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Fire restrictions in effect on WDFW-managed lands, no smoking

OLYMPIA, Wash. - With unusually dry conditions and wildfires burning in parts of the state, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is prohibiting campfires and other activities on all agency-managed lands.

 

The emergency order now in effect prohibits:

 

  • Fires or

Extreme fire risk prompts call for extreme caution

OLYMPIA – With fire danger continuing to increase across Washington, officials from four state agencies today urged residents to recognize that even seemingly low-risk activities, such as parking on a grassy field or using motorized yard tools, can spark a