The Fire Hazard is VERY HIGH 

A FIRE RESTRICTION IS NOW IN EFFECT AS OF MAY 14, 2018

Due to windy conditions, warmer weather and little to no precipitation the M.D. still has a Fire Restriction.

Campfires are only allowed in fire pits.

No burning of heavy fuel loads are permitted at this time.  Permits are not suspended at this time however they will not be renewed once expired.  If crop reduction is required, please contact the Fire Chief at 780-837-0911 to get a permit.

No open campfires or charcoal briquettes are allowed in the back country or random camping areas.  Gas or propane stoves/barbeques and portable fire pits are allowed.

Please make sure your campfire is completely extinguished when you leave it (Soak It, Stir It, Soak It Again).

Clear debris from hot spots on your Off-Highway Vehicle (Knock it Off)

Please contact the M.D. of Smoky River Fire Chief at 780-837-0911, if you have any questions about these restrictions.

Please call the M.D. office at (780) 837-2221 or the Fire Chief at (780) 837-0911 before you do any burning.

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