• Notify TFS Prior to Burning

    By law, you are required to notify the Texas A&M Forest Service prior to conducting any prescribed burning for forest management purposes. Additionally, TFS encourages citizens statewide to notify a TFS dispatch office prior to any prescribed burning.

    To make notification on the day of your burn download the Rx Burn Notification Form and email to

    There are additional notification requirements depending on the location, timing, and certification level of the individual conducting the prescribed burn. For more information on prescribed burn notification requirements visit: TCEQ Subchapter on Outdoor Burning or TDA Prescribed Burn Board- Applicable Legislation & Rules 


    RX Burn Notification Form