Loop hunting wild animals should be banned in Russia, says scientist

Loop hunting wild animals such as musk deer in Russia should be banned, because the victims are the legitimate fishing rare species — lynx and snow leopard (ounce), said the deputy director for science state biosphere reserve "Sayano-Shushenskaya" Sergei languor.

"Today, in Southern Siberia has been hit hard trot, the size of its disastrously low, because it was a casualty of the loop of fishing musk. Trot fed musk deer, respectively, and went to places musk. Now these are all places with loops. Established hunters promhozov say last trot saw almost ten years ago, "- said the scientist.

The victims

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Google sponsored the next wind farm

Most recently, Google released information that a new wind farm with a capacity of 50 megawatts in the town of Rippey, Iowa, USA, spent $ 75,000. In addition, for all the time that the company is fighting for the implementation of "green" technologies and reducing its environmental footprint, its investments in related activities will soon beat the record of $ 1 billion

At the moment, Google has spent more than $ 990 million in various projects that support renewable energy technologies. A wind farm in Iowa will be able to fully provide clean electricity for about 15 million homes,

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Death of poultry in India

Last week, the Indian government officially announced the end of the bird flu epidemic in the country. But this week it became clear — government rushed to judgment.

Earlier this week, laboratory workers have found the virus H5N1. Over the past few weeks, hundreds of birds have died in the Indian city Keranga. Studies have shown that the cause of death of birds was bird flu, according to news agency "Kazakh-grain."

At this point in India to track the movement of birds from the infected area. Poultry farmers across the country fear a repetition of the sad story, when we

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Sunbeam typhoon unleashed on Primorye monthly rainfall for the day

Typhoon "Sunbeam" for the night brought down the Primorye monthly rainfall, the strongest rains occurred in the Lazo, and Olginskiy Dalnegorsk areas, said at a press conference, the chief forecaster Primgidrometa Elena Gridneva.

Powerful typhoon "Sunbeam" was formed on September 10 in the Philippines. Typhoon became the 16th of the season in the northwest Pacific Ocean. According to the center of tracking and forecasting of typhoons in Tokyo, the maximum wind speed at the center of "Sunbeam" was 50 meters per second, with gusts up to 70 meters per second. "Sunbeam" is on the verge of becoming a supertyphoon

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Powerful cyclone brought in Primorye to three monthly rainfall

Powerful cyclone that came in Primorye on Sunday, brought in some areas of the edge to three monthly rainfall and wind storm, reports Primgidromet.

Storm Warning on 10-11 November, it was announced in Vladivostok on Friday. On Monday night in a heavy rain.

"Due to the intensification of cyclonic activity over the Primorye Territory were heavy precipitation. Rains began Sunday afternoon in the southwest region. Heavy rains were in the Khasan district — one day there fell to 26 millimeters of rain," — said in a statement.

On Monday night, heavy rains were in the western, southern and south

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70 homes flooded in Primorye by showers

More than 70 homes and 660 town houses were, on the specified data, are flooded by rainfall in the Maritime region, said on Sunday Russian Emergencies Ministry.

Saturday reported flooding of 298 private holdings and gardens, 38 basements.

"In the result of torrential rains August 19-22 were partially flooded 73 houses and 660 town houses located in the 33 towns of six municipalities and one city district," — said in a statement.

Office emphasizes that today water from flooded homesteads left.

"The dead and destroyed dwellings no basis for specifying the size of the material damage of the population", —

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The water receded from the flooded areas in the Kostroma region

Water receded from flooding as a result of prolonged rains homes in the Kostroma region, reported GUMCHS the region on Thursday.

Earlier regional central board reported that about a hundred houses in Soligalich and Ostrovsky areas were in the zone of flooding after rains.

"As of 16.00 in the area of flooding in the remaining 63 Soligalich infield on Sovetskaya Street, 129 people, including 18 children. Evacuation is not required," — said in a release.

It also notes that four Pridvorova flooded the residential houses in the village of Krasnaya Polyana Ostrovsky district.

"Now there is a steady decline in

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In Crimea will soon be impossible to breathe (statistics)

In the Crimea in 2010, for every person had 16.5 kg of emissions from stationary sources.

This was reported in the Main Department of Statistics in the ARC.

According to the report, in 2010 the volume of harmful substances into the air received by the Crimea from stationary sources of pollution, totaled 32.3 thousand tons, which is 6.1 million tonnes (22.7%) more than in 2009 .

Of the total emissions of methane and nitrous oxide emissions related to greenhouse gases, 2.9 and 0.7 tonnes. In addition, the carbon dioxide emissions of 1.4 million tons.

The largest volume of emissions in

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Eruption of El Hierro

WWF Russia has opposed logging in key tiger habitat

Amur branch of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Russia announces the start of logging in northern Primorye forests, which play a key role in maintaining populations of a Red tiger logging company ZAO "Les Export" states that logging conducted lawfully.

The struggle for Bikin

The conflict between the WWF and JSC "Les Export" began in May 2011, when the timber company has leased two sites in the lower reaches of the Bikin River in northern Primorye, and planned to rent a third site in the middle reaches of the river in Pozharskaya nut-harvesting zones and reservations of the "Sredneussuriysky."


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