August 23 ceremonial presentation of the forest fire engineering branches OSU "Center for firefighting and forest protection Chelyabinsk region."
In accordance with the agreement signed in May 2011 between the head of the Federal Forestry Agency Viktor Masliakov and the Governor of the Chelyabinsk region Mikhail Yurevich, the federal budget has been allocated almost 70 million rubles for the purchase of specialized equipment for fighting forest fires.
These funds are in the Chelyabinsk region already delivered 15 units of special equipment — 7 cars "UAZ", 4 marsh bulldozers and four fire engines. Another 12 forest fire vehicles arrive in the region during the current year. Also, guests were presented mower — powerful chipper, designed for felling and chopping of trees in creating mineralized strips.