It is urgent to fill voodohranilischa, parched by summer drought.
Governor of the Saratov Region Pavel Ipatov ordered set the emergency once in ten districts. This is due to their lack of availability of water: in the summer of drought and dry winds dying crops, and reservoir all but dried up. This situation Alexandrov-of Ai, Dergachevsky, Ershov, Novouzensk, Krasnokutsk, Krasnopartizanskaya, Perelyubskom, Petersburg, and Engels Fedorovskoye areas.
— Despite the fact that in the last week continued rains, this precipitation is not enough to fill the reservoirs. In some places, they are filled with only one-third — told the "manual" in the Ministry of Agriculture. — But fill them with water is needed now — when the Volga covered with ice, will be too late. It is necessary that in the winter the water was — that in the next year there was no disruption of water for agricultural purposes, and the public.
Head of district administration recommended to introduce appropriate modes of operation of controls, and the Ministry of Agriculture — until September 16, to develop a plan to eliminate and reduce damage from disasters.