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Debris burning can be a major cause of fires. Reduce your risk with these tips for a safe debris burning experience.
- Obtain a Burn Permit from your local fire department
- Make sure you prepare your burn site properly
- Use safe ignition practices
- Monitor the fire until completion
For more information about obtaining a burn permit or safety measures when burning, visit ncforestservice.gov. For more links for burning information and days that are best for burning, visit buncombecounty.org/air.