Outdoor Burning

Abnormally dry conditions and pre-season fires are causing concern for the 2021 wildfire season. Due to the dry weather conditions locally, the regular outdoor burning season ends on May 31. Effective June 1 2021, no backyard or agricultural burning will be allowed in Yamhill County, including the burning of yard debris.

Now is the time for everyone to prepare themselves, their families, and their homes for potential wildfires. Emergency planning tools and fire prevention tips for your family are provided below.