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The area of ​​wildfires is shrinking every day. On the territory of Yakutia there are 46 natural fires, 9 were liquidated per day on a total area of ​​over 278 thousand hectares.

The extinguishing involved 1,100 people and 97 pieces of equipment.

In the settlements of the Ust-Maisky district, specialists from the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia are involved. Work is underway to expand the mineralized strips, extinguish individual foci and extinguish localized fires.

Aviation of the department dumped 443 tons of water and relocated 151 people, transported 8.4 tons of cargo. All preventive measures for fire protection of settlements have been fulfilled, there are no threats to settlements and economic objects.

The Rospotrebnadzor Administration for the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) and the Yakutsk Hydrometeorological Service continue laboratory monitoring of the content of chemicals in the atmospheric air of populated areas.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect.

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