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 the MOE.
In the Krasnoyarsk Territory fires decreased by 4 outbreaks, but the total area decreased slightly — only 2.5 hectares. Today in the Krasnoyarsk region are 56 fires a total area of 5000 hectares.
For fire fighting and fire safety of all in Russia attracted 174, 72 000 people and more than 39,000 pieces of equipment, including 89 aircraft.
"In total they made 298 sorties, carried 713 discharges a total weight of over 7.4 tons of water", — reported in the MOE.