Current burning permit restrictions and fire danger
Select a county below to see today's burning restrictions. If you're running an older desktop browser and don't see a state map, try our legacy Flash-based map or call 1-888-WIS-BURN (947-2876).
Reminder! Be sure to have your written and signed annual burning permit available while burning.
Click a county on the map to view today’s burning restrictions.
Not sure if your burn location falls within DNR protection areas? For a more detailed look, click the + zoom button in the top left of the map at least three times (zoom out: - button).
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These signs display the current fire danger rating at many Ranger Stations throughout the state.
- Preventing Wildfires (publication FR-547)
- Subscribe to receive Burn Permits and Fire Danger News
- Smokey's Rules for Debris Burning
- Safe Burning (publication FR-551-2015)