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Latvia’s State Forests: more helicopters needed to handle large-scale fires

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Latvia requires additional funding to afford additional helicopters to be able to handle large-scale fires, says Latvia’s State Forests Representative Zigmunds Jaunķiķis. «With the kind of fire currently observed in Valdgale, we would make use of any type of fire-fighting machines,» said Jaunķiķis. He also admits that the State Fire and Rescue Service has spent a lot of resources localizing the massive fire in Valdgale Country. Even though it is…