Fire severity index decreased in forests northwest Syria

Damascus, SANA- Forestry and Fire Monitoring Platform of the General Authority for Remote Sensing in Syria announced on Sunday that the fire severity index in the forest lands northwest of Syria for 8 and 9 of August has decreased of that has prevailed since July 27th.

The medium fire severity index prevails in most of the forest lands, according to the Platform statement.

The statement added that a high level of severity index still prevails on the eastern slopes of the coastal mountains and some sites south of Tartous province.

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