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State would not help the victims of the forest fires

The state will no longer compensate citizens for the losses they suffered from wildfires. Now a bill in the Finance Ministry, which will remove the burden from the budget. Russians will encourage self-insure their property against natural disasters.

It is assumed that the document gets to the Duma in December 2011. The amendments require that the owners of the burning houses of the state will pay a certain minimum. The level of state guarantees is still not defined, it is known only that the reserves will be created in the event of disasters.

It is assumed that one who has

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Upgrading of fire equipment in the Amur region

Amur firefighters and rescue workers have received new equipment and machineryFor forest fires in 2013 will improve the structure of the air baseAmur fire services delivered the first batch of modern tractors, fire, special techniques and equipment that will be used as early as the autumn fire period.

To create additional groups for fighting forest fires and planned changes in the fire service area, and in 2013 will be improved and the structure of the air base.

Fire and rescue units Amur won eight tractors "Agromach TG 90", two fire engines, four cars UAZ various modifications and 183 blower.

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New cars for firefighting handed Gosslessluzhbe in Chita

In Chita subdivisions of the State Forest Service, Trans-Baikal region today handed over thirty new vehicles for fire fighting. All-terrain vehicles. Fire tanks are equipped with a powerful pump, which pumps 40 liters of water per second. Machines can work in slozhnoprohodimyh forest and grassland areas. In total this year, the state forest service was transferred to 200 units.

Alexander Kuznetsov, director of the regional public institution "Olenguysky forest", said:"We used to put out fires killed 10-20-year-old technology, that with such a technique, we probably did cope."

Firefighters special purpose vehicles, road vehicles and fire tankers dispatched

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Locust attacks

South Russia he suffers voracious Asian invasion of locusts, RBC reports referring to local publications. In the "hottest" spots Stavropol dangerous agricultural pest population is up to 500 individuals per square meter. m locusts invaded Dagestan over 20 hectares, the area is growing.

Number of Asiatic locust (Locusta migratoria migratoria), called in the Bible "eighth plagues" this year due to increased global warming. Gathering in huge flocks, these insects can fly hundreds of miles in search of food. Locust damage almost all crops, but prefers cereal.

Specialists note that the southern regions of the country also faces

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Fires in Southeast Asia take away lives of 15 thousand during the El Niño

According to scientists, forest fires in Southeast Asia each year take the life of 15,000 people when the El Niño phenomenon covers the region. The death of so many people due to severe air pollution to the local increase in the concentration of ozone, which are stress factors, such as the heart and to the lungs.

U.S. scientists Environment analyzed the levels of harmful particles in the air in the south-east Asia in the period from 1997 to 2006. It should be noted that the fires caused by farmers to clear fields and forests occur in the region each

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Environmentalists from Russia and Spain will share experiences on reforestation

Environmentalists from the Spanish Forest Technology Center will become familiar with the technology for restoration after fires in the Altai Nature Biosphere Reserve, the director of the reserve Igor Kalmykov.

Both Russia and Spain this year, hit hard by wildfires. So, this summer in Spain in the second half of July, strong forest fire occurred in the province of Catalonia, the flames destroyed 14 000 hectares of forest. And fires Garajonay National Park in the Canary Islands and the island of La Palma, where fire destroyed 17,000 hectares of forest have been contained only the day before Tuesday. In

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New fire trucks went to Rostov leskhozes

Forestry Department of the Rostov region started sending fire-fighting equipment and equipment in the Don forestry.

More than fifty units of fire trucks, UAZ, forest patrol systems, tractors, fire tanks, and 215 fire backpacks and hydraulic pumps for a total of 55.5 million rubles were purchased by the department in the regional target program "The environment protection and rational use of natural resources in the Rostov region years 2011-2015. "

Forest fire machines for fighting forest fires, as well as delivery to the fire site with fire and technical equipment, and other equipment to fight forest fires in

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On the Uralvagonzavod developed new fire trucks

Based on the chassis of a light tank company designers have created the so-called forest fires unit.

He does not scare any off-road or forest windbreak. Front — the wedge-pusher, transcending the rubble, in the back — plow for plowing guard band. On board — water tanks, pumps, equipment for filling backpack extinguishers. On the roof — CCTV (crew can assess the situation without leaving the cab).

The unit wins ground fire, put barrage mineralized strips.

We are currently negotiating with the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the bulk purchase of new equipment. If

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Forest Watch — a system for monitoring forest fires

"Forest Watch" — a system for monitoring forest fires, which allows to pinpoint the location of fire and smoke. The principle of operation of the "Forest Watch" is a multi-position optical location of fires.

In 2008, the Forestry Department of the Nizhny Novgorod region applied to the SI "NIBI" (Nizhny Novgorod innovative business incubator) with a request to assist in solving the problem of forest fires. To perform this task, a group of developers led by JS Shishalovym proposed an innovative concept of monitoring. After a while, a group of companies was founded

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Tests GLONASS to fight forest fires started in Moscow

Tests receivers GLONASS navigation system for mobile equipment that is used to fight forest fires, started on Tuesday in Shatursky near Moscow, RIA Novosti reported.

Deputy General Director of JSC "Scientific-Research Institute of Space Instrument" Alexander Chetirkin told reporters that the aim of the tests are to determine the reliability of the navigation system in an unstable connection, characteristic of dense forests, and the formation of the requirements for the equipment, which can later be installed on the mobile equipment FFA.

"Today begins the work associated with the introduction of GLONASS in the FFA," — said

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