Open burning is permitted in Lehigh & Lausanne townships with restrictions:
If you are going to conduct a controlled burn you need to:
1. Contact the Carbon County Communications at (570) 325-9112 (non-emergency number) provide the following information:
-Your Name & Contact Number
-The Location of the Controlled Burn
2. Have a source of water, or other fire suppression to extinguish the fire nearby.
3. Ensure someone is attending the fire at all times.
4. Ensure that the fire is completely extinguished by wetting down the burning materials and surrounding areas next to the burned area.