Number of forest fires in Russia for the last day fell from 50 to 29 seats, the most difficult situation is stored in the forests of the Siberian and Far Eastern federal districts, said the FFA.
According to authorities on Friday, in Russia there are 29 forest fires on an area of about 2 hectares, all on forest land. Threats to settlements and no economy.
The most difficult situation, according to the FFA, is stored in the Siberian and Far Eastern Federal Districts. Thus, in the Krasnoyarsk Territory are nine forest fires in the area of about 1.2 hectares, in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) — three forest fires in the area of 390 hectares in the Tomsk region — six forest fires in the area of 377 hectares.
"High, places extreme fire danger from 18 to 20 August in the south projected Arkhangelsk, Krasnodar region, Chechnya, Dagestan, Astrakhan region, in the south-east of the Republic of Kalmykia, Orenburg region, in the south of the Chelyabinsk region in the west of the Altai Territory , "- said the agency.
The main causes of forest fires are careless with fire and dry thunderstorms, said FFA.