In Tuvalu declared a disaster due to lack of fresh water

The power of a small Pacific states declared that the situation with the availability of drinking water in the country is critical. On Monday, on the tiny island of Tuvalu declared a state of emergency due to a lack of fresh water in the country.

Minister of Foreign Affairs of neighboring New Zealand Murray McCully aims to assist the impoverished state.

— Lack of water is observed in the capital of Tuvalu, Funafuti, as well as some adjacent areas. We will send some spetsbortov humanitarian aid to Tuvalu — said Murray.

Tuvalu islands located in the Pacific Ocean.

The total

Continue reading In Tuvalu declared a disaster due to lack of fresh water

Livni could lead to flooding in the Kuban

EMERCOM in Krasnodar Territory issued on October 2, an emergency warning of emergencies that can be caused by heavy rains

According to the regional meteorologist, October 2, in the southern half of the Krasnodar region (mainly in the foothills and mountainous areas) expected to be very heavy rain in some places — the shower.

On the territory of Abinsk, Apsheron, Belorechensk Beloglinskogo, Tuapse, Goryacheklyuchevskogo, Mostowski, and Assumption Labinsk regions of Kuban, and in the city of Sochi is probable that emergencies and incidents related to flooding of low-lying areas, the destruction and erosion of the river banks, in violation of

Continue reading Livni could lead to flooding in the Kuban

Bratsk poisoned air

IRKUTSK, October 2 — RIA Novosti. Concentration of harmful substances in Bratsk, where light woods and emergency operating mode, slightly higher than the permissible level, said on Sunday emergency department of the Irkutsk region.

Now in Bratsk has one fire in the area of 100 hectares, it is localized. The city is located in a light haze.

"Measurement of the concentration of harmful substances produced in a two-hour mode at 11 sampling points Air Force Center for Hygiene and Epidemiology in the Irkutsk region. As of 16.00 (11.00 MSK), the concentration of samples slightly higher than the MAC, "-

Continue reading Bratsk poisoned air

Hail damaged the gardens in Tavush and Aragatsotn region of Armenia

Hail that fell in Aragatsotn region of Armenia on September 30, from 18:30 to 19:10 Yerevan time, inflicted considerable damage to many years of alfalfa fields, apple orchards and vineyards in the villages of Nor Amanos, Nor Aedesius and Aragatsotn.

As informed Armenian News — NEWS.am at RA Ministry of Emergency Rescue Service, hail caused damage in the Tavush region of Armenia.

As a result of the hail Navur in villages, and the city Itsakar Byrd September 30, at about 18:00 (hail was 15 minutes), were damaged arable land and gardens.

Continue reading Hail damaged the gardens in Tavush and Aragatsotn region of Armenia

Strong wind can knock down trees in and around Moscow

Emergencies Ministry warns of the possible occurrence of emergency on Sunday because of the strong wind in Moscow and Moscow region. "In the daytime in places winds can reach up to 12-17 meters per second, can interfere with power lines, partial felling of trees, damage wide advertising structures, leading to traffic congestion, damage to vehicles, structures collapse slaboukreplennyh" — quoted by RIA "Novosti "Post Office.

According to the Met Office in Moscow and the Moscow region in the afternoon clouds, light rain in places. Temperature — plus 6-8 degrees Celsius.

"According to the Moscow Centre for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring,

Continue reading Strong wind can knock down trees in and around Moscow

Ussuriisk forest bear fight with man

Far from Ussuriysk bear attacked a man. Suffered both — the bear stabbed an elderly man was injured hand.

As RIA "Data" in the management of civil defense and emergency administration Ussuriysk city district, near the village of Monakino September 26 bear attacked a mushroom picker — 75-year-old Alexander Mazenkova. The man survived.

Currently he is being treated in the Ussuri Hospital. Pensioners badly damaged hand.

Hurt and the bear. In the battle with the predator Alexander MAZENKO had hurt him with a knife.

According to rescuers, the wounded bear is very dangerous for people. Search for the animal currently

Continue reading Ussuriisk forest bear fight with man

City airports are operating normally despite the snow

Moscow air hub airports, despite the snow, Monday working at this time, the agency "Prime" in Russian aviation.

According to the center weather "Phobos" snowfall weakened on Monday night. Moscow Region Emergency Management reported that the snow will degrade visibility, black ice and snow coasting. Expected to fall to 10.00 Monday about 5-10 millimeters, the expected growth of snow — 12.6 inches.

"Airports UIA working at this time, without the long delays and departures of aircraft to alternate airports," — said in Russian aviation.

The ministry added that the runways are cleared in a timely manner, aircraft deicing fluid handled.

Continue reading City airports are operating normally despite the snow

The temperature in the reactor Fukushima-1 again rose above 100 degrees

Temperature in the second reactor emergency plant "Fukushima-1" again rose above 100 degrees Celsius, the Kyodo news agency reported citing a company Thurso station operator. On the eve of the company announced that the temperature at the first, second and third reactors is less than 100 degrees, and thus one of the conditions for a cold shutdown of the reactor is satisfied.

In this case, Petersen believes that, despite the constant changes in temperature — from Wednesday night it ranged from 99.4 to 100.7 degrees, and then up to 100 degrees — "generally achieved lower temperature and to reduce it

Continue reading The temperature in the reactor Fukushima-1 again rose above 100 degrees

Temperatures down to minus 50 degrees back to the Krasnoyarsk Territory

Employees of the regional central board MOE warn residents of Krasnoyarsk region of the sharp decrease in temperature — in the north of the region to minus 50 degrees in the south and center of the land — to minus 48 degrees are expected snowstorm, told RIA Novosti spokesman GUMCHS the edge Elena Yastrebkova.

"According to forecasters, January 21, in the mountains south of Taimyr expected south wind gusts of 15-20 meters per second, blowing snow, in the south of Taimyr expected abnormally cold weather, bitter cold — 45-50 degrees. According to the central regions of the air temperature is

Continue reading Temperatures down to minus 50 degrees back to the Krasnoyarsk Territory

Residents of the Syktyvkar all day because of the chemicals had asthma

Residents Ezhva Syktyvkar on Tuesday complained to the prosecutor's office of Komi suffocating smell in the air, the preliminary results of these checks are in excess of atmospheric content of a number of chemicals, told RIA Novosti on Tuesday, Senior Assistant Attorney Komi Natalia Spiridonov. According to her, the prosecutor Komi Vladimir Ponevezhsky September 27 inter-district prosecutor ordered environmental institute a check upon release during the day to air pollutants under Syktyvkar. "In the morning and throughout the day, the prosecutor's office of the Komi people Ezhva been claims of unbearable smell, causing choking and deterioration of health" — said

Continue reading Residents of the Syktyvkar all day because of the chemicals had asthma

SQL - 35 | 1,005 сек. | 7.8 МБ