For the most up to date information regarding burn bans in Kansas, please contact your county emergency management office or your local fire department or your local law enforcement dispatch center (non-emergency number). The decision to implement a burn ban is made by county or city government leadership based on local conditions, therefore, the best information resides at the local level.
Flint Hills Burning Restrictions during the month of June
Burning in the Flint Hills in Kansas is regulated by state regulations, specifically K.A.R. 28-19-645, 28-19-646, 28-19-647, and 28-19-648. As part of the Kansas Flint Hills Smoke Management Plan, burning is restricted in certain counties for the month of June. Additional information on the Mayburn restrictions in the Flint Hills are available on the web at www.ksfire.org/doc4661.ashx and www.sbeap.org/publications/Open_burning_in_Kansas.pdf