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During the critical period, the following is mandatory for all work involving machinery with internal and external combustion engines (tractors, trucks and heavy duty vehicles):
On the highest fire danger days, the use of grass/weed trimmers (unless they have nylon line), brush cutters and shredders is prohibited. Avoid the use of disc harrows.
Avoid working on hot days and during peak heat hours.
Do not work alone in potentially dangerous situations, such as during the night, complex operations or those performed in isolated and uninhabited areas.
Instituto de Conservação da Natureza e das Florestas, I.P.
Your city’s Technical Forestry Office (GTF – Gabinete Técnico Florestal)
Your region’s Forest and Farm Producers Organisation (OPF – Organização de Produtores Florestais)
CRITICAL PERIOD – 1 July to 30 September
(may change depending on annual weather conditions)
FIRE DANGER – Check the daily fire danger forecast for your city by calling the city council or visiting the IPMA or ICNF website