FIRE DISTRICT BURN RULES


NO TRASH OR BUILDING MATERIAL BURNING AT ANY TIME
NATURAL VEGETATION ONLY


County Burn Ban Information

Current Burn Ban

KPFD Recreational Fire Guidelines

Island Burn Rules

Residential Burn Ban Revisions


Clean Air Agency pamphlet


RECREATIONAL FIRE

Must be in a pit
3' x 2'
25' from any building
10' from property lines
No water or shovel required
No fees or permits required



SPECIAL PURPOSE FIRE
(BONFIRE)

Must be hand-stacked
8' x 5'
100' from occupied structures
50' from all other structures
10' from property lines
10' fire break
Must be indigenous, inspected & permitted
Garden hose or two five-gallon buckets
Minimum 18 y/o in attendance
Can only burn on specific date and before 11:00 p.m.
Cannot replace residential/clearing fire permit
$15.00 fee



LARGE LAND CLEARING FIRE

Cleanly stacked by equipment, not pushed
10' - 50' diameter and 1/2 diameter tall
150' from occupied structure
50' from all other structures
Fire break must be 1' for every 1' diameter
Must be indigenous, inspected & permitted
Garden hose or two five-gallon buckets
Minimum 18 y/o in attendance able to operate equipment
No more than one pile/acre or three/parcel
Fan capable of 6,000 CFM to start pile
$50.00 fee
RESIDENTAL FIRE

Must be hand stacked
4' diameter or less
25' from any building
10' from property lines
10' fire break
Garden hose or two five-gallon buckets
Minimum 18 y/o in attendance
No fees or permits required



SMALL LAND CLEARING FIRE

Hand/equipment stacked and not pushed
4' - 10' diameter and 1/2 diameter tall
100' from occupied structure
50' from all other structures
15' from property lines
10' fire break
Must be indigenous, inspected & permitted
Garden hose or two five-gallon buckets
Minimum 18 y/o in attendance
No more than one pile/acre or three/parcel
$30.00 fee



INSPECTIONS

Call (253) 884-2222
Mon - Fri
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Applicant must be at site
Cannot burn until inspected