Arsonists still Burning Greece in September as over 85 Wildfires broke out the last Week
Eighty five wildfires broke out the last Week across Greece, the Greek Fire Service said in a statement although the wildfires season is considered to be over.From Peloponnese in the South up to Halkidiki in the North the wild fires burned down thousands of acres of forest land – although the wildfires season is considered to be over.
At least three wild fires ranged in Peloponnese on Saturday, one more broke out at 3 o’ clock Sunday morning in the forest in the municipality of Ancient Olympia
In many areas the small wildfires have been extinguished, while the situation looks better where the blazes went out of control. Houses, pine and olive trees were burned, local authorities have submitted request to have the area declared in a state of emergency.