Fires in Spain led to the evacuation of thousands of people

Since the beginning of the fire at the two Canary Islands La Gomera and Tenerife evacuation exposed 5000 people. Many roads are blocked for security reasons. Fire swept the smallest island of the archipelago more than a week ago, but so far the operation to extinguish not yielded results. The flames threatened the safety of local national parks. In one of them, called Garajonay destroyed almost 810 hectares of forest. This is a huge loss, as many of the species of flora have an age of more than 11 million years.

The number corresponds to a quarter of the

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Area of forest fires in Siberia decreased by 1.4 times — up to 1.8 thousand hectares

Area of forest fires in the regions of the Siberian Federal District for the past day decreased by 1.4 times — to 1.79 thousand hectares, forests continue to burn in the Krasnoyarsk and Tomsk region and Tuva, said on Thursday the county Department of Forestry.

"According to the information, in the district eliminated 13 forest fires in the area of 1.3 thousand hectares, including the two largest — the area 960 hectares. Localized ten forest fires in the area of one thousand hectares, including three large — an area 405 hectares, "- said in a statement.

Extinguishing fires only 880

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MOE has banned access to forests in the Bryansk region

The temporary ban on visits forests introduced in the Bryansk region because of the increased probability of forest fires, the regional emergencies department said on Friday.

"Due to the dry and hot weather put a special fire mode, temporarily prohibited from visiting forests because of the increased probability of forest fire," — said the agency.

On Tuesday in the region temperatures reached 36 degrees Celsius, and therefore the regional emergencies department recommended that people in the region not to go out from 12.00 to 18.00 MSK.

On Wednesday, the Russian Emergencies Ministry reported that in the coming hours in

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Reserve Krasnoyarsk Pillars re-opened to tourists

Reserve management "Pillars" in Krasnoyarsk for reducing the threat of fires on Friday lifted the ban on visiting tourist-excursion reserve area, which was closed due to those for which the tourists fires, according to the website "Pillars".

Reserve July 31 was closed because of a serious fire hazard. After the ban on visits to the territory of "pillar" for the week was two fires. Reputed experts, this is due to violations of fire safety rules by tourists.

"Today, August 10, the reserve" Columns "is open to the public. Fire: Class, according to researchers of the reserve is estimated to be

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Energy pumping water Karelian hydro, flooded due to rains

Implement energy draining out of the engine room and process facilities Matkozhnenskoy HPP partially flooded due to heavy rainfall, leading to the dam lake Soldiers, said the TGC-1, the operating hydropower plants.

Earlier it was reported that on August 8 in the basin bottom Vig had the monthly average rainfall, causing Soldiers burst dam lake. The water washed away the railway track, broke the dam Matkozhnenskogo stream, exceeding it (dam), the level and scope of the discharge front of the dam, flooding the area of hydropower.

"In order to ensure the safety of plant personnel was made stop hydro

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MOE expects V class fire hazard in almost every region of the third

Russian Emergencies Ministry expects in the next day's high, fifth grade fire hazard in almost every third subject into seven federal districts.

"Operational forecasting of possible emergencies in the coming day will be caused by extreme fire danger in the Central (2 subjects, and 13 municipalities), Southern (5 subjects, and 100 municipalities), North Caucasus (3 subjects, and 22 municipalities), Volga (4 subject to 44 municipalities), Ural (2 subject to 6 municipalities), Siberian (7 subjects, and 24 municipal districts), the Far Eastern Federal Districts (2 subjects, and 3 municipalities), "- said in an operational forecast office.

According to the Emergency Situations

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Aviation localized in the Tomsk region of 10 forest fires

The massive use of Russian Emergencies Ministry aircraft allowed to locate in the Tomsk region of the third act forest fires on an area of almost 2.2 thousand hectares, told RIA Novosti on Monday, a representative of the National Center for Crisis Management (National Emergency Management Center) Emergency Ministry.

"The fight against fire in the Tomsk region are 13 aircraft," — said the source, adding that Monday morning they had fired 67 drains water weighing 579 tons.

The representative of the National Emergency Management Center said that now in the region are 33 forest fires with a total area 5.82

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Reserve Pillars again closed to the threat of fire

Leaders of the Krasnoyarsk reserve "Pillars" extended restrictions to access up to 10 August because of a new fire in the reserve, which occurred the day before, according to the website of the reserve.

The reserve was closed to the public on July 31 in connection with the severe fires. Assumed that it will again be open to the public at the end of last week. However, on Thursday in the reserve was a fire. In the area of the reserve fire workers found abandoned tourist park with fresh campfire. On Sunday, the "post" again caught fire.

"The fire,

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Area of forest fires in Russia one day dropped by almost two thousand hectares

Area of forest fires in Russia one day decreased by 1.9 thousand hectares, according to Ministry of Emergency Situations.

"The number of seats per day decreased by five, and the total area of fires decreased by 1946 ha," — said the representative of the Ministry for Emergencies.

The most difficult situation is still developing in Siberia. In the Tomsk region currently has 31 focus on the area of 7673 hectares.

"Compared to the last day in the Tomsk region a decrease in the number of fires in one area and a reduction of more than 1000 hectares," — explained in

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Lipetsk authorities restricted visits because of the threat of forest fires

Authorities imposed Lipetsk region until August 31, restrictions on visits to public forests in the region because of the high fire danger, according to the regional administration.

Weather forecasters promise that August in the Lipetsk region will be very hot. Temperature will be three to five degrees above normal, and on some days of the month the temperature rises to the level of 37 degrees. Rainfall will then be lower than usual.

On Wednesday, the emergency department of the Lipetsk region warns of extreme fire danger in the region due to the intense heat and asks people not to inflame

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