2015 Annual Report

This report provides a general overview of our operations, performance and various programs associated with the services we provide to the residents and guests of our fire district. read more

The Responder

The newest edition of The Responder, the North Whatcom Fire & Rescue district newsletter, is now available. read more

Heartsaver CPR Classes

NWFR is offering AHA Heartsaver CPR/AED classes once a month, free of charge to the community read more

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North Whatcom Fire & Rescue



On Monday, September 11, 2017, motorcycle enthusiasts, first responders, Border, Custom and VIP guests converged at the Peace Arch Park to honor those who lost their lives in the horrific attacks in 2001.  This is the sixteenth anniversary of the  9-11 attacks.

Burn Ban Information

Burn Ban Status


Effective 8:00am, September 20, 2017, a stage 1 burn ban is in effect for unincorporated Whatcom County.

For current outdoor burning information please call the Burn Information Line at (360) 778-5903.

See our Outdoor Burning Regulations page for information on outdoor burning.

Washington State Department of Natural Resources Fire Danger Level: Moderate