Rats were brought tourists captured the Italian island of Montecristo

Black rats, which probably arrived on the island of Montecristo in Tuscany for tourist vessels, multiplied, so that now every square meter, there is one rodent, according to the Italian edition of the Corriere della Sera.

The famous island of Montecristo, described in the novel by Dumas, an area of 10 square kilometers, is virtually uninhabited. He lived only a caretaker and his family, but there are attractions that draw tourists villa of the 18th century, the ruins of an ancient monastery and the cave of St. Mamilyano — Archbishop of Palermo.

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About 7 thousand people were left without electricity in the Tver region because of snow

Heavy snowfall on Sunday night left without power about 7,000 people in the western regions of Tver region, said on Sunday the administration of the region.

"In the whole region, as at 12.00 MSK, remained without electricity 6.8 thousand people," — said in a statement.

Total shutdown affected 238 settlements. Most affected by the disaster site Andreapol, Toropetzkaya Zapadnodvinskogo Nelidovsky and Tver Region.

It is expected that most of the settlements will be restored to power Sunday evening, according to the document.

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Sinkhole in Kazan

 

8.07.11.Video Received Broadcasting company "Kazan" sent a resident of the Volga region Arslan Gysin. On the street near his home Fucik № 101 failed asphalt.

As a result, foreign car, which left at the door for the night, I almost went into the ground. Depth of the dip was about 40 centimeters. The incident occurred after a heavy rain, which was held at the weekend.

TRC "Kazan"

Birds words, the prophecy and the apocalypse flooded Internet search engines

The American Louisiana — after Arkansas — collapsed rain of dead birds. A few hours later, dead birds littered the streets of the town in the southwest of Sweden. Ornithologists are trying to figure out what is the cause of mass deaths of blackbirds and crows. Superstitious city residents say is coming to an end.

The third case this week: Arkansas, Louisiana, and now — a quiet Swedish Falcheping. Eyewitness accounts are the same everywhere: flocks of birds falling from the sky. In Sweden, it was the crows. Street — to the horror of passers-by — seeded dead birds, even

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In the Iset River fish died

In Sverdlovsk interdistrict environmental prosecutor's office received information from residents of Aram, that on 1 August 2011 in the Iset River found a fact of mass death of fish. The specified fact operatives environmental prosecutor together with specialists of the Department of the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources on UFD, department of state control in the Sverdlovsk region Nizhneobskogo Territorial Administration Civil Fisheries FBU "TsLATI" initiated unscheduled. Taken water samples, carcasses of fish intended to ichthyological research.

As the press service of the Prosecutor's Office of the Sverdlovsk region, according to the audit, in case

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The failure of the land in the village Geleshan, China

Yesterday from Geleshan village, located in the province of Chongqing, has been informed about the huge bottomless failure in the reservoir area. Arrived local residents told reporters that there were failures on the former site of the reservoir. Now reservoir greatly reduced in size and is located downstream of the river, the failure also appeared above the main reservoir. Local residents threw stones at failure and bamboo poles, but have not heard hitting the bottom.

Reporters saw two holes irregularly round, the total length of 20 meters at its widest point about 10 meters, a funnel-shaped hole. The water

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Heavy rains hit the Samara Region

Cooling and precipitation, which began at the weekend, may continue for the next week. Thunderstorms and the temperature is not above 21 degrees, the harbingers of a deepening cyclone, which hit the area in the Samara region. Still expected wind — 6-11 m / s. On Sunday, June 5, for the day — rain, possible storm, cloudy. On Monday, June 6, the precipitation will remain, but will be less intense, the air warms up to 20 degrees. In the following days also possible rain, mostly cloudy with a temperature of 16 to 20 degrees at night +9,

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Cyclone with snow blizzard and storm wind is coming to Kolyma

Rescue services Kolyma moved into high alert due to the approach of a cyclone in the region, which is the snow storm and the wind to gale force, told RIA Novosti the central board of the regional Emergencies Ministry.

"On Saturday and Sunday, is expected to increase in wind up to 17 meters per second, snow, blizzard places on the coast of the Sea of Okhotsk possible breaking and separation of the coastal fast ice ice" — a spokesman said.

According to him, to reduce the risk of emergencies and mitigation, rescue workers appealed to the people to refrain from

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All of Guatemala was left without electricity

Unexpected outage occurred throughout the Central American state of Guatemala: no light left 14.3 million people in the country, according to television station Univision. Has not yet established the causes of the accident. According to the National Institute of electricity, for unknown reasons, while out of service two major power lines that go from the northern power Chichoy. Repair crews are already working on the lines in order to determine the causes of power cuts. It is reported that in some areas, including in the capital of the country, electricity is gradually restored.

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National Park Buzuluk pine trees killed by the drought 2010

More than one tenth of the trees in the national park "Buzuluksky forest" in the Orenburg region die from desiccation and insect pests, which proliferated after the drought and hurricane in 2010, the deputy director of the park to protect Danil Fedorenko.

"Atmospheric drought and shortage of water in the soil dry out and cause a noticeable weakening of the trees, which is accompanied by the invasion of pests. Drying occurs at higher elevations, it makes itself felt dry in 2010. First, dry pine, birch less. Last year shrinkage was expressed faintly because it was a rainy year, and this

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