On 29 and 30 June for Caplani burned wheat fields. The smoke from the fires was visible from all corners of the city.
Into place called militia and rescuers. It is reported by the Informant from the event.
Fedor, the guard of one of local enterprises, said: “to Burn started last night. Yesterday I picked the wheat, it was taken, after which set fire to the field. Today the situation repeated itself – set fire to from all sides. After 30 minutes, the field area of 120 hectares fully burnt”. The arrival of the SSES, to put out there was nothing. Police interviewed possible witnesses of the incident.
“It is worth remembering that the result of burning one ton of crop residues are emitted into the air nearly 9 kg of microparticles of smoke. They include dust, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide, heavy metals and a number of carcinogenic compounds. In addition, with the smoke in the air fall dioxins among the most toxic to humans of substances”, – said Irina Chernysh, the ecologist.
Recall the burning of dry leaves or grass is punishable by law. Unauthorized burning of leaves and garbage, respectively, is regulated by article 152 of the Cao, shall entail the imposition of a fine on the citizens ranging from 340 to 1360 UAH. The burning of stubble, meadows, pastures, areas with Prairie, wetland and other natural vegetation, vegetation or its residues and fallen leaves on the agricultural lands, the easement roads and Railways, parks, other green spaces and lawns in the settlements entails a fine for citizens from 10 to 20 non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens and on officials – from 50 to 70 tax-free minimum incomes of citizens.
Everywhere were burns, will no longer remain the herbs, the weeds will take over the vacated territory. Killed many insects, their larvae, pupae. Burning of dry grass causes the death of the nests and nesting birds. When the burning of grass dies all the useful microflora of the soil. Fire kills animals that can live in the grass – mice, hedgehogs, hares.