Brewster Co. lifts burn ban; ban remains in effect in other counties

Brewster Co. lifts burn ban; ban remains in effect in other counties
Current Texas Burn Bans (Source: Texas A&M Forest Service)

(KWES) - Brewster County lifted its burn ban on Tuesday but there are still some counties facing restrictions despite the cooler temperatures and rain.

Some of these counties include Winkler, Glasscock, Crane, Jeff Davis and Presidio.

Ector and Midland counties are currently clear of the ban.

The U.S. Drought Monitor shows 29 percent of Texas facing abnormally dry conditions.

To view the active burn bans in the State of Texas, click here.

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