Protecting Public Health and the Environment.

Burn Decisions

Sign up to be alerted by email when this page is updated. All fields are required.

Page Subscription

Related Pages: Burn Requests and Approvals | Spot and Bale Burn Decisions | Propane Flaming Decisions

Idaho Fire Safety Burn Permits

Individuals living outside city limits anywhere in Idaho who plan to burn for any reason—including crop residue burning and excluding recreational campfires—during closed fire season, from May 10 to October 20 every year, must obtain a fire safety burn permit.

If you live inside city limits and you plan to burn, a permit from your local fire department may be required.

As a convenience to the grower, DEQ's crop residue burning application communicates with the Idaho Department of Land's (IDL) burn permits system to assist in issuing IDL burn permits. IDL burn permits for crop residue burning may only be obtained through DEQ's system. DEQ's crop residue burning application contains links to view the IDL burn permit. For questions about fire safety permits, contact IDL at 866-581-6498.


Southern Idaho Counties | Preliminary Decisions | Previous Day | Next Day

*If this page returns no data, no final burn decision is available at this time. Please check for preliminary burn decisions by clicking the 'View Preliminary Decisions' link above.

3/26/2017 - Northern Idaho Counties Outside of Coeur d'Alene and Nez Perce Reservation Boundaries

NO BURN DAY - Sunday - 3/26/2017

County Burn Decision Number of Acres Comments