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Fire Restrictions In Place In National Forests - Pisgah Forest, NC


Last updated 5/4/2020 at 8:11am

Fire Restrictions Are In Place In National Forests

Fire restrictions are now in effect for the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests due to high fire danger. Building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire or campfire is now prohibited. Possessing, discharging or using any kind of firework or other pyrotechnic device is also prohibited.

The restrictions are in effect until Aug. 8, unless rescinded earlier due to changed conditions. Commercially available fuel stoves (camp stoves) can be used at this time.

The N.C. Carolina Forest Service issued a burn ban for 32 western counties on April 3. For more information, visit www.ncforestservi...

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