Open Burning


Open Burning is CLOSED


Open Burning Information

Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District traditionally opens burning in spring and fall depending on several factors, including but not limited to wind, temperature and conditions of vegetation.  In order to Burn, you MUST acquire a burn Permit which is only available immediately preceding scheduled open burning.

Residents who live in the Truckee Meadows Hydrographic Basin 87 may not receive a burn permit, per Air Quality restrictions, as it is prohibited to burn within the Truckee Meadows Hydrographic Basin.  For information regarding the Truckee Meadows Hydrographic Basin, residents may contact Washoe County Air Quality at 775-784-7200.