Posted by: Mazur Rodica
News / Regional
25 Mar. 2020 / 16:17
"Lower Prut" Scientific Reserve catches fire
Firefighters from the south of the country were alerted to liquidate a vegetation fire, which broke out in the "Lower Prut" Scientific Reserve near the village of Văleni, Cahul district, Radio Moldova reports.
As a result of the fire it burned bushes, dry vegetation, but also plants. Due to the prompt intervention, the fire was localized, without affecting a larger surface.
The prejudices are to be estimated by the Commission for Territorial Exceptional Situations. In this context, IGSU warns people to comply with fire regulations and not to ignite land with dry vegetation. In conditions of low humidity and high wind the fire can expand rapidly. In case of fire, people are asked to call 112 Service.