On the Yamal per day extinguished ten wildfires

© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate in photobacteria wildfires. Archival photoOn the Yamal per day extinguished ten wildfires© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate the image Bank

Ten forest fires are out for the day on the Yamal Peninsula, six fires, said on Tuesday the government of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug (YANAO).

«Over the past day on the Yamal eliminated 10 forest fires, and six localized foci on a total area of about 3.5 thousand hectares. Since the deterioration of the situation in the region (July 21) completely abolished 196 natural fires on a total area of over 15 thousand hectares,» — said in the message.

As of August 1, in the municipalities of Yamal in the area of avialesohrana are 79 active fires on the area of 27 thousand hectares, and another 26 thousand hectares is situated in the area of control. A difficult situation is in Priuralsky, Shuryshkarsky and Nadym areas.

In the aftermath of the disaster to date involved about 900 personnel specialized units CCU «Amaltas», FGU «Avialesohrana» the Federal forestry Agency, OAU «Forests of Yamal», EMERCOM of Russia, Ural, Tyumen, Omsk, Karelian, Arkhangelsk airbases, fuel-energy complex and the fire service. Attracting firefighters from other areas takes place in the framework of regional maneuvering in emergency situations, precise power.

As reported last weekend on the Yamal arrived additional forces – approximately 200 professionals group airborne fire service of the Federal reserve FBU «Avialesookhrana» of the Federal forestry Agency with all necessary equipment and firefighting equipment. The staff quickly distributed to the most dangerous areas of wildfires in Priuralsky and Shuryshkarsky districts.