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Is Today a Burn Day? Is Today a Burn Day?



Open fires are PROHIBITED today due high fire danger.

Barbecue grills (electric, gas & charcoal) are allowed today.

Portable outdoor fireplaces may be used in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions within 15 feet of combustible surfaces, providing that it is elevated 12 inches off of the ground and it has a spark arrestor, chimney stack, or screen over the top.

Barbeques shall be at least 10 feet from combustible surfaces.  All fires including cooking grills must be attended at all times by a responsible adult.  * Watch the wind if it gets over 10mph you must stop burning.

 Please call the burn hotline for the daily burning restriction update after 9:00 AM at 267-5020.  

Contact AFD's Forester if you have questions at 267-4902 or AFD Administration at 267-5091.  




Burn permits have been suspended due to drier than normal climatic conditions. No burn permits will be issued until conditions improve to allow safe burning.


We suggest you use the wood lots, in Anchorage at 100th & C, Eagle River at the Hiland landfill, and Girdwood on Ruane Road.  We will post the opening dates soon.


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