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Indiana Drought Map And County-By-County Fireworks Bans

Indiana's drought has sparked burn and firework bans throughout the state.

Is your county in a burn ban? Can you shoot off fireworks this Fourth of July? Find out by clicking on the counties below.

Note: Most counties that allow consumer fireworks are still encouraging residents to refrain from using them and instead attend official firework displays. For more details about the restrictions, view the information put out by the Indiana Department of Homeland Security.

Indiana Drought Conditions

Colors represent intensity of the drought.
Darker red=drier area

Click on the individual counties to view burn and fireworks bans. 

Source: U.S. Drought Monitor  (June 26, 2012)

Gretchen Frazee

Gretchen Frazee is a reporter/producer for WFIU and WTIU news. Prior to her current role, Frazee worked as the associate online content coordinator for WFIU/WTIU. She graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia where she studied multimedia journalism and anthropology. You can follow her on Twitter @gretchenfrazee.

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  • http://twitter.com/jamesananda James McNamara

    Fantastic map, Gretchen. Great public service.

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