Efforts to extinguish forest fires that have broken out in many provinces across the country continue.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said the fire process, which began on July 28, has passed 9 days.
Explaining that 196 of the 208 forest fires in 44 provinces have been brought under control, President Erdoğan said: “The efforts to control 12 fires in our 5 provinces are continuing. These provinces are mainly Antalya, Muğla, Isparta, Aydın and Denizli as metropolitan cities. We have an intense fire extinguishing job here at the moment, ”he said.
LATEST SITUATION OF FOREST FIRES
The air and ground intervention continued with 5 fires which broke out at different intervals in Muğla.
In the table “last fire situation” prepared by the municipality of Muğla, the places that continue and are under control at different points are shared.
In the fire zone, 4 planes, 15 helicopters, 233 water sprinklers, 97 construction machines, numerous fire trucks, tankers, TOMAs and vehicles belonging to various institutions are used. In addition, 1,533 foresters work in fire zones.
A helicopter and plane and 105 firefighters from Azerbaijan, 2 firefighting planes from Russia, one firefighting plane from Iran and 2 helicopters and 2 firefighting planes from Spain are supporting efforts to fighting fires in the city.
Efforts are being made to control the fires. Efforts are being made to control forest fires at the Feslegen site in the Ören district of Milas.
Cooling work continues in the areas supported in the evacuated neighborhoods. At first light of day in the region, the intervention began with aerial vehicles.
Mugla / Koycegiz
An intense fight is being waged to bring the fire under control, which started 3 days ago in the forest area of Menteşe district of Kavaklıdere district and reached Menteşe district.
Certain quarters of the wooded areas between the 2 quarters where the fire was effective were evacuated as a precaution.
MEASURES TAKEN AT THE YENİKÖY THERMAL PLANT
Due to the ongoing fires in Milas district, necessary precautions have been taken against the possibility of a fire around the Yeniköy thermal power plant.
Yeniköy thermal power plant
5 DISTRICTS ARE evacuated in KOYCEGIZ
The fire, which started in the forest area of the Ağla district of the Köyceğiz district in Muğla, affected the districts of Çayhisar, Zeytinalanı, Pınarköy, Sazak and Çövenli.
5 neighborhoods were evacuated as a precaution as the fire approached residential neighborhoods. Neighborhood residents began to enter the security zone with vehicles.
Crews continue to work to extinguish the fire in the area. The fire also continues in Sazak district.
Agriculture and Forestry Minister Bekir Pakdemirli said forest fires in Manavgat and Gündoğmuş districts in Antalya are under control.
The Manavgat fire started on July 28 and the Gündoğmuş fire started the next day.
Antalya / Gundogmus
The forest fire, which broke out on the edge of Karncalı mountain in Alemler district of Karacasu district, has been going on for 4 days.
The teams of the Directorate of Forestry Operations and the Aydın Metropolitan Municipality are supported by a helicopter at first light of day.
Aydin / Karacasu
In addition to the aerial response, many sprinklers, water tanks and concrete mixers attempted to control the fire on land.
Those who saw smoke rising from the forest area at Altıntaş Mahallesi Beylikdere, Bozdoğan District, reported the situation to the forest and the fire department.
The fire began to be intervened by a large number of sprinklers and firefighters from the field. Planes and helicopters are also supporting extinction efforts from the air.
On the other hand, the fire, which continued in the Yatağan district of Muğla, reached the Akçaova district of the Çine district of Aydın under the effect of the wind. The crews continue to respond to the fire from the air and from the ground.
Aydin / Cinema
“THREE ESTABLISHMENTS, IT’S TOWARDS THE DIMENSION”
Aydın Governor Hüseyin Aksoy said the forest fire in Çine district has reached a level that threatens settlements and the fire in Bozdoğan district continues without spreading.
Governor Aksoy, after examining the fire area in Altıntaş Mahallesi of Bozdoğan district, made a statement to reporters about the ongoing forest fires in the city.
Noting that the fires had been intervened by a large number of ground and air teams, Aksoy said: “A forest fire broke out today at noon in the countryside of Altıntaş Mahallesi. The interventions were carried out from the air and from the ground. For now, “It’s completely under control. “We cannot say it. All our institutions and organizations, our citizens intervened in the fire. It is not continuing in a generalized way for the moment. Our hope is to bring it under control as quickly as possible”, a- he declared.
Pointing out that the fire in Çine district is also increasing, Aksoy said, “The Çine fire continues. I am going now. He is heading towards a level that threatens the colonies.
The air and ground response to the fire in the Sütçüler district continues. Teams are working hard to put out the fire that broke out in Yazılı Kanyon Natural Park.
A total of 8 helicopters responded to the fire in the area during the day, and cooling work is being carried out ashore.
The fire was also started by night vision helicopters. 2 of the 4 helicopters brought from Ukraine to respond to the fires are working to extinguish the fire in the Yazılı Kanyon Nature Park.
– The intervention on the fire in the district of Güney continues.
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