Outdoor Burning Opened March 1
March 8, 2018
March 1 marked the opening of outdoor burning by permit in western Montana. All burns require a permit, that can be obtained at the County Burn Permit System online at www.burnpermit.mt.gov, at the Seeley Lake Fire Department (200 Firehouse Lane) or online at www.seeleyfire.org. All permits cost $5.
Permits can also be renewed. All of last year’s information is saved and ready to go. Check the mail each spring for a postcard with your permit number, or call the City-County Health Department (258-4755). Burn permit reminder postcards were mailed this year Feb. 17.
Before lighting a fire,...