Scientists are trying to find out ways of migration manul in Sayano-Shushenskoye reserve

Scientists have found permanent habitat of wild cat — Pallas in the biosphere reserve "Sayano-Shushenskaya" in the Krasnoyarsk region and intend to find out the migration routes of the form, according to Reserve on Wednesday.

"Right now, the reserve staff are monitoring the specific individuals in their usual habitat. Exemplified by these pictures taken recently in the reserve by camera traps at different times," — said in a statement.

Pallas habitat in the reserve and its buffer zone, are mostly rocky slopes leading down to the Yenisei, with little snow.

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Locusts threaten crops in the central districts of Yakutia

Locust larvae, which began mass hatch from eggs in the fields in the central districts of Yakutia, can cause serious damage to agriculture, told RIA Novosti on Thursday, a representative of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic.

According to the source, the high number of locusts mentioned in Megino-Kangalassky, Churapcha, Ust-Aldan and Tattinsky Yakutia.

"Of the surveyed 33 thousand hectares of fields, where farmers planted seedlings, more than 16 thousand hectares were inhabited by locusts and larvae, which is above the threshold of 3.3 hectares," — said the representative of the Ministry.

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Amur prosecutors demanded to eliminate fuel oil lake

Large plot in the village Srednebelaya contaminated with fuel oil, has demanded a court to clear environmental prosecutor's office of the Amur region, said on Tuesday the regional supervisory authority.

Information received through the contaminated area Amur media from local residents. The audit showed that the area of the fuel oil "lake" is more than 1.246 thousand square meters.

"Soil samples taken at the site indicates that the concentration of oil on average, 80 times higher than the background concentration. Reviewers also noted that the administration of the Ivanovo region for a long time not to take action to clean

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In the Hindu Kush mountains in Afghanistan earthquake with magnitude 5.4

Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 occurred on Monday in the Hindu Kush mountains in Afghanistan, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

The earthquake occurred at 09.32 local time (02.09 MSK).

Quake epicenter was located 170 kilometers from the capital, Kabul, and lies at a depth of 48.9 kilometers.

Information on the possible destruction and injuries were reported.

The second a few hours a sizeable earthquake in Tuva

The second notable earthquake in Tuva for a few hours, its magnitude was 5.0, information on casualties or damage were reported, according to the Altai-Sayan Branch of the Geophysical Service of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS).

"An earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred in Tuva 00.16 local time (20.16 MSK) on Thursday, it was 13.0 energy class", — the Russian Academy of Sciences.

According to witnesses, the apartments in Kyzyl, the second earthquake tremors were felt weak.

The magnitude of the previous earthquake on Wednesday night in Kyzyl, was 5.9 points, information on casualties or damage

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Vietnamese girl aged for a few days

In Vietnam, the doctors are trying to figure out what happened to 23-year-old girl who has grown old in a few days. So far they have only one assumption: the rapid aging of the body called traditional medicine in which a woman was trying to get rid of allergies.

Nguyen Thi Phuong she says that life has suffered from allergies to seafood. In 2008, her condition worsened. Money for access to qualified doctors she had, and she had bought at a local pharmacy "a cure."

According to the patient, after taking it "became less itchy, but remained on the skin

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Prevention efforts intensified in military units from anthrax in Altai

Specialists of the State Sanitary and Epidemiological Surveillance (CGSEN) of the Central Military District strengthened prevention measures in units stationed in the Altai region in response to the outbreak of anthrax in the region, said on Thursday the press office CVO.

"For example, in parts of the region, deployed in the Altai region, in all areas and places of residence of the military Disinfect with a doubling of the concentration of the solution" Lyumaks-chloro. "The storage areas and adjacent areas where rodents may cause further held disinfestation work, "- said in a statement.

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14 people were killed by a tornado raging in Indonesia

The representative of the National Agency for Disaster Management Indonesia Sutopo Purva Nugroho said on Sunday that in the last four days at the mercy of the elements were 35 districts and cities on the islands of Java and Bali.Po him, because of the disaster were damaged in 2364 doma.V This time the tornado was caused by tropical cyclone Iggy, which is raging in the Indian Ocean.

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In Cambodia and Vietnam, the Mekong flood claimed about 100 lives

Flood occurred in the Mekong in Cambodia and South Vietnam. In Cambodia, killing 97 people. According to Reuters, washed away bridges and houses hundreds of thousands of residents. Moreover, in the north of the region is now a raging typhoon "Nesat", which killed 39 people in China. According to some reports, the typhoon may further increase the flooding of the Mekong River.

Previously reported 60 flood victims in Cambodia. The number of victims of the disaster was 100 thousand. The greatest damage was caused and Siemrep Thom province, where the flood affected 90 thousand hectares of grain crops, 265 schools

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Residents are asked to Krasnodar Duma to hold hearings on conservation parks

Initiative group of residents of Krasnodar file an appeal to the city council to conduct a citywide hearings as activists concerned about reducing green space, according to "Environmental Watch on North Caucasus."

"In the Krasnodar City Duma February 4, 2012 was filed a statement from a group of residents of Krasnodar, took the initiative to organize a city-wide public hearing on the master plan of compliance in relation to conservation of vegetation. In Krasnodar is the first time the official start the citywide public hearings the initiative of the residents of the city, "- said in a statement.

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