Fire marshal explains restrictions as 13 East Texas counties issue burn bans
Updated: Jun. 23, 2022 at 12:09 PM CDT
Thirteen East Texas counties have issued burn bans. The Texas Forest Service continues to list East Texas in the moderate range for fire danger. The question is, what are the requirements for issuing a burn ban? And what restrictions are there in a burn ban?
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