Near Quimper: 63,000 Chickens Perish in Fire

The fire broke out around 1.30pm in an 13,000m² industrial henhouse in Coray Avenue, in Ergué-Gabéric near Quimper (Finistere). A thick plume of smoke rises in the east of Quimper. Around 1.30pm, a fire broke out in an industrial coop, Route Coray in Ergué-Gabéric (Finistère). This is the company Michel Leroux. pic.twitter.com/SIKKuBRKNx — Le quéau yann (@Yannarkeo) August 11, …

Fire in the Hérault: 500 Hectares Burned and 400 People Evacuated

Some 500 hectares of pine forest and scrubland, and a house burned on Wednesday, near the towns of Saint-Pons-de-Mauchiens and Villeveyrac in the Hérault in a fire. The fire caused the evacuation of 400 people. The fire broke out around 3pm, before being “contained” at around 8.30pm. A fire ravaged this Wednesday, some 500 hectares of pine forest and scrubland, …

Côtes d’Armor: These Firefighters leave to Reinforce the South of France

In the evening of Wednesday 26th July, four firefighters have left their respective relief centers in the Cotes d’Armor, to go to lend a hand to their colleagues mobilized on the front of forest fires. They are voluntary and go during their holidays. Four firefighters from rescue centers Hénanbihen, Plancoët, Pléneuf-Val-André and Emerald (Matignon – Saint-Cast-le-Guildo) …

Bouches-du-Rhône: Fire “under control” but under “active surveillance”

In the Bouches-du-Rhône, the fire outbreaks are “controlled” with ongoing damping down announced the rescue operations on Thursday. However, they will remain under “active surveillance”. “In a context of severe drought the Situation was very afraid of the times.” The fires were “under control” in the Bouches-du-Rhône and the situation is “somewhat favorable” in Bormes-les-Mimosas (Var) did was learned from the relief that …

Fires in the Var: “Surreal Atmosphere in Bormes-les-Mimosas”

Christian Veyre, a reporter from Rennes is currently on holiday in Bormes-les-Mimosas where a massive fire caused the evacuation of thousands of campers. “The scene is pretty surreal on the beach this morning,” says Christian Veyre. From Rennes and currently on holiday in Bormes-les-Mimosas in a residence. “Tourists filming Canadair aircraft which multiply the water pickups …

Fires in the Var: 12,000 evacuees, 1000 hectares on Fire

About 12 000 people were evacuated in the night from Tuesday to Wednesday in the Var due to another fire that burned at least 1000 hectares near Bormes-les-Mimosas. “The fire’s gone midnight in Londe-les-Maures and progressed towards Cape Benat. The virulent side of the fire is now at the Cape Benat. Evacuations, at least 10,000, followed the …

Saint-Etienne-Du-Gue-De-Isle: Three Hectares of Stubble in Smoke

A fire broke out in a Friday night agricultural machine in Saint-Etienne-Du-Gue-De-Isle. Three hectares of straw were destroyed. Friday night, around 5pm, a fire broke out in a combine in Saint-Etienne-Du-Gue-De-Isle, near the wind farm Landes. The fire spread in a farm field. Three hectares of stubble went up in smoke. The firefighters Mills, Loudeac and Rohan were …