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How many hectares of forests are burning in Russia? Data as of May 14

  1. Elemental phenomena

According to the Aerial Forest Protection Service (Avialesookhrana), as of 00:00 on May 14, there were 64 wildfires covering 25,932 hectares in Russia. Active fire fighting is underway.


The Sverdlovsk region has the largest fire area with 27 wildfires covering 18,539 hectares. It is followed by the Tyumen region with 9 wildfires burning across 5,671 hectares.

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