Wildfire prevention

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Spring Wildfire Risk

After the snow melts and before vegetation greens up can be a dangerous time for wildfire in Minnesota. Conditions change quickly, check statewide fire danger & burning restrictions for updated info.

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Campfire safety

Whether you're in a state forest or in your backyard, campfires should be constructed with 3 feet or less in diameter and not more than 3 feet in height. Learn More how to build and put our a campfire.

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Firewise in Minnesota

Brush, grass or forest fires don't have to be disasters. Firewise principles can save live and property from wildfire. Learn More about Firewise in Minnesota

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