Backyard Debris Burning

Understand how to prevent wildfires from backyard debris burning.

Learn before you burn. When burning yard waste and debris, follow these important steps.

Other ways to be fire-smart at home and on the go

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@smokey_bear a day ago

In 2019,
87% of wildfires were caused by humans.


(Source: nifc.gov)