ABT prohibits burns nationwide

The number of hot spots exceeded the records of 2019, in the period from September 28 to October 4 there have been 27,152 hot spots, the figures represent an increase of 22%. To date, the department of Santa Cruz concentrates 54.95% of heat sources in the country (data from January to October 2020). There are 57 active forest fires nationwide, including Chuquisaca and Cochabamba, which have led to a ban on any burning throughout the country.

Source: El Deber