- This event has passed.
Gulf Islands – Total Fire Ban & Work Restrictions in effect
September 29, 2017
We live on beautiful but extremely dry islands in the summer/fall, so please NO FIRES until the ban is lifted in Fall!
Total Fire Ban in Effect. This ban prohibits all of the following:
• Open fires in an outdoor stove/chimney
• Category 2 open fire
• Category 3 open fire
• Fireworks, including fire crackers
• Tiki and similar kinds of torches
• Sky lanterns
• Burning barrels or cages of any size or description
• Binary Exploding Targets
• Gas stoves and other portable campfires NOT CSA/ULC approved
• Charcoal briquettes NOT in CSA/ULC approved devices
This fire ban will remain in effect until at least October.