Emergency services Tetouan are preparing for significant chance forest fires in the summer period

The summer heat has now arrived and the authorities and emergency services in the Tetouan region do everything similar scenarios as in Spain and Portugal.

Also for Morocco is an increased risk of major forest fires and its extension. The Moroccan medium Ahdath Al Maghribia reports in its latest edition that the authorities there are busy to make the necessary preparations to prevent such fires.

With an increased number of fires of 422 over the last calendar year is increased to consciousness in action. With the help of American experts to keep the emergency services exercises in an adequate manner to deal with forest fires in this risk area. There is hereby also worked on shortening the response time.

Up to the month of september is there worked intensively to minimize risk and there is a strategic action plan for the summer, entered into force. Specifically, it is a matter of early detection of fire deviations through the strengthening of human resources (1,250 viewers) and material, especially from the air with 5 Canadian water bombers who are mobilized.

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