Current burning permit restrictions and fire danger
Select a county below to see today's burning restrictions. If you're running a newer desktop browser, tablet, smart phone or other mobile device, try our new mobile-friendly map or call 1-888-WIS-BURN (947-2876).
Reminder! Be sure to have your written and signed annual burning permit available while burning!
Good evening, it is currently 8:08:30 PM on 4/29/2017.
These signs display the current fire danger rating at many Ranger Stations throughout the state.
Questions about burning? Contact a DNR fire control dispatch office .
- Concerned about burning safely? Here are a few simple tips! Safe & Responsible Burning (publication FR-551-2015)
- Learn about other ways to prevent wildfires. Preventing Wildfires (publication FR-547)
- Fire conditions change daily. Visit the National Weather Service Daily Fire Weather Briefing
- Let's face it...burning is unsafe, unhealthy and a nuisance. Find alternatives to burning!
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