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Juneau State Office Mailing Address Update

All mail sent to the DEC office in Juneau through the U.S. Postal Service must be addressed to P.O. Box 111800. Beginning October 1, all mail addressed to our Willoughby Avenue address will not be delivered and will be returned to sender by the Post Office. This change only impacts incoming mail to the Juneau office.

Open Burn Application

The links below lead to the specific information you need to apply for open burn approvals.

 Online Open Burn Application Instructions (PDF)

Please Notify DEC by telephone at least 24 hours prior to ignition, Monday thru Friday between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM, excluding State Holidays.

New Permit Administration and Compliance Fees went into effect on September 26, 2015.

Please follow link: correct fees as of September 26, 2015 (PDF)

Applications and Guidelines will be updated to reflect the new information.

Application/Approval Name PDF WORD
Fire Fighter Training with Structure Application (updated September 2015) (PDF) (DOC)
Fire Fighter Training with Structure Renewal Application (updated September 2015) (PDF) (DOC)
Fire Fighter Training with Fuels Application (updated September 2015) (PDF) (DOC)
Fire Fighter Training with Fuels Renewal Application (updated September 2015) (PDF) (DOC)
Prescribed Burn Application (updated September 2015) (PDF) (DOC)
Prescribed Burn Renewal Application (updated September 2015) (PDF) (DOC)
Land Clearing Application (updated September 2015) (PDF) (DOC)
Black Smoke (updated September 2015) (PDF) (DOC)

Open Burn Guidelines (updated June 2016) (PDF)

Enhanced Smoke Management Plan (December 2015) (PDF 2.48M)

Open Burn Contacts:

Person Area Phone Email
Andrew Mohrmann South Central Alaska Open Burn Approvals and Complaints 907-269-7562 andrew.mohrmann@alaska.gov
Dylan Morrison SE and SW Alaska Open Burn Approvals and Complaints 907-465-5127 dylan.morrison@alaska.gov
Elizabeth Chiesa Interior and Northern Alaska Open Burn Approvals and Complaints 907-451-2133 elizabeth.chiesa@alaska.gov