Stage 2 fire restrictions take effect Thursday, Aug 20!

Glacier National Park Thompson Fire 2015 at Sunset

Fire restrictions tighten up another notch on Thursday! . . .

With more than 90 wildfires burning across Northwest Montana, new fire restrictions go into effect on Thursday.

Stage 2 restrictions ban all open burning, including campfires, and restrict vehicles to designated roads and trails.

In addition, equipment operation involving internal combustion engines such as chain saws is prohibited from 1 p.m. to 1 a.m.

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