The area of forest fires in Russia in 2012 decreased by 1.2 times

The area of forest fires in 2012 was 746,000 hectares, which is 1.2 times less than in the same period of 2011, according to the materials to the FFA press conference "Forest fires in Russia."

"In 2012, there was 10.8 thousands of forest fires in the area of 746,000 hectares. Compared to the same period in 2011, the number of fires and the area covered by them, were reduced by 1.2 times. During the same period in 2011 there was 13.3 thousand fires in the area of 880.5 thousand hectares, "- said the FFA.

It clarifies the agency this year

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The threat of forest fires has decreased because of the rains in Tuva

The highest, the fifth grade fire, to keep in Tuva more than two weeks, out, fourth class acts in the territories of the two areas of the country, according to the regional government.

The threat of forest fires due to decreased precipitation in the Republic of heavy rainfall.

"The fifth class fire in the republic today is not recorded. Fourth class acts in Dzun-Khemchik and Kaa-Khem district. In the Kyzyl Tandinskogo and Pii-Khem district fire hazard is defined by the first, lowest, class," — said in a message.

According to the Department of Forestry at SFO, in the region at

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On Montenegro collapsed tropical heat

Heat waves established in the territory of Montenegro, which led to a renewal of the June temperature records, local meteorologists said.

In the capital, Podgorica, 19 June temperature reached 38 degrees Celsius, an increase of 1.2 degrees record June 19, 1962. In the center of mountain tourism in Montenegro Zabljak and 19 June was marked by temperature 28.5 degrees Celsius, 2.2 degrees higher record of the June 2006.

In the town of Ulcinj, on the Adriatic Sea on the eve of the air is warmed to 37.7 degrees Celsius, while the June 19, 2002 there have been measured "only" 33.2

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Weather Center predicts the likelihood of fires at the level of previous years

Risk of forest fires this summer will be no higher than in 2011 and 2010, told the Russian direktorGidromettsentra Roman Vilfand.

"While the number of fires is expected to be at the level of the previous three years. Given that in 2009 there was much more," — said Vilfand.

Abnormally hot summer of 2010 resulted in a very large number of fires in the European part of Russia, but in Siberia forest burned less than usual. At the same time, the total area of forest affected by fire in 2009, was higher than in 2010.

"In the European part

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Forest conservation one day put out in the Far East, 12 forest fires

Forest protection specialists for the last day in the Far East put out 12 fires, according to Department of Forestry in the Far Eastern Federal District.

"Over the past day in the Far East there were 62 forest fires: 24 — in Yakutia, 22 — in the Khabarovsk region, seven — in the Amur region, five — in the Sakhalin region, three — in Chukotka, and another — in the Magadan region. Experts managed eliminate the 12 fires, eight were localized, "- said in a statement.

It is noted that the area affected by fire for the last day, was

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The area of forest fires in Siberia for the day fell to 6.8 thousand hectares

The area of forest fires in Siberia for the past day decreased by 1.5 thousand hectares — up to 6.8 thousand hectares, said Tuesday the county Department of Forestry.

"Today, in the Siberian Federal District operates 105 forest fires in the area of 6.769 thousand hectares, including seven large — an area of 2.945 thousand hectares," — said in a statement.

The most difficult situation is stored in the Krasnoyarsk region. The Office notes that over the past day in the province was abolished and 28 new of the earlier forest fires in the area of 4.726 thousand hectares, including

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Number of forest fires in Russia per day increased to 227 seats

Number of forest fires in Russia per day increased from 198 to 227 seats, the most difficult situation persists in the Urals and Siberia, said the FFA.

Today in Russia there are 224 fire on forest land, two fires — the lands of specially protected areas in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Area and Buryatia, and one fire on the land of reindeer pastures Chukotka.

"For the next three days, according to Hydrometeorology, projected high, sometimes extreme, fire danger in the east of the Orenburg Region and the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous District, Tomsk region, most of the Krasnoyarsk region, in the west of

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FFA will send to Ugra and Yamal paratroopers

FFA will transfer to Khanty-Manskiysky Autonomous District (Yugra) 86 paratroopers, in addition, 15 paratroopers arrive on Yamal for forest fires in these regions, said the Department of Forestry in the Urals Federal District.

"In the framework of inter-regional maneuver forces and fire extinguishing FFA is considering the transfer of 86 staff to Ugra Airborne Fire Department, of which 50 will be allocated from the federal reserve, and 36 — in the Sverdlovsk region. On fighting forest fires in the Yamal will attract 15 professional paratroopers and fire from the Tyumen region, "- said in a statement.

Led to greater firefighters,

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Number of forest fires in Russia were reduced daily to 198 seats

Number of forest fires in Russia over the past day has decreased from 203 to 198 seats, the most difficult situation persists in the Urals, Siberia and the Far East, according to the FFA.

As of Monday in Russia are 198 forest fires, of which 194 fires on forest lands, three fires — in Buryatia, the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District and in the Orenburg region, in the lands of specially protected natural areas, one fire in Chukotka, the land of reindeer pastures.

"No threats settlements and no economy", — assured in FFA.

According to the ministry, for the moment on

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Yakutia authorities imposed emergency mode in 19 districts due to fires

President of Yakutia Yegor Borisov signed a decree on the introduction of a regional character mode emergency in 19 districts due to wildfires, told RIA Novosti on Monday a representative of the government.

"In such measures had to go to the high fire danger class and difficult operational fire situation," — said the official.

According to him, the regime of emergency introduced in Amga, Aldan, Verkhnevilyuisk Vilyuisk, mining, Kobyayskom, Lena, Megino-Kangalassky, Mirny, Namsky, Neryungri, Nyurbinskaya, Olyekminsky, Suntar, Tattinsky, Ust-Aldan, Khangalassky, Ust-Maya, Churapcha areas as well as in the city of Yakutsk.

Government of Yakutia and heads of districts ordered to

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