Considering that the seasonal temperature values will increase and due to the extraordinary weather conditions that may occur in the coming days, forest fires may increase in Afyonkarahisar, and some measures have been taken by the Afyonkarahisar Governorship to protect the forests against fire.
According to the statement made by the Afyonkarahisar Governorate, it was stated that lighting fires in forest areas throughout the city is prohibited until 30 August.
In the statement made on the social media account of the governorship, "According to Article 6831 of the Law No. 76, in the forest areas outside the recreation areas in Afyonkarahisar city center and all towns, villages and districts, between 13 July and 30 August, cleaning of stubble, vineyards and gardens, barbecue and samovar purposes. Controlled fires are prohibited.” expression was used.