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County burn ban in effect

On July 1

The Board of Klickitat County Commissioners has again signed the county's burn ban resolution -- effective July 1, 2012 to Sept. 30, 2012.

The resolution provides a procedure for regulating outdoor burning within the unincorporated areas of Klickitat county and has been requested by the Klickitat County Interagency Fire Association.

The resolution prohibits the issuance of burning permits except for authorized agricultural burning.

Attended camp fires will be allowed in the Mt. Adams Guler County Park in Trout Lake, however the county and/or the DNR reserves the right to ban at any time all campfires within the park during periods of extreme fire danger

Residential barbecues will be allowed.


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