ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Issues in Prevention and Control

Forest Fires in Uttaranchal

Uncontrolled wildfires result in the depletion and exhaustion of natural forests, with permanent loss of biodiversity, soil fertility and sustainable forest-based production. No effort should be spared in modernising fire prevention and firefighting measures, including educating the public on the long-term impact of forest fires.

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