BLM prohibits all fires in Spokane District
Firearms discharge banned in some counties
Last updated 9/2/2022 at 3:26pm
SPOKANE – In advance of extended warm weather, the federal Bureau of Land Management has announced new restrictions on public land it manages as part of the Spokane District.
The agency is now prohibiting all fires on land it manages, including charcoal briquette fires.
The ban is in effect in Adams, Asotin, Benton, Chelan, Columbia, Douglas, Ferry, Franklin, Garfield, Grant, Kittitas, Klickitat, Lincoln, Okanogan, Pend Oreille, Spokane, Stevens, Walla Walla, Whitman, and Yakima.
In addition to prohibiting campfires, restrictions on the use of off-road vehicles, and smoking are also pro...