Burning Permits

Peterborough Fire & Rescue will issue a burning permit on the day of the burn requested if the weather and conditions are amenable to a fire that day.

No Fire permits will be issued for class day 3 (High) or higher or if special conditions exist like high winds.

Fire Class Day is posted by 10AM and updated at 2PM daily by the New Hampshire Department of Forests and Lands.

Permits are issued at the station, 16 Summer Street. Availabililty is subject to change if the duty crews are out on an call. 

 

 

Click for State of NH Web Site   http://www.nhdfl.org/fire-control-and-law-enforcement/permits.aspx

 


2018/2017 Calls

 

Month Fire Amb Tnfsr
JAN 0/46 0/137 0/91
FEB 0/26 0/111 0/84
MAR 0/41 0/95 0/74
APR 0/18 0/91 0/102
MAY 0/24 0/98 0/89
JUN 0/30 0/103 0/94
JUL 0/23 0/96 0/80
AUG 0/31 0/99 0/67
SEP 0/30 0/104 0/86
OCT 0/42 0/108 0/72
NOV 0/25 0/104 0/92
DEC 0/41 0/124 0/75
TOTAL 0/377 0/1270 0/1006

 2017 TOTAL CALLS - 2,653 (down 29 calls from 2016)

 2016 TOTAL CALLS - 2,682 (up 68 calls from 2015)

 2015 TOTAL CALLS - 2,614 (up 242 calls from 2014)