Number of forest fires in Russia for the last day fell from 15 to 13 seats, the most difficult situation is stored in the forests of the Krasnoyarsk Territory, the Federal Forestry Agency (FFA).
"As of Wednesday morning on the forest lands are 13 forest fires in the area of 94 hectares: the Krasnoyarsk Krai has seven fires on an area of 42 hectares, in the Tomsk region — five fires in the area of 51 hectares and in Tuva — one fire on an area of one hectare "- said in a statement.
According to the summary of the forest department, over the past twenty five fires were extinguished, and the fire was involved for 251 people, 29 units of fire engines, 15 aircraft.
As predicted by the agency, in the next few days in some areas are expected to increase fire danger.
"High, places extreme fire danger is expected in the northwest of the Murmansk region, in the Astrakhan region, in the south of the Krasnoyarsk Territory" — note in the FFA.