Thirty-six forest fires in the area of 2.3 thousand hectares are raging in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District, the number of fires per day increased by one, according to county Emergency Management.
"For the past day within the county eliminated 14 wildfires. Goes extinguishing 36 fires, including four fire localized. Threats settlements and no economy," — said in a statement.
In particular, the rescuers "Yamalspasa" extinguish a fire in the Upper Taz Federal Reserve, which arose on June 28 in 297 kilometers from the village only on the area of 300 hectares. By fighting involved 49 rescuers.