182.7 million dirham to combat forest fires in 2018
A budget totalling 182.7 million dirham by the High Commission for water and forests and the fight against desertification (HCEFLCD) is mapped to the 2018-programme of the prevention and control of forest fires.
This program is divided into several preventive and operational actions, including:
-maintenance of fire walls and trenches,
-the development of water points,
-the opening and rehabilitation of forest paths,
-the construction and maintenance of lookouts,
-the mobilization of guardians so that they can warn if a fire occurs.