Can I burn my garbage?

Natural vegetation is the ONLY thing that your burn permit allows you to burn. You are not allowed to burn prohibited materials as outlined in the Montana Department of Environmental Quality’s air quality regulations found at ARM 17.8.604. This includes but is not limited to

  • Buildings
  • Asphalt shingles
  • Campers
  • Garbage
  • Railroad ties
  • Plastic products
  • Paper products
  • Cardboard
  • Manure
  • Dead animals, etc.

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1. When do I need a permit?
2. Fire Warden, does my fire have to be out by dark?
3. Can I burn my garbage?
4. Are there times when Stillwater County can close the burn permit system?