The works of the IMM teams that responded to the forest fires that started around the Manavgat district of Antalya and Marmaris and Bodrum districts of Muğla; continues on the sixth day. Continuing its extinguishing and cooling works with other teams in the region, the İBB team is working in the region under difficult conditions with 273 personnel, 44 vehicles and equipment. A team of 6 people, including 8 veterinarians, is in the region to save our dear friends alive and treat the injured. Muğla Bodrum Team of IMM also intervened in the fires around Kemerköy Thermal Power Plant yesterday and the work continues today.
The teams affiliated to the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) continue their tough struggles in the fire zones, where the heart of Turkey beats. The 9th day has been entered in the fight against forest fires, which started in Antalya's Manavgat district and Muğla's Marmaris and Bodrum districts and spread with the effect of the wind. İBB supports other officials in the document with 273 personnel, 44 vehicles and equipment.
OUR BEST FRIENDS ARE NOT FORGOTTEN
IMM's veterinarians also contribute to the medical intervention efforts for wild animals, farm animals and our dear friends living on the street. He took 2 vehicles, 5 veterinarians, a veterinary technician, medicine, medical consumables, and cat and dog food from the Veterinary Services Directorate of the Headmen's Offices and Food Department. The teams are working in coordination with the municipal veterinary services in Manavgat and Marmaris.
IN İSKİ DISASTER ZONE
It belongs to İSKİ, which set out on Thursday evening; The team, consisting of 8 personnel and 4 vehicles, reached Manavgat last Friday. Working in coordination with Antalya Water and Wastewater Administration, İSKİ reinforced the generators it took with it to 2 different clean water pumping centers in the region. In line with the needs of the teams in Muğla and Antalya, today, 101 personnel and logistics materials (fire hose, radio, etc.) were sent to the region with 1 vehicle.
DISTRIBUTED TO REGIONS
İBB teams were divided into three different branches. The information about the Antalya, Muğla-Marmaris, Muğla-Bodrum teams is as follows:
Antalya Manavgat Team
The team, which set off on Thursday, consists of 115 personnel and 20 vehicles. Reaching the area in the morning on Friday, the team moved to Gazipaşa district in coordination with the Antalya Fire Department. The teams participated in the efforts to extinguish forest fires at different points in this region, especially in Sugözü road and Armutalan locations. In addition, in line with the notifications received, it also intervened in the residential fires in the region. With the extinguishing of all the fires in the region towards the morning hours on Saturday, the teams that completed their work in the region left the Gazipaşa district. The next fire extinguishing route of the teams; Alanya has Konaklı and Güzelbağ locations. In the morning, the Civil Defense Search and Rescue unit (10 personnel, 2 vehicles, 1 ambulance) from Kartal Municipality joined the team. Intervention efforts of the teams continue in Konaklı, Güzelbağ and Yeniköy locations.
Mugla Marmaris Team
The Muğla Marmaris team, which set out on the same day as the Antalya team, consists of 105 personnel and 15 vehicles. Reaching the area at noon on Friday, the team coordinated with the Muğla Fire Department. İçmeler and Hisarönü regions and intervened in the fires. Crews all night long in Armutalan, Orhaniye, Bayır, Mezargediklisi, Asparan locality, Bozburun, Hisarönü, İçmeler continued its intervention efforts in the regions. On Saturday, the teams that continued their fire extinguishing efforts in Hisarönü, Armutalan, Bayır, Cami side localities, Turunç and Dereköyü locations, responded to the fire in Hisarönü Dereağzı and Karadere locations on Sunday. Extinguishing and cooling works of the teams continue today.
Mugla Bodrum Team
Muğla Bodrum team, which set off on Sunday, consists of 53 personnel and 9 vehicles. The teams that reached the region on Monday; Çökertme and Yeniköy in Milas intervened in the fires in Türkevleri on Tuesday. Also, thanks to the fires in the Türkevleri locality and the struggle of the teams, possible fire spread to the village was prevented yesterday. On the other hand, İBB teams also intervened in the fires around Kemerköy Thermal Power Plant and the work continues today.