Protecting People, Homes & Natural Resources | SW Montana
Missoula County Fire
2016 AGENCY News Releases & PROCLAMATIONS
c) Missoula County Fire Protection Association 2011-16
If I conduct an activity that is restricted, can I be fined? Yes. The amounts may differ depending on the agency with authority in
that area, but Montana State Law allows for a fine of up to six months in jail and $500.00.
Can I be held liable if I start a fire? Yes.
You could be responsible for paying some or even all of the costs that it took to put the fire out. Check with the according agency
on specific regulations.