Emergency burning restrictions for 11 counties in southern Wisconsin will begin Friday in fire protection areas under control of the Department of Natural Resources.
All of Crawford, Richland, Sauk, Columbia, Marquette, Green Lake and portions of Iowa, Grant, Dane, Adams and Juneau counties are affected by these emergency burning restrictions, which will begin at 12:01 a.m. Friday.
Emergency burning restrictions apply to the designated areas that are outside incorporated cities and villages in these counties.
Under these restrictions, burning of any combustible material outdoors is prohibited until further notice. This includes: