Collin County Now Under Burn Ban - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Collin County Now Under Burn Ban

Dallas, Van Zandt only local counties not banning outdoor burning.



    Under the Tucson Sun
    196 Texas counties are now under outdoor burning bans.

    Collin county is the latest North Texas county to put a burn ban in place. Dry conditions and the increasing risk of wildfires are the main reasons.

    The ban will be in place for 90 days unless we get a significant amount of rain.

    For a complete list of all counties currently banning outdoor burning from the Texas Forest Service, click here: