Environmental incident – SEISS report (wildfire)  

15 March 2022

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The Scottish Environmental Incident Surveillance System (SEISS) has recorded the following incident:  

On 8 March 2022, BBC News reported that the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) responded to a large wildfire on Knockfarrel Hill, between Dingwall and Strathpeffer. SFRS tackled the fire on an open area of gorse on two fronts of about 600m and 800m long. The incident came during an SFRS extreme warning of wildfire risk in west, north and north-east Scotland. 

More detailed information can be found on the SEISS website