Prosecutor General's Office has made a chapter FFA Victor Masliakov idea because of miscalculations subordinate structures in fighting forest fires, according to the supervisory authority.
According to prosecutors, in 2012, area covered with fire, 1.2 times higher than the rates in 2011 and amounted to more than 1.7 million hectares. The highest recorded number of forest fires in Siberia, the Urals and Far Eastern federal districts.
The prosecution's review found that in some regions of bodies of state power and local self-government "committed errors that prevented organize an effective fire fighting."
"The head of the Federal Forestry Agency made representation. Minister of Natural Resources and Environment sent information about these violations of the law," — said in a release.
According to the authorities a number of regions of the country was not prepared for the upcoming fire in 2012.
"As before, there might be cases of delayed detection and registration of forest fires, as well as the irrational distribution of power and resources for fire suppression" — said the agency.
Supervisory agency also found evidence of concealment and distortion of information on the number and area of forest fires and the failure of the government contract obligations under the protection of forests.
"Only in 2012, prosecutors revealed over 35,000 violations, made more than 9500 submissions on the review that disciplinary charges were brought against 3.6 thousand people," — said in a release.