Forest fires in Sweden

The prolonged heat and drought have had significant consequences for society. At present, a large number of forest fires are raging around the country and agriculture has been seriously affected by the drought.

The high temperatures can also have an impact on people’s health, particularly the sick and elderly. The Government is following developments carefully and is working closely with the responsible authorities to manage the situation.

Read more at the webpage of the Government offices

Last updated 24 Jul 2018, 9.19 AM