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Our state’s Area Foresters are committed to serving Mississippi’s forest landowners and protecting lives, property, and forestland from wildfires.

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Burn Permits

MFC issues burn permits based on the daily fire weather forecast. Permits are required for any fire set for a recognized agricultural and/or forestry purpose.

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Current Burn Bans

There are currently no burn bans.
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  • Cogongrass Control Program

    Landowners with cogongrass infestations may apply for free herbicide treatments through the Mississippi Forestry Commission.

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    The Mississippi Forestry Commission is always happy to hear from the people we serve. Please feel free to contact us by phone or email with your questions, comments, and concerns.

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