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In Ecuador, the volcano woke up — people urgently evacuated

Ecuadorian authorities decided to evacuate the people living at the foot of the volcano Tungurahua. We had to evacuate residents of Baños, because April 20 Volcano increasingly spewing ash and smoke from its crater, reports Bagnet.

Ash rose to a height of 7 kilometers into the atmosphere. By the way, Tungrurahua is located 140 kilometers from the capital Quito.

In March, an earthquake occurred off the coast of Mexico, Fiji, Hawaii, as well as in Indonesia and the Dominican Republic.

As reported MIGnews.com.ua, an earthquake of magnitude 8.9 occurred in Japan on March 11, it caused a

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Salmon fishing season has begun in the Magadan region

Salmon fishing season began on the Kolyma, in which fishermen are allocated according to a quota can take the total catch of more than 3 tons of fish, according to the press service of the regional administration.

In 2011, the catch quota of Pacific salmon was 2.253 tons for industrial and 0.306 tons for anglers.

"Industrial fishing Magadan fishermen allocated 2.7 thousand tons of fish and 352 species of salmon tons loaches. For sports-recreational fishing of salmon in 2012 allocated 110 tons of salmon, 130 tonnes of salmon, about 2 tons of salmon, 12 tons of char" — said in

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BP has agreed to reduce the penalty for the accident in the Gulf of Mexico

Britain's BP has agreed with the U.S. authorities did not consider 810,000 barrels of oil in the calculation of the fine for the accident in the Gulf of Mexico, which reduces the size of sanctions on $ 3.4 billion, reported Bloomberg.

This oil has been collected and will not get into the environment, according to the decision of the judges of Charles Barbier (Carl Barbier) in New Orleans. "BP and the U.S. agree that the 810,000 barrels of oil should not be included in the calculation of the maximum penalty provided by law," — he said.

In accordance with the

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Dozens himothodami canisters found in the woods near Kostroma

Police looking for attackers who left in the forest near Kostroma 40 cans with 800 liters of hazardous waste, said on Thursday, RIA Novosti Deputy Attorney Volga Kostroma environmental conservation prosecutor Sergei Moiseyev.

Unauthorized dumping of 40 dvadtsatilitrovyh cans with liquid blue was found in the woods two miles from the village APRAKSIN Kostroma district on Wednesday. In place of the left all the special online services of the region. A dumping ground with chemicals taken under protection by police.

"Some of the cans were opened, but the visible traces of chemical contamination in the soil has not been discovered.

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In Georgia, there was an earthquake

TBILISI, May 1. In Georgia, there was an earthquake.

According Apsny, according to Seismological Center of Georgia, the intensity of the tremors were recorded 3.5 points yesterday in the city they have in the West Georgia. The epicenter of the earthquake was at 7 km from the city, in the north-west. No damages, people felt only mild tremors.

It should be noted that two years ago in the same region, Racha, an earthquake of magnitude 6. After this there from time to time there are tremors in 3-4.

Recall, January 19, in western Georgia, near Vani, the amplitude of the

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About 20 snow leopards live in the two regions of Buryatia

At least 20 Red Snow leopards live in Tunkinsky Oka and regions of Buryatia, expeditions to clarify the number of predators in these areas will continue until April, told RIA Novosti on Tuesday, the expedition leader, associate professor of applied ecology and tourism department of hunting IrGSKHA, Ph.D., director of the Center study the snow leopard, Dmitry Medvedev.

Research ranges Tunkinskie Loaches and Munch-Sardyk in Buryatia started this winter. Experts of the Center for Snow Leopard supported by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Russia intend to thousands of square kilometers, and find out exactly where inhabits ounce. Eastern Sayan, which

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The cholera epidemic has reached the Dominican Republic

The number of inhabitants of the Dominican Republic, who died from a cholera epidemic has reached 128, reported Friday the Ministry of Health and Welfare Caribbean islands. According to experts, the epidemic of this disease decreased for the eighth consecutive week, but the total number of Dominicans who recover from cholera was almost 17 thousand people.

Specialists, epidemiologists have reported that in the outgoing week was recorded 406 new cases of the disease in that week in May fell ill about a thousand Dominicans. Ministry of Health of the Republic noted that preventive measures will continue to apply throughout the

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Three species of birds are found in Russia on the brink of extinction, says scientist

Three species of birds, Slender-billed Curlew, Oystercatcher lopaten and oatmeal-Dubrovnik, located in Russia on the brink of extinction, at the same time in the last 20 years, about a dozen new species of birds appeared in Russia, the president of the Russian Bird Conservation Union (accompanied) Viktor Zubakin.

"There were new species of birds, over the last 20 years — at least a dozen species. It's not even that migration patterns are changing. I believe that there is imbalance of the climate and, apparently, it will affect the appearance of new species. Speaking how many species have disappeared, it seems,

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Reagents used in Moscow passed environmental review — the power

With all applicable anti-icing agents in Moscow passed the state environmental review and approved for use, told RIA Novosti on Thursday, a representative of the Moscow Department of Housing and Public Works.

Earlier, some media quoted environmentalists Interregional Public Center "for the security of the Russian roads" and Soil Science Faculty Research reported that agents which strew the streets of Moscow, are radioactive materials with a half life of 1.3 billion years.

"All the reagents that are used in Moscow passed the state environmental review and approved for use, so it is quite strange accusations against us. Especially Moscow —

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On the tragedy in Japan warned ocean — he roared like a rocket

Scientists have posted online an audio recording, recorded at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean

It turns out, the tsunami that hit the Japanese islands and caused the accident at the plant, it was possible to trace in advance and, therefore, time to warn the population. It turned out that before the crash floor of the Pacific Ocean publish incredible noise. His recorded underwater microphone or hydrophone, which was lowered into the Pacific Ocean in an area of 1400 km from the epicenter of the earthquake — in the Aleutian Islands in Alaska, reports the Dailymail. This

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