Effective at 0001 Friday June 7, 2019. Department of Natural Resources will be closing Permit Burns and Rule Burns in the Upper Basin, Foothills, Kaniksu and Highlands fire danger rating areas. All zones will currently remain in a moderate fire danger rating at this time.
SCFD10 is in the Foothills FDRA
Specific rules must be followed for each type of burning in order to keep life and property safe.
Spokane County Fire District 10 covers approximately 90 square miles of the West Plains outside the City of Spokane. Due to our rural setting ANY outdoor burning can pose a threat. This page is dedicated to providing you with current burn notifications and information you can use to make wise decisions before you burn outdoors.
Ultimately, it is the land owner’s responsibility to ensure that rules and regulations are followed, so please do your due diligence. If you are unsure which burning restrictions are in force or have other questions related to open burning, please call (800) 323-BURN or call Fire District 10 @ (509) 244-2425 during normal business hours.
For information on recreational fires click here. Remember to make sure its permitted before lighting!
Check for restrictions before burning ANYTHING!
When burning, make sure you are using an approved container or pit.
Always have a water or extinguisher source close by.
Never leave a fire unattended!
Obtain proper permits before burning.