Here began a controlled burning to prevent large fires
Belogorsk. April 4. VOSTOK-MEDIA - With the onset of fire period in Belogorsk begun to prevent forest fires. Today experts Civil Defense and Emergencies, fire and public utilities have conducted the first controlled burning of dry grass.
- Events on the annealing of dry grass in Belogorsk held twice a year - spring and autumn, in anticipation of fire risk period - said the head of city government Civil Defense and Emergencies Mikhail Dragunov. - Strips, which are formed as a result of controlled burning can prevent the threat of fires flattering. Band annealing is about 30 meters in width.
Over half of the specialists were released from the dry grass, an area of about three and a half acres. Total on fire prevention measures in only one area specialists will take about a week. Then, fire prevention measures will continue in the village of fen.