In Buryatia after a lull again burned forest

© RIA Novosti / Igor Alienability in fotobanken fire in Svobodnensky area of the Amur region. Archival photoIn Buryatia after a lull again burned forest© RIA Novosti / Igor Ajankohtaista the image Bank

In Buryatia burns 160 hectares of forest, although on Saturday, the firefighters managed to put out all wildfires, according to Republican Agency of a forestry.

For the past day in the Republic was extinguished three seats of fire in Barguzin, mukhorshibirskiy, Kurumkansky areas. Previously, the Agency reported that on Saturday in the Republic was extinguished all forest fires.

«On the morning of 22 may in Buryatia was 5 current forest fires in gidenstam, eravninskiy, mukhorshibirskiy, North-Baikal areas on a total area of about 160 hectares», — is spoken in the message.

In extinguishing involved 196 people and 49 pieces of equipment.

Since the beginning of the fire season was 171 hearth, the area of the fire amounted to less than 14.4 thousand hectares. Last year at the same date were 229 fires on an area of about 68 hectares.

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