Number of forest fires in Russia per day decreased from eight to six seats, the fires are in the Transbaikal and Buryatia, the Federal Forestry Agency (FFA).
"As of Friday morning in Russia on forest land are six forest fires in the area of 388 hectares. Four of the forest fire in the area of 387 hectares are in the Trans-Baikal region, and two forest fires in the area of 0.7 hectares in Buryatia," — said.
It clarifies the agency is high, sometimes extreme fire danger is expected in the next few days in the South and the North Caucasus Federal District, in the Irkutsk region and Buryatia.
According to the Forestry Agency, the main cause of forest fires — careless handling of fire.