Gefahrenstufe 2: mässige Gefahr

Level 2: Moderate danger

Description of the fire

Cause: Spontaneous fires can arise locally. Lightning strikes rarely cause extensive blazes.

Rate of spread: Slow to medium.

Characteristics: Ground fire or wildfire, tree crowns rarely affected. Humus layer not burnt or slightly burnt.

Firefighting: Forest fires usually easy to extinguish.