Reduction of marine and terrestrial faunas are different ways

Conservationists are trying hard to oceans and their inhabitants are not affected by the depletion of fish stocks. It should determine what types are at risk to a greater extent. However, on a global level such species are not yet defined. In terrestrial ecosystems most affected by anthropogenic factors are considered types of large predators and the top of the food chain. It was assumed that this rule applies to the fish fauna. However, a recent publication in PNAS (the official periodical of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA) indicates that this is not the

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Jubilee mini-tour of Rolling Stones

Legendary British rock band the Rolling Stones in honor of its 50th anniversary in full and returned to the scene today, 25 November, opens a small anniversary tour performance at London club O2.

It is planned that the group will give five concerts. Two shows will be held in London (the date of the second — 29 November), and the remaining three in the United States (December 5 in Brooklyn and 13 and December 15 — in New York.)

Group reinforces its fame as the most successful rock and roll band. During 2012, the artists have released photo book, took

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In the Novosibirsk region will create two nature reserves

Two state nature reserve federal planned for the next two years in the Novosibirsk region, falls under the protection of Lake Chany and VASIUGAN marshes, said regional government.

"In accordance with the decree of the Russian government in the Novosibirsk region in 2014 provided for the formation of the Nature Reserve" Barabinskyi "including a large part of the lake system tubs, which will apply a more effective form of environmental protection," — said in a statement.

In addition, in 2013 in the Novosibirsk and Tomsk regions to preserve the unique wetlands VASIUGAN planned formation of the Nature Reserve "VASIUGAN."

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Weather in central Russia in the first days of October will be unstable

In the first days of October in the center of European Russia are expected to unstable weather — in some areas, rains at night frosts are possible, but the temperature will be above normal, according to the weather center.

"By continuing to gradually increase the relative humidity over long periods of cloudy weather will be, in some places will form fog. But do not rule out the possibility for a short time to see the sun. Become more significant fluctuations in atmospheric pressure," — said in a statement.

According to forecasters, sunny weather associated with an anticyclone leaves the center

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Roshydromet warns of the danger of avalanches in the mountains of the Caucasus

Roshydromet warns of high risk of avalanches in the mountains of the North Caucasus on Wednesday, according to the Situation Centre Meteorological Office.

"In the mountains of Karachay-Cherkessia, Kabardino-Balkaria, North Ossetia, Dagestan, in the mountains above Sochi 1.5 thousand meters of avalanches," — said in a hazard warning issued Centre.

Ankara streets disappeared under water

 

 

17 iyunya.Silneyshie downpours and hail turned the Turkish capital Ankara on a continuous stream of water. In some areas of the city flooded not only the first, but the second floor. Under water were underpasses and metro stations.

Drivers of cars and public transport barely had time to escape from the flooded cars. It took even help divers — they evacuated the victims out of the water. Giant hail broke shop windows and the windows of houses. As people continue to enter the hospital with fractures and bruises,

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More than 30 birds died mysteriously on the road in Montgomery County

  In Montgomery County, there is a terrible picture — more than 30 dead birds lie on the intersection of roads Indian Mound Drive and Grassy Lick Road. All birds belong to the same species, and seem to have died and fell to the ground at the same time. The cause of death has not yet named.

This strange situation was discovered by local residents at Christmas.

— Yesterday morning, at about 9:30, I turned on the ring road, and there lay all the birds — says Karen Williams — I do not know where they came from. I'll

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Arctic navigation in 2013 will be calm because of reduced ice

Reducing the number of multi-year ice in the Arctic and in particular, the almost complete disappearance in the Northern Sea Route (NSR), allows you to make a favorable prognosis for shipping in 2013, told reporters the head of the High-sea expedition "Arctic-2012" of the Arctic and Antarctic Research Hydromet Institute (AARI) Vladimir Sokolov.

In September, sea ice in the Arctic reached a low — 3.41 million square kilometers, which is a record low in the history of satellite observations of Arctic ice, which started in 1979. The previous record low sea ice in the Arctic Ocean was recorded September 16,

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In Canada, due to the rainy streets scored Geysers

 

In Canada, due to heavy rains the water has to break through the hatch and hit the fountain from under the ground. Not lucky car owner, who parked his car directly over the well. One and a half car flipped several times into the air, and then a column of water moved it from its place. According to police, this week is not the only such case.

But in the neighboring United States, water threatens to turn into a deficit. People buy it in the hope of liters to somehow escape the sweltering heat.

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Sochi — the city of landslide

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