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Alaska Fire Restrictions by State Agency

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State Agency

All State, Federal, Private Lands

Restricted
Woody Debris
Restriction Details
Other
Prohibitions on any burning that emits black smoke, toxic and acid gases and particulate matter. Division of Forestry burn permit suspensions and burn closures are defined by State statute. They apply on State, borough, municipal, city, and private lands.
Advisories
Contact
Website
Open Burn Permit Contacts

All State Game Refuges and Critical Habitat Areas

Restricted
Fireworks, Explosive Materials, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn
Restriction Details 5 AAC 95.420(3) Explosives
Other
Permits are required for explosives and fireworks, no yard debris, open or controlled burning, no burn barrels
Contact
Website
Special Area Permits, Habitat Permits

Little Su Public Use Facility

Restricted
Campfires
Restriction Details 5 AAC 95.515 (F)
Other
Campfires allowed only in designated fire pits, permits are required for explosives and fireworks, no yard debris, open or controlled burning, burn barrels
Contact
Website
907-746-6300

All State Lands

Restricted
Campfires, Explosive Materials, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn
Restrictions, Regulations (PDF), Statutes (PDF)
Other
Burn barrels require a permit, campfires and warming fires less than 3 feet x 3 feet do not need a general permit
Advisories
Contact
Burn Permits, Website
907-269-8400

All State Forests

Restricted
Campfires
Restriction Details
Other
Burn barrels require a permit, campfires and warming fires less than 3 feet x 3 feet do not need a general permit
Contact
Website

All State Parks and Waters

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials, Open or Controlled Burn
Restrictions, Regulations (PDF), Statutes (PDF)
Other
Burn barrels require a permit, campfires and warming fires less than 3 feet x 3 feet do not need a general permit
Advisories
Contact
Burn Permits, Website
907-269-8400

Afognak State Park

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials, Open or Controlled Burn
Restriction Details
Other
Burn barrels require a permit, campfires and warming fires less than 3 feet x 3 feet do not need a general permit
Contact
Website
907-486-6339

Caines Head State Recreation Area (SRA)

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials
Restriction Details
Other
Campfires are allowed only in portable camp stoves or structures intended for that use (e.g. fire ring, barbeque grill, stove) provided by Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation (DPOR)
Contact
Website
907-262-5581

Captain Cook State Recreation Area (SRA)

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials
Restriction Details
Other
Campfires are allowed only in portable camp stoves or structures intended for that use (e.g. fire ring, barbeque grill, stove) provided by Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation (DPOR)
Contact
Website, Brochure
907-262-5581, To report a fire: 907-262-5528 or 911

Chena River State Recreation Area (SRA)

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials
Restriction Details
Other
Campfires are allowed only in portable camp stoves or structures intended for that use (e.g. fire ring, barbeque grill, stove) provided by Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation (DPOR)
Contact
Website
907-451-2695

Chilkat Eagle Preserve

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks
Restriction Details
Other
Campfires are allowed only in portable camp stoves or structures intended for that use (e.g. fire ring, barbeque grill, stove) provided by Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation (DPOR)
Contact
Website
SE Area Office: 907-465-4563, Haines Ranger Station: 907-766-2292

Chilkat State Park and Point Bridget State Park

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials, Open or Controlled Burn
Restriction Details
Other
Camping within designated campsites. Campfires are allowed only in portable camp stoves or structures intended for that use (e.g. fire ring, barbeque grill, stove). Open fires allowed on gravel bars below timberline in specific drainages. Open fires are allowed on non-vegetated gravel bars below timberline or on saltwater beaches.
Contact
Chilkat Website, Pt Bridget Website
907-269-8700

Chugach State Park

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials, Open or Controlled Burn
Restriction Details
Other
Camping within designated campsites. Campfires are allowed only in portable camp stoves or structures intended for that use (e.g. fire ring, barbeque grill, stove). Open fires allowed on gravel bars below timberline in specific drainages. Open fires are allowed on non-vegetated gravel bars below timberline or on saltwater beaches.
Contact
Website, Brochure (PDF)
907-345-5014

Denali State Park

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials, Open or Controlled Burn
Restriction Details
Other
Camping within designated campsites. Campfires are allowed only in portable camp stoves or structures intended for that use (e.g. fire ring, barbeque grill, stove). Open fires allowed on gravel bars below timberline in specific drainages. Open fires are allowed on non-vegetated gravel bars below timberline or on saltwater beaches.
Contact
Website, Brochure (PDF)
907-745-3975

Kachemak Bay State Park and Wilderness

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials, Open or Controlled Burn
Restriction Details
Other
Camping within designated campsites. Campfires are allowed only in portable camp stoves or structures intended for that use (e.g. fire ring, barbeque grill, stove). Open fires allowed on gravel bars below timberline in specific drainages. Open fires are allowed on non-vegetated gravel bars below timberline or on saltwater beaches.
Contact
Website, Brochure (PDF)
907-269-8700

Shuyak Island State Park

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials, Open or Controlled Burn
Restriction Details
Other
Camping within designated campsites. Campfires are allowed only in portable camp stoves or structures intended for that use (e.g. fire ring, barbeque grill, stove). Open fires allowed on gravel bars below timberline in specific drainages. Open fires are allowed on non-vegetated gravel bars below timberline or on saltwater beaches.
Contact
Website
907-486-6339

Willow Creek State Recreation Area (SRA)

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials
Restriction Details
Other
Campfires are allowed only in portable camp stoves or structures intended for that use (e.g. fire ring, barbeque grill, stove) provided by Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation (DPOR)
Contact
Website
907-269-8700

Wood-Tikchik State Park

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Explosive Materials, Open or Controlled Burn
Restriction Details
Other
Camping within designated campsites. Campfires are allowed only in portable camp stoves or structures intended for that use (e.g. fire ring, barbeque grill, stove). Open fires allowed on gravel bars below timberline in specific drainages. Open fires are allowed on non-vegetated gravel bars below timberline or on saltwater beaches.
Contact
Website
907-269-8700

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