CLOSURE ALERT – SHELLFISH

This closure is still in effect as of 10/15/21 – Closure is only for Butter Clams and Varnish Clams. Please refer to the maps below for CURRENT closures. In Island County, Penn Cove, Saratoga Passage and Holmes Harbor are closed to all species of shellfish harvesting. The closure is due to hazardous biotoxin levels. Please…

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BURN BAN IS LIFTED

Due to the increase in fuel moisture levels and a return to more typical seasonal weather patterns, the Fire Marshal has lifted the ban on outdoor burning in Island County as of midnight, September 30, 2021. Please make sure you are aware of the Island County Burn requirements, they can be found on the link below.   https://www.islandcountywa.gov/Health/EH/Burning/Pages/Home.aspx  

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