Forest protection specialists for the last day eliminated the Far East 27 wildfires, said on Wednesday the press office of the Forestry Department in the Far Eastern Federal District.
"Over the past day in the Far East was reported 91 wildfires (51 — in the Khabarovsk region, 14 — in the Sakhalin region, 13 — in the Amur, eight — in Yakutia, four — in the Magadan region — one in the Maritime Territory). Professionals managed to eliminate 27 of them, another 19 were localized, "- said in a statement.
It is noted that the area of forest fires, traversed for the last day fire was 2.9 hectares. Were involved in fire 1,216, 268 vehicles, 22 aircraft, including 12 helicopters.
"As of Wednesday morning, the Far East continue to blaze 45 wildfires", — the press-service.
In order to stabilize a regime of emergency in one area of the Amur region, in 21 districts of Yakutia, in two areas of the Sakhalin region. Special fire mode (restriction on visiting forests) is introduced in 13 districts of Yakutia, in the 10 districts of the Primorsky Territory, in seven districts of the Khabarovsk Territory, in five areas of the Sakhalin region, in four districts of the Jewish Autonomous Region, in the two regions of Chukotka, in one district of the Magadan region .