Fire Restrictions and Burn Ban
Extreme Fire Danger - Total Burn Ban in Effect
Benton County is in extreme fire danger and there is a total burn ban in place. We ask that all community members refrain from doing anything that could possibly create a spark.
- Building, maintaining, attending, or using a campfire, fire, or stove fire.
- Welding or operating a torch with an open flame.
- Operating generators in areas of vegetation.
- Using a vehicle off Forest Service roads except when parking in an area devoid of vegetation for 10 ft.
- Smoking outdoors in close proximity to flammable materials or vegetation.