Voronezh ekoaktivist UMMC accuses of libel, the company denies

Voronezh ecologist asked police to give a legal assessment of the alleged misleading statements made by UMMC and "Voronezhgeologii" beating ekoaktivistami geologists. In turn UMMC insists that the statements are true.

Ltd. "Voronezhgeologiya" 8 February attempted to begin exploration for copper-nickel deposits in Novokhopersk area. According to the general director Yuri Kopeikin, when he and his deputy arrived on the scene with the approval documents, on duty at the site Elanskii environmentalists and Cossacks beat them, stripped of my documents and broke. In this incident a criminal case under the article of the Criminal Code "Intentional infliction of bodily

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The male snow leopard was caught in camera traps in the Sayano-Shushenskoye reserve

Environmentalists managed to get pictures of the new Red Book male snow leopard in the national park "Sayano-Shushenskaya" (Krasnoyarsk Territory, Western Sayan), said Park on Friday.

Russia's largest grouping of a Red Snow Leopard (males, females and kittens) lives in the Sayano-Shushenskoye reserve, where during the rut (February-March), the number of predators up to 12 individuals. To "permanent" basis inhabit the reserve about nine animals for each of them wound up with an individual certificate of identification characteristics of the beast.

"Still more recently obtained by camera traps installed in the Sayano-Shushenskaya Reserve. It captures ounce. Specifically this male

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In southern Azerbaijan earthquake

Last night at 01:03 local time, 15 kilometers north-west of the city of Lankaran earthquake, said the Republican Seismological Service Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan, Trend reports.

The quake, which occurred at a depth of 32 kilometers, was three on the Richter scale.

Tremors were felt in Lankaran in 2.5 points and Masalli — two points. Human casualties or damage.

Cougars hundred years later returned to the original places of residence in the U.S.

Pumas or cougars learn their former habitats in the Midwest United States, researchers report in an article published in The Journal of Wildlife Management.

"Cougars started to leave these places (Midwest — Ed.) About a hundred years ago because of hunting and habitat loss. As a result, there was only a small isolated population of mountain lions in the American West. In this study, we were able to provide strong evidence that western population increases, and also began to settle cougars Midwest, "- said one of the study participants Lyaryu biologist Michelle (Michelle LaRue), as quoted in the

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Cyclone Nemo brought to Europe unexpected weather events

Photo-fact. Tornado — as it happens

Cyclone — is a powerful spinning vortex. Tornadoes form very diverse — a column, cone, cup, drum, rope, like a whip or scourge, but most often it is a form of revolving funnel.

Bichepodobnye

This is the most common type of tornadoes. Funnel looks smooth, thin, can be quite twisty. Weak tornadoes and sinking water tornado funnels are typically bichepodobnymi tornadoes.

Vague

Look like shaggy, rotating at the Earth clouds. Sometimes the diameter of the spout or exceeds its height. All

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Flooding in Nizhny Novgorod

 

 

Sweden has fallen on snow storm

In Sweden, the tens of thousands of people remained without electricity because of the first of this season snowstorm. Due to poor visibility and ice number of accidents has increased several times — had to close the highway to the west of the country. Suspended and traffic on the railways. Swedish coastal areas flooded.

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Turkey. Snowfall

The number of victims of snowfall in Japan in December by more than 120 people

With prolonged winter snowfall that fell across most of Japan from December of last year, claimed the lives of 121 people, which is two times more than in the winter of last season, told broadcaster NHK.

Deaths when people are buried under the weight of snow, flying from the roof, or fall with them, trying to clean the roof of the home, were recorded in 16 of the 47 prefectures of the country.

In the difficult situation, above all, lonely old people who had their own literally dig their homes out of the snow. Among the dead, more than 60%

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