A fish kill in the South China Xijiang River

A large number of dead fish found on Monday in the Xijiang River in South China Guangdong province. This was reported by local authorities.

On the morning of January 9 in the River Si length of about 3 km in Jiangmen City found a large mass of dead fish. After 15 hours of the same day the number of dead fish was considerably reduced. On Tuesday, the new detections of dead fish are not fixed.

Following a preliminary investigation, it was possible that the cause of mass death of fish are insufficient oxygen content in the water or cold

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In Latvia, derailed and overturned train spilled chemicals

In Daugavpils region in eastern Latvia last night because of damage to railway tracks derailed and overturned freight train with 16 tanks filled with chemical liquid. The accident spilled substances from the three tanks, According to the press service of the State Fire and Rescue Service (GPSS).

Freight train coming from Belarus to the Latvian port city of Ventspils, derailed and overturned last night about 01:00 MSK. Arrived at the scene six tankers and 35 rescuers GPSS, and specialized train "Latvian Railway" (Latvian Railway).

According to GPSS, two tanks leaked oily liquid from one another — a solvent. The

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Mother and child fell through the ground in Bryansk

Today Bryansk 26-year-old mother with a stroller fell into a deep ditch.

A mother with a baby in a stroller walking in the center of Bryansk, near the monument to the defenders of the motherland pilots, there is installed a Christmas tree. While walking by the young woman collapsed pavement, a mother and child fell down.

As reported by the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the city, in the fall woman managed to grab the edge of failure, and the other hand continued to hold the carriage, but a fall baby jumped out of the carriage. Eyewitnesses called rescuers, who

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The storm broke in half ship Rena, stranded in New Zealand

Emergency container Rena, stranded off the coast of New Zealand, strong waves broke in half, according to RIA Novosti.

"Containers from the vessel and the debris scattered by a considerable distance," — said the representative of your local environmental Ross Henderson.

Container ship Rena, which went under the flag of Liberia, ran aground on October 5. Spilling some 350 tons of fuel oil has heavily polluted the waters and killed more than 20,000 waterfowl.

Now the water around the ship is still visible oil film, and still holds about 100 tons of fuel oil. Earlier, Minister of the Environment

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In the Stavropol region in ASF destroyed 4000 pigs

In the Stavropol region Kochubeevskoe detected the virus of African swine fever (ASF), which is why in one of the farms and the two communities have been destroyed more than 4 thousand pigs.

Recall, December 29, 2011 on a farm number 2 svinotovarnoy SEC farm-breeding farm in Chapayev Kochubeevskoe area was recorded case of pigs of 32 goals. Laboratory confirmed the diagnosis of ASF.

According to the first deputy head of the district administration of George Veterinary Dzhailidi, mortality after 32 pigs were killed all the livestock on the farm — 4000 22 pigs.

In addition, the two communities caught

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Europe covered the storm Andrea

The storm brought heavy rains to Europe with hurricane winds. Fell almost monthly rainfall. Once in dozens of settlements authorities declared threat of flooding.

Residents of the northern regions of the Netherlands are preparing for evacuation. Emergency services to urgently strengthen the dam. However, they recognize the rescuers if the weather does not improve, these measures are unlikely to help.

"The water level is very high, if the dam would not stand, homes will be flooded. Area cordoned off by police. We are asking people to leave their homes. While the wind and the rain continues — the more we

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Vast sinkhole in Norway

New Year celebrations in Norway is over for residents of Trondheim disaster. In the area of emergency situation due to extensive ground failure, which continues to grow.

Currently, failure is a few hundred meters in length and 50 in width. The collapse damaged power line. The reasons for the failure has not been determined, according arhivarrus.com

The incident took place in Trondheim. On the eve of Tromsø as there was a mass death of fish.

Kyzyl CHP after the earthquake in Tuva is operating normally

Kyzyl CHP, which after the massive earthquake in Tuva revealed cracks in the panel joints of buildings and masonry turbine engine room department, is operating normally, said on Friday, the press service of the republican government.

"The company is operating normally, but given the importance to the life of the capital of the republic, CHP is included in the list of objects that are a priority experts examined the All-Russian Research Institute of Emergency GO, arrived on the eve of the republic," — said in a statement after a meeting of the national cabinet Sholban Kara-ool, the executive director

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Emergency situations are possible because of a snowstorm in Yakutia, warned the Ministry of Emergency Situations

MOE has warned of a high probability of emergencies and Anabar Bulun Yakutia due to strong winds and snowstorms, told RIA Novosti agency.

"The first of January in Anabar and Bulun areas expected blizzard, wind southwest with gusts up to 23-28 meters per second," — said the official.

According to him, in the Bay of Tiksi expect strong winds with gusts up to 28-33 meters per second.

"Because of the strong winds and snowstorms and increases the probability of occurrence of emergency situations at power and communications. Prolonged lack of power of a disaster is likely related to the violation

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Storm in St. Petersburg: 120 tore roofs, 76 fallen trees and fallen stop

In the days of raging elements fire and rescue units have made more than 200 visits to the elimination of accidents caused by strong winds

Over the last two days, 26 and 27 December 2011, when St. Petersburg was raging elements, fire and rescue units have made more than 200 visits to the elimination of accidents caused by high winds, said "St. Peterburg.ru", the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations.

120 time rescuers went to dismantle torn sheets of roofing iron, 76 times — removed fallen trees, and another 21 times removed damaged by wind promotional banners and

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