The bodies of massive drying of forests covered Volyn, Zhytomyr, Kyiv, Lviv, Rivne, Khmelnytsky, Cherkasy, and Chernihiv regions and continue to increase throughout Ukraine, the Ukrainska Pravda writes.

“The total drying area is 395.4 thousand hectares, of which pine plantations in the area of almost 200 thousand hectares, which already exceeds the annual figures of last year”, say in the department. In the Carpathian region the drying area is about 30 thousand hectares. The agency explains that in Ukraine, as in many other countries of the world, massive drying of coniferous forests, which is associated with climate change, in particular global warming, is rapidly spreading.

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