|Winter Outdoor Burning|
|January 2, 2020|
A Happy New Year from us here at Blacksburg Volunteer Fire Department.
The winter months bring about the need for yard cleaning; this can include yard debris burning. The winter months are also wildfire season in South Carolina. A small ember can travel up to a mile away and ignite a wildfire. Low humidity, dry fuels, and slight winds is the perfect remedy to ignite a potentially devastating wildfire.
When burning, keep these helpful tips in mind:
Of course, bonfires are a wonderful activity this time of year. Follow the same tips, and keep your get-together safe.
Let's start the year off fire safe and Fire Wise!