Cabinet to approve recovery plan for fire-ravaged Carmel region

24.07.2011                      22.Tammus, 5771

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Cabinet to approve recovery plan for fire-ravaged Carmel region

State has not yet located funding for the NIS 55 million program, which aims to restore scorched Carmel environment and reduce risks of future fires.

The cabinet is set to confirm the flora and fauna rehabilitation plan for Mount Carmel today, seven months after a deadly forest fire killed 44 rescue service personnel and caused extensive damage to the environment.
The state has not yet located funding for the NIS 55 million program, which is aimed not only at restoring the scorched Carmel environment, but also at reducing the risks of future fires….