Yakama Nation Fire Management would like to welcome you to our website. This site is a tool for both our staff and the public. We encourage you to use it to learn about our program and the services we provide.


Our Mission is to protect lives, property, and resources while restoring and maintaining healthy ecosystems through cost-effective fire management.




Bumping Up The Line

Honoring Granite Mountain Hot Shots

19 Big Brothers are looking out for us now.

Never Forgotten and Always in our Hearts.



ATTENTION - Fire and Fuels RX Burn .

ATTENTION - To anybody that needs to update their wildland fire incident qualification and certifications.











Burn Ban issued Tuesday, June 25, 2024 until further notice.

Its 2024!! All burn permits must be renewed you must come into the office to renew.




Make Sure You Call before Burning. No Burning on Windy Days.

You will be required to have a burn permit, how to obtain permit?

  1. Come to Fire Management 1022 Fort Road, Toppenish, WA.
  2. Call before burning 509-865-6653, give us your permit number, let us know what time you will be burning, and where.
  3. No Burning on Windy days or after sunset.

Burn Ban

Check www.epa.gov any burn ban on the reservation or call (509)865-6653.


Check www.wrh.noaa.gov for weather on the reservation. Click on the area you live in and you will receive information for the day/night and following weather.

For Fire Weather Forecast click on the Fire Weather tab and click on Fire Zones 675 and 681 or call (509)865-6653.

National Interagency Fire Center

For National current fire news check gacc.nifc.gov/nwcc

Industrial Fire Precautions

For fire precaution levels on the Yakama Reservation, Zones 675 and 680 check http://www.dnr.wa.gov/ifpl

Safety Management Information System

File a Claim www.smis.doi.gov


Employee Wildland and RX Fire Experience.pdf


National Interagency Fire Center News

Protecting Yakama Community Flyer

Protecting Yakama Community Application