burning allowed for cooking and warmth fires in a fire pit or ring no greater than 4’ in diameter and height of 2’. The fire must be a minimum of 50’ from any structure or property line. The fire must be monitored at all times buy an adult. The adult must have the means to put out the fire immediately if requested and cooled to touch.


High Hazard
High
Fires for cooking will be allowed.
Most forest fuels will ignite easily and spread rapidly. Control would be difficult.

NO BRUSH BURNING All day burning allowed for cooking and warmth fires in a fire pit or ring no greater than 4’ in diameter and height of 2’. The fire must be a minimum of 50’ from any structure or property line. The fire must be monitored at all times buy an adult. The adult must have the means to put out the fire immediately if requested and cooled to touch.


Extreme Hazard
Extreme
TOTAL FIRE BAN No outdoor burning of any kind.

TOTAL BAN ON FIREWORKS

No Fireworks