Recreational burn ban is in place in C-W

Camas-Washougal Fire Department officials have implemented a recreational burn ban in Camas and Washougal.

Charcoal, gas, and propane grills and fireplaces are still allowed. The recreational burn ban, which was announced Monday, July 30, will be in effect until further notice.

Meanwhile, a ban on recreational fires continues in the city of Vancouver and Clark and Skamania counties.

“We are waiting for adequate rainfall,” Clark County Fire Marshal Jonathan Dunaway said Monday.