14 May 2014, Wednesday, 15:33
author: Gulfiya Akulova
Two forest fires are detected in Burzyan region of Bashkortostan. Both fires occurred in the territory of Asibarsky district forestry, in 12 and 14 kilometers from Novousmanovo village. The area of the first fire is 19.3 hectares, the second — 6.2 hectares, the press service of the Ministry of Forestry RB informs.
At the moment, both fires are localized. 36 people are involved in their extinguishing, seven units of special machinery.
Total 10 fires were registered in the woodland of Bashkortostan for the period from April 1 to May 14. The overall area of forest land damaged by fires reaches 51.94 hectares.