The forest fire, which broke out in the Marmaris district of Muğla, progressed at a single point on the 2nd day. Aircraft started to support the extinguishing efforts with the first light of the morning to the fire, which continued to be intervened from the land throughout the night. Muğla Governor Orhan Tavlı said, “All our teams fought hard to control the forest fire that occurred in Marmaris.
A fire started at around 12.30:13 yesterday in the forest surrounded by red pine trees in the Yalancıboğaz district of Muğla's Marmaris district. Upon the notification, the fire was intervened by air with 8 helicopters, 20 planes belonging to Muğla Regional Directorate of Forestry, and by land with 200 sprinklers and XNUMX forestry workers. The flames spread quickly as the wind increased in strength.
During the night, the flames were intervened from the land. With the first light of the morning, the air intervention began. The intensive intervention of the teams continues to control the fire that continues on the ridge of Balan Mountain.
Muğla Governor Orhan Tavlı, in his last statement at 07.30:XNUMX today, said, “All our teams fought hard to control the forest fire that occurred in Marmaris. The heroes of the forest fought day and night to protect the green homeland until the last flame was extinguished. The fire has been brought under control," he said.