A hunting tower in Sigmaringendorf (Baden-Württemberg) went up in flames on May 11. A local newspaper reported that the fire was intentionally set. Fresh bike tracks were found on site. The damage was estimated at €500.
On May 8, another hunting tower was discovered on fire near Blomberg (North Rhine-Westphalia). The fire department responded, but the tower was destroyed. The cause of this fire is unknown.