Can Sweden cope with another summer heatwave?

Can Sweden cope with another summer heatwave?

Sweden's summer of 2018 caused an unprecedented spate of wildfires, destroyed forests and forced farmers to send animals to emergency slaughter. What happens if the country gets another summer like that?

Fire bans put Swedish Valborg celebrations at risk

Fire bans put Swedish Valborg celebrations at risk

Wildfires in Sweden: which areas are affected?
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Wildfires in Sweden: which areas are affected?

Scandinavia wildfires spark fears of another summer inferno

Scandinavia wildfires spark fears of another summer inferno

Homes evacuated as firefighters battle wildfires in southern Sweden

Homes evacuated as firefighters battle wildfires in southern Sweden

Wildfires rage in Sweden after Easter heatwave

Wildfires rage in Sweden after Easter heatwave

Risk of wildfires in southern Sweden as temperatures rise

Risk of wildfires in southern Sweden as temperatures rise

Sweden’s ‘chaotic’ response to historic wildfires criticized

Sweden’s ‘chaotic’ response to historic wildfires criticized

Mortality increased by 700 during Sweden’s summer heatwave

Mortality increased by 700 during Sweden’s summer heatwave

Swedes’ meat consumption continues to decrease

Swedes’ meat consumption continues to decrease

Disposable grills may be permanently binned in Sweden

Disposable grills may be permanently binned in Sweden

Bans on barbecues eased in parts of Sweden

Bans on barbecues eased in parts of Sweden

Wildfires put climate on the agenda in Swedish election

Wildfires put climate on the agenda in Swedish election

Opinion: Sweden’s stretched firefighters need more support

Opinion: Sweden’s stretched firefighters need more support

Foreign firefighters leave as Sweden’s wildfires abate

Foreign firefighters leave as Sweden’s wildfires abate

Danish military flies 60 firefighters to Sweden

Danish military flies 60 firefighters to Sweden

Stable night for Sweden wildfires after rainfall

Stable night for Sweden wildfires after rainfall

Looming windstorms could worsen Sweden’s wildfires

Looming windstorms could worsen Sweden’s wildfires

Sweden forest fires: How to stay safe in rural Sweden

Sweden forest fires: How to stay safe in rural Sweden

Sweden’s Sami reindeer herders hit by wildfires and drought

Sweden’s Sami reindeer herders hit by wildfires and drought

‘I didn’t expect this could happen in Sweden’: Polish firefighter in Kårböle

‘I didn’t expect this could happen in Sweden’: Polish firefighter in Kårböle

‘The risk of new fires is great’: Swedish PM urges caution as wildfire battle continues

‘The risk of new fires is great’: Swedish PM urges caution as wildfire battle continues

Weekend rain could help contain Swedish wildfires

Weekend rain could help contain Swedish wildfires

WATCH: Swedish fighter jets drop bombs on forest fire

WATCH: Swedish fighter jets drop bombs on forest fire

No backyard BBQs: Sweden moves to tighten fire rules

No backyard BBQs: Sweden moves to tighten fire rules

‘Extreme’ risk Swedish wildfires could spread to south of the country

‘Extreme’ risk Swedish wildfires could spread to south of the country

EU scrambles to send firefighting help to Sweden, Greece and Latvia

EU scrambles to send firefighting help to Sweden, Greece and Latvia

Total fire ban enforced in several counties across Sweden

Total fire ban enforced in several counties across Sweden

Opinion: ‘Sweden’s wildfires are everyone’s business’

Opinion: ‘Sweden’s wildfires are everyone’s business’

IN PICTURES: Battling the Swedish wildfires

IN PICTURES: Battling the Swedish wildfires

French soldiers land in Sweden to battle wildfire inferno

French soldiers land in Sweden to battle wildfire inferno

In numbers: The scale of Sweden’s wildfires and the efforts to contain them

In numbers: The scale of Sweden’s wildfires and the efforts to contain them

Some of Sweden’s wildfires ‘impossible to extinguish’

Some of Sweden’s wildfires ‘impossible to extinguish’

How volunteers are helping to fight Sweden’s wildfires

How volunteers are helping to fight Sweden’s wildfires

Here’s where evacuations are taking place due to wildfires

Here’s where evacuations are taking place due to wildfires

Sweden asks for more EU water bombers to combat wildfires

Sweden asks for more EU water bombers to combat wildfires

What you need to know about Sweden’s historic wildfire outbreak

What you need to know about Sweden’s historic wildfire outbreak

Sweden warned about wildfire risk days after ‘white Easter’

Sweden warned about wildfire risk days after ‘white Easter’

Warning as strong winds set to batter Sweden

Warning as strong winds set to batter Sweden

Crews battle wildfires blazing through Sweden

Crews battle wildfires blazing through Sweden