AMHERST – Most of the province is under a brush burning ban as nature begins to dry out from a long, heavy winter.
Brush burning restrictions
With the exception of a few counties on Cape Breton island, no domestic brush burning is allowed in the province due to high risk of wildfires.
Up to date restrictions by county are available by toll free phone line, recorded message updated daily, at 1-855-564-2876(BURN).
Online, the province's burning restrictions can be found here.