Contact Us

Camp Fire Restriction in Place As Fire Danger Level is Elevated

Fire danger alerts are elevated through out the state prompting officials to put campfire restrictions in place.

Forest fire
Stacy Proebstle, Townsquare Media NJ

The New Jersey Forest Fire Service has issued the fire danger alerts state wide because of prolonged dry and windy conditions. A Stage one camp fire restrictions means fires directly on the ground are prohibited unless in a prepared fire ring constructed of steel, stone, brick or concrete with a gravel or masonry base.

The fire danger level is determined to be very high by the forest fire service in Burlington, Monmouth and Ocean counties, as well as Middlesex County south of the Raritan River.



State Forest Fire Service Acting Chief Michael Drake says “It is paramount that New Jersey residents and visitors exercise extreme caution to prevent wildfires at this particularly vulnerable time, with little rain and low humidity.”

Officials are urging motorist to discard smoking materials in ashtrays, obtain permits for campfires, keep matches and lighters away from children, and for residents who live near or in forested areas to maintain a defensible buffer by clearing vegetation within 30 feet of structures.

Get More details at



Best of 92.7 WOBM

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for WOBM Listener Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive WOBM Listener Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.