Environmentalists Primorye gathering signatures for the transfer of the plant construction

Primorye ecologists began collecting signatures for the transfer of the plant construction "Gazprom" for liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Khasan district on the edge of the peninsula in the Danube harbor Nameless, considering it a safer location for nature conservation.

An agreement on the construction of an LNG plant in Primorye was reached in May 2010. The project involves the construction of Peninsula State University (Perevoznaya) of a liquefied natural gas, which consists of three production lines with capacity of 5 million tons of LNG per year each. It is expected that the first line will be introduced in

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GP has made representation FFA chapter because of forest fires

Prosecutor General's Office has made a chapter FFA Victor Masliakov idea because of miscalculations subordinate structures in fighting forest fires, according to the supervisory authority.

According to prosecutors, in 2012, area covered with fire, 1.2 times higher than the rates in 2011 and amounted to more than 1.7 million hectares. The highest recorded number of forest fires in Siberia, the Urals and Far Eastern federal districts.

The prosecution's review found that in some regions of bodies of state power and local self-government "committed errors that prevented organize an effective fire fighting."

"The head of the Federal Forestry Agency made representation.

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MES: fires this summer in Moscow was 9 times less than the previous

The number of wildfires in the Moscow region this summer declined compared to last year, about nine times, told reporters on Thursday the head of the regional GUMCHS Igor Panin.

"There is a positive trend in all directions. If we take the natural fires, but this year there were 57 fires, and in the past — 452" — said Panin.

He stressed that the conclusions were drawn from the "bitter experience of 2010", organized by the close cooperation in emergency management system "with all his colleagues, especially foresters." Every day this year, seven aircraft conducting reconnaissance forests.

Heat wave and

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FFA propose a new model of Karelia forestry

Scientists with the support of specialized institutes offer FFA in 2013 the leadership of Karelia model of management, which will enable the region to reach the level of Finland on the effectiveness of forests, told RIA Novosti the head of the Federal Forestry Agency Viktor Maslyakov of the round table on the subject of regulation of forestry held in the Federation Council Russia on Wednesday.

The head of the forest program of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Russia Elena Kulikova at the round table noted that in Finland and Sweden from one hectare of forest hunters harvested seven to

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Shoigu has paid special attention to environmental issues — experts

The former governor of the Moscow region, Sergei Shoigu paid particular attention to regional environmental issues, but the governor did not have time to translate plans into reality, RIA Novosti said environmentalists.

Shoigu, who served from May of this year as governor of Moscow region, November 6, was appointed Minister of Defense of Russia.

As head of Shoigu said that the money is needed to carry out sanitation cutting, fighting bark beetle, processing of low-grade wood. In addition, the Moscow Region Government intended to introduce separate collection of waste in the region and to provide waste management.

"As long as

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In the Omsk region become cold as minus 23 degrees

MOE expects emergencies in the Omsk region in connection with the cold snap, the next day the temperature in the region will fall in places up to minus 23 degrees.

Currently, in the Omsk region the average daytime temperature is minus 4 degrees at night — minus 7.

"At night, November 7 will significantly decrease in air temperature in some places up to minus 23 degrees. Therefore possible emergencies (an increase of man-made fires in the private residential sector, the violation of the traffic, worsening conditions during the rescue and recovery operations) related to adverse weather phenomena ", — the

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Hurricane Sandy: results

Authorized services try to summarize and calculate the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. It was learned from the disaster that killed 98 people, more than 5.6 million families and households were without electricity. Each eastern state long remember what happened in the end of October a natural disaster.

CONNECTICUT Destroyed many houses, located in the delta of the Long Island Sound, in the number of people killed 3 people were left without electricity for 378,000 people. Delaware Part of the south coast is still under water, but the people are happy that the damage is not as serious as

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Nizhny Novgorod region will buy 351 piece of equipment for forest fires

Nizhny Novgorod region to the end of 2012 will receive 351 piece of equipment for the prevention and suppression of forest fires, told reporters Thursday Head of the forest fire prevention and international cooperation "Avialesohrany" included in the Forestry Agency of Russia Alexei Naryshkin.

"All the equipment has to be purchased before the end of 2012.'s The law. Now comes the agreement in FFA and after the contract is signed," — he said.

According to him, the purchase of new equipment will create in the region eight fire-chemical stations completed, including heavy equipment. "Fire and chemical plant — is the

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Reserves in Peru joined in ekokoridor to save animals

For the conservation of rare and endangered species of animals and plants three protected areas in Peru united ecological corridor area of just under 600 hectares — the zone, allowing the animals to migrate freely from one protected area to another, according to the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).

"On the basis of the reserve Gueppi (Gueppi) and two conservation areas Huimeki (Huimeki) and AIRO Pye (Airo Pai) was established biological corridor, with a total area of 592.7 thousand hectares," — said the Minister of Environment of Peru Manuel Pulgar Vidal (Manuel Pulgar Vidal), whose words are reported.

According to scientists,

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All wildfires in Tuva, where burned 70 hectares of forest have been eliminated

All forest fires in Tuva Friday morning managed to eliminate, according to RIA Novosti Deputy Chairman of the State Committee on Forestry Region Andrei Popelyaev.

Two fires occurred in Tuva this week on an area of 70 hectares. As of Thursday, both were localized.

The first fire occurred on October 22 in Tandynskom region of the republic in the Kyzyl-Arygskom precinct forest area, 12 kilometers south-east of the village Balgazyn. Its area was 30 hectares. At the time of localization — 45 hectares. Work on the fire was complicated because of the strong wind gusts of about 20 meters per

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