Forest conservation in the Far East puts out two wildfires

Experts of forest protection in the Far East are fighting two wildfires, said on Friday the Department of Forestry in the Far Eastern Federal District.

"Over the past day in the Far East there were six wildfires. All of them — in the Khabarovsk Territory. Specialists have been contained four of them," — said in a statement.

As of Friday morning, in the Khabarovsk region continue to blaze two natural fire. Forest protection experts are fighting against them.

"The fire involved 106 people, 18 vehicles, two aircraft. Area affected by fire for the last day, were 141 hectares," — says

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Thousands of hectares of farmland in North Korea suffered from drought

More than 280,000 hectares of crops affected by the drought in North Korea, reports on Saturday channel NHK.

The drought has affected one of the major agricultural regions of the country in Hwanghae Province and other regions in the west. According to the Korean agency KCNA, the period from the end of April in the western region received very little precipitation. Affected maize, wheat, barley and other crops.

Drought-affected areas visited by the Chairman of the Cabinet of the DPRK Choe Yong Rome. The authorities deployed army units for irrigation and the construction of irrigation works, says NHK.

In March

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Japan: Radiation heat worse

Japan's capital is experiencing abnormal heat. Temperature is under 40, and it is impossible to escape from hell — in the majority of offices and apartments off air conditioners country saves energy, which are sorely lacking after the accident at the nuclear power plant "Fukushima". By the way, for the same reason, and to swim in the sea this year is not recommended. But the Japanese are afraid of exposure is less than heat stroke.

Heat in Japan peaked. Day the temperature rises close to 40-degree mark. Temperature records are updated in Tokyo for a second day.

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In the Arctic, the polar bear tore Russian scientist

The expedition to the island of the archipelago Hayes Franz Josef Land was the last for the scholar of Komi. Accident killed a polar bear.

The tragedy was on September 20 at the weather station name Krenkel. Michael Eremkin, which was signed one year contract for meteorological research in the Arctic, headed fill a weather balloon. The device was in the room just ten meters from the base, but on the road a man was waiting for a polar bear.

The animal pounced on a meteorologist, and at the moment, will tear the poor guy. When the barking dog

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On the Philippine island of Luzon at night there was an earthquake of magnitude 6.0

On the Philippine island of Luzon crowded tonight earthquake with magnitude 6.0, according to Geophysical Service of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Tectonic upheavals registered at a depth of 60 km.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the epicenter of the earthquake was 24 km from the city of Olongapo / Olongapo /, which has a population of 220 thousand people, and 102 kilometers from Manila — the capital of the Philippines.

Information on the impact of a strong push has yet been received.

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Almost two thousand dumps eliminated in the Altai Mountains in six months

Nearly 2,000 illegal dumps eliminated in the Altai Republic for six months of the year, it is two times more than in the same period last year, said the head of the regional Rospotrebnadzor Leonid Shchuchyn.

He noted that the activities on sanitation and beautification in the Altai Mountains much more active this year. So, based on sanitary cleaning every week. Representatives of several municipalities called to these meetings two or three times and finally achieved eliminate violations.

"Remove debris from areas of settlements, from the banks of the rivers, with the logs. 1.988 liquidated thousands of illegal dumps. This

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The earthquake occurred in Chechnya, victims and victims

Earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred in Chechnya, no casualties or damage, told RIA Novosti the Emergencies Ministry.

"An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred on the territory of Chechnya. Force in the epicenter was 3-4," — said the source.

He added that the earthquake was felt in Grozny with a force of up to 2 points.

"The tremors were recorded at 13.30 MSK at a depth of 10 kilometers. Epicenter was in Grozny, Chechnya, rural area," — said the representative of the Republic of MOE.

As reported in the Grozny district administration, the most tangible aftershocks were recorded in the village

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U.S. failure in Arizona engulfed truck

October 5, 2011. Sinkhole depth of 5 meters was formed in Tucson, Arizona. According to police, while the wiring through the ground crews began to leak water. Return on their water utility service call inspector parked near, then the truck went into the ground.

At the moment, the rehabilitation of the road completed. The reasons for the failure has not yet been determined. It is known that close to a river flowing through the city, reports finalnews.ru.

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Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred in the Aleutian Islands

Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred in the Pacific Ocean near the Aleutian Islands (U.S.), told RIA Novosti on Thursday, a representative of the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service RAS. The epicenter was registered at 22.10 MSK medium, located at 27 kilometers from the island of Attu in the depths of 61.7 kilometers under the seabed. Residents of Kamchatka, far from the island by 690 miles, do not feel the tremors. The threat of a tsunami has not been announced. Atta — the westernmost and largest island of the archipelago of the Near Islands Aleutian Islands. Attu is the

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