Access of visitors to country forests is limited during May holidays. About it reported in a press - service of the State committee of forestry of Ukraine.
The state committee of forestry reports that practically on all territory of Ukraine, except Zakarpatye, Volhynia, Lvov and Ivano - Frankovska of areas declared extraordinary (the 5th class) fire danger. In this connection access of visitors to country forests is limited, and especially it concerns May holidays during which there is the greatest number of forest fires.
Press - the service reports that as of April 27 from - for an uncontrollable burning out of dry vegetation and its remains on the farmland, careless handling of fire of the population and droughty weather, in the woods of Ukraine already happened over 1260 fires. Fire damaged about 480 hectares of forest plantings.
Most of all the woods of the Dnepropetrovsk area suffered from fire - 102 hectares, Lugansk - 110 hectares, Cherkassk - 180 hectares and Kiev - 370 hectares.