In the Irkutsk region thunderstorms caused three fires

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Three new fires are registered in the lands of the forest Fund in the Irkutsk region, also continues to operate a fire in the Katanga district, where its suppression was considered unnecessary, the press service of the regional government.

«In the lands of the forest Fund in the Irkutsk region was on the eve of three new fire. They all originated from thunderstorms. One of them in Taishet district managed to localize and eliminate an area of 12 hectares. In Chunsky area on the current day has passed in the current state of the two centers with a total area of 3.8 hectares», said the press service of the government.

Under observation in the zone of space monitoring is another source of 65 hectares in the Katanga district. Earlier it was reported that the regional Commission on prevention and liquidation of emergency situations it was decided that extinguishing the hearth. He does not pose a threat to settlements and objects of economy, and the projected costs of liquidation exceed the projected harm.

According to the Federal state institution «Irkutsk administration for Hydrometeorology and environmental monitoring» of June 9 emergency – V class of fire danger is forecast in Nizhneudinsk area.

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