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National Wildfire Awareness Month

Wildfires are unplanned fires that burn in natural areas like forests, grasslands or prairies. These dangerous fires spread quickly and can devastate not only wildlife and natural areas, but also communities.

Mitigate: Watch weather information and plan well in advance of any burning. Follow all North Dakota Laws and city ordinances.

Burn Restrictions & Fire Danger Maps | ND Response

Air Quality - North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality (nd.gov)

Be Prepared: Pay attention to emergency alerts and notifications for information and instructions. Evacuate immediately if authorities tell you to do so!ready


Public Alerts

Public Alerts can be sent to inform or request the public for assistance.  Public Alerts can be sent on land line telephones, cellular and smart phones, North Dakota Lottery messaging boards and Interstate Highway messaging boards. 

LaMoure County can send a public alert through its CodeRED system.  Please consider signing up your cellular or smart phone to receive a call or text message.  LaMoure County can also request a Statewide alert if the criteria is met for an Amber, Silver or Blue Alert.  For more information: 

https://ndresponse.gov/alert

Please consider signing up for the CodeRED system !

The first Wednesday of each month the outdoor warning sirens are tested at appoximately 11:00AM during the months of April, May, June, July, August, September, and October.


LaMoure County Local Emergency Planning Meeting

Next meeting is Thursday, August 8th at 7:30AM

https://lamourecountynd.com/LocalEmergencyPlanningCommittee-LEPC