In the Volgograd region conduct aerial and ground reconnaissance of fires

© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate in Photobacterium of EMERCOM of Russia. Archival photoIn the Volgograd region conduct aerial and ground reconnaissance of fires© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate the image Bank

Aerial and ground reconnaissance of fires and smoldering areas has begun in Volgograd region, reported on the official portal of authorities of the Volgograd region.

«Conducting aerial and ground surveillance of fires and smoldering areas began in the Volgograd region with the sunrise — the task set by the Governor of the Volgograd region Andrei Bocharov. This is done for efficient use of the aviation of EMERCOM», — stated in the message.

At the moment, at the disposal of the Volgograd region has two Il-76 aircraft, two planes be-200 and three helicopters Mi-8. Night in the localization of fires in three areas: Dubovsky, gorodishchensky and Ilovlinskiy – was involved about 350 pieces of equipment and over a thousand people. The Governor together with the heads of the emergencies Ministry, police, law enforcement agencies coordinates the work of all forces and means involved in the localization of ignition.

On the evening of Thursday, wildfires in the region was extinguished, but there are new. It was decided to evacuate Ekaterinovka and deer (50 kilometers North of Volgograd on the Federal highway) and prepare to evacuate the nearby Peskovatka. There was limited movement on the Federal highway Р228 Saratov — Volgograd.

Also the fire was stopped change in all four camps dubovskogo RAJJONA: «Friendship», «Brook», «oak» and «Green wave» and evacuated three camps in other areas: name of Guli korolevoy in gorodischenskiy, «blue» in Ilovlinskiy and «Grasshopper» in Olkhovsky.