2021 Turkey wildfires

forest fires in southern Turkey

The 2021 Turkish wildfires were over a hundred wildfires, mostly in southern Turkey.[1] The wildfires started in Manavgat, Antalya on 28 July 2021.[2] On 30 July 2021 there were wildfires in 17 provinces, including Adana, Osmaniye, Mersin and Kayseri.[3][4] The fires stopped on 12 August.

The fire in Bodrum on 31 July

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Türkiye'deki yangınlarda 4 kişi yaşamını yitirdi, 20 yerde söndürme çalışmaları sürüyor". BBC News Türkçe (in Turkish). Retrieved 30 July 2021.
  2. Rothwell, James (29 July 2021). "One dead and ten stranded as wildfire rages across southern Turkey". The Telegraph. Archived from the original on 29 July 2021. Retrieved 29 July 2021.
  3. "Türkiye'nin 'ciğerleri' yanıyor: 7 ilde 20 noktada orman yangını". TRT Haber (in Turkish). 29 July 2021. Archived from the original on 29 July 2021. Retrieved 29 July 2021.
  4. "Antalya, Adana, Mersin, Aydın, Muğla, Osmaniye ve Kayseri'de orman yangınları". NTV (in Turkish). 29 July 2021. Archived from the original on 29 July 2021. Retrieved 29 July 2021.