Rus News Journal

the Absolute prohibition on visitation of woods is entered in the Amur region

Blagoveshchensk, on May, 5th - News, Svetlana Majorova. the Authorities of the Amur region since Thursday have entered a special fire-prevention mode in all territory of region, before the interdiction for visitation of wood territory operated only in 14 areas and two cities, the representative of the regional Ministry of Emergency Measures has informed News.

As he said, this decision is connected with droughty warm weather and an aggravation of fire conditions. The area of the burnt out territory in the Amur region from the beginning of the fire-dangerous period has made 6,638 thousand hectares that twice exceeds last year`s indicators.

" At a special fire-prevention mode local authorities should strengthen the security measures directed on the prevention of fires. During this period absolutely other measures of liability of infringement of requirements of fire security. Visitation of large forests of area, kindling of fires, burning out of a dry grass, work W application of open fire " is forbidden to the population; - the interlocutor of agency has informed.

Daily " the Amur air base " carries out control over fire conditions from air. Four planes An are involved in patrol - 2 and helicopter Mi - 8. On Thursday it is planned five departures in territory of Zejsky, Svobodnensky, Shimanovsky, Mazanovsky and Magdagachinsky areas.

the Special fire-prevention mode - additional requirements 2 the fire security, established by public authorities or local governments in case of increase of fire danger in corresponding territories.