Rules and regulations for burning will be changing in the state beginning October 1st, 2021.

From October 1st to December 31st burning will only be allowed from 5 p.m.-7 a.m.

The fire must be watched and controlled at all times.

The area where the fire is, must be cleared down to mineral soil, for a minimum of 10 feet from what is being burned.

If the fire gets out of control you are liable for any damages caused as a result.

Willfully setting fires is a felony and is punishable by a fine or imprisonment.

If you violate the burn laws you can face a maximum penalty of $1,000.

For more information on burn laws you may call 1-800-2330-FIRE.