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Indonesia works to prevent forest fires during Asian Games

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Indonesia works to prevent forest fires during Asian Games

Indonesian Ministry of Environment and Forestry (MoEF) has taken measures to prevent forest fires and smoke as the country will host the 2018 Asian Games (ASIAD 18) next month, which is the regular time of forest and peat land fire in Indonesia each year.

Binh Thuan faces high risk of forest fires

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Binh Thuan faces high risk of forest fires

Over 150,000 hectares of forests in the south central coastal province of Binh Thuan are now on high alert for fires as it is in the peak of the dry season, according to the provincial Forestry Management Department on February 27.

Ca Mau forests fire-prone

Environment

Ca Mau forests fire-prone

Prolonged intense heat and strong winds have led to droughts and fire alerts in forests across U Minh Ha and Hon Khoai island areas, according to the Forest Management Department in the southernmost province of Ca Mau.

14 provinces vulnerable to forest fires

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14 provinces vulnerable to forest fires

The Forest Ranger Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has urged local authorities in the central, Central Highlands and southern regions to take measures to prevent forest fires.