Permanent Burn Bans
There is a permanent burn ban in effect within certain city limits and urban growth areas (UGAs.) For a listing of all UGAs affected by the current outdoor burn ban, visit the Northwest Clean Air Agency website.
Whatcom Fire Marshal The Whatcom County Fire Marshal also maintains a webpage with more information on issues related to outdoor burning and burn bans, which can be found here.
Specific Burn Bans
Directions to find the burn ban status of a specific area in Whatcom County are listed under the Outdoor Burn Ban section. If you have questions regarding a UGA, call the Whatcom County Planning Department at 360-7785900 or the Burn Ban Information Hotline at 360-778-5903.