Outdoor Burning

Recreational fires are allowed in Spokane County as long as these requirements are being met. For information on other types of outdoor burning in Spokane County, click here.

Effective 12:01 a.m., October 14, 2017, Permit and Rule Burns will be allowed on DNR-protected lands in Spokane County. Rule and permit burns for silvicultural debris on residential unimproved property.

Wood Heating Devices

There are no restrictions on wood heating devices at this time. Requirements, including a limit on the amount of visible smoke coming from your chimney, must be followed at all times. Please review these wood heating requirements.

Stay Informed 

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