Open air fires must be competently supervised at all times.

Always have fire fighting equipment handy suitable for the size and type of fire such as a:

  • garden hose
  • shovel
  • rake
  • or heavy machinery


Acceptable materials to burn include:

  • wood
  • cardboard
  • paper
  • other wood by-products


Do not burn:

  • compost
  • plastic
  • rubber
  • toxic materials
  • leaves
  • grass
  • hay
  • debris from land clearing


Read our summer fire safety page for prevention and safety information related to BBQs, campfires, and other open air fires.

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Clarence-Rockland Fire Department