Climate change ‘behind alarming spread of wildfires’

Climate Change ‘Behind Alarming Spread Of Wildfires’ - Zenova

Wildfires have become more frequent in Britain because of climate change and fire services must prepare for “more flammable landscapes” similar to Spain and the United States, according to scientists. The number of wildfires was well above the long-term average last year, continuing a trend in place since 2018. Several devastating fires have occurred this […]

Large gorse fire blazes across the Mourne Mountains

Large Gorse Fire Blazes Across The Mourne Mountains - Zenova

Firefighters are battling a large gorse fire in the Slieve Donard area of the Mourne Mountains in County Down. Twelve fire appliances and 58 firefighters have been at the scene since the early hours of Friday. The NI Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) said that there is potential for further fires this weekend due to […]