In Yakutia, because of the strong wildfires introduced a state of emergency. This was announced by the head of the republic Yegor Borisov. The region sent additional forces MOE, including amphibious aircraft Be-200.
As ITAR-TASS reported the press service of the Far Eastern Regional Emergency Center, the burning hearths pilots Be-200 will be reset for each flight of tens of tons of water.
Rescue officers sent from Khabarovsk in the most problematic areas of Yakutia. In May and June of this year, they have worked in the area of the Republic of Sakha Churapcha, they had put out more than 40 kilometers of fire fronts, counting on their edge.
In the Republic of Sakha is tropical heat. Even on a cold pole in Oymyakon and Verkhoyansk temperature exceeds 30 degrees, and in some areas it comes to plus 37, reported Yakut meteorologists.
Today in Yakutia are 14 forest fires. Decree of the President of Yakutia state of emergency declared in 16 districts of the forests in the Republic of Sakha Yakutia urban district.
Introduce a regime of emergency because of the complex and had to fire situation in the Arkhangelsk region. According to the latest available data, the province fire covered nearly 8,000 acres of forest. Forces of the regional branch of MOE cope with natural disasters is not obtained. By the Head Minister Sergei Shoigu fire brigades doubled by experts from the Khabarovsk Territory and Tyumen.
Extinguish fires from the air — on the eve of the Arkhangelsk region came tanker planes Il-76, a device equipped with spillway capacity of 42 tons. Involved in extinguishing and several helicopters MOE.