Death of fish in the Gulf

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23.06.11.Chitatelnitsa "Fontanka" reports of mass death of fish in the Gulf. According peterburzhenku Kira strolling around Sestroretsk eve, she saw a dead fish, found on the shore. "Unfortunately, we have not made shots, the number of dead fish were difficult to determine, but not less than 20 — 30 pieces exactly" — says Cyrus.

According to them, the remains were scattered in every meter or two. Local residents are alarmed by this case: front beach season, and wonder how can affect bathing in this water on human health.

Source: Fontanka.ru

Mass death of fish in the Sea of Azov

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Donetsk, June 25 — RIA Novosti. Mass death of fish due to the reduction of oxygen in water is observed from Friday in the Sea of Azov from the village of Kulikovo (border Donetsk and Zaporizhia regions) to the middle of the Berdyansk spit, the press service of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine on Saturday. "According to preliminary data, now the number of dead fish reached 20 tons," — said the press service.

In order to minimize complications with pestilence calf in the summer, from 10 to 14 June

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7.2 magnitude earthquake recorded in the southern Kurils

Seismologists on Friday registered a magnitude 7.2 quake in the southern Kurils, victims and destructions, told RIA Novosti the EMERCOM of Russia on the Sakhalin area. "The earthquake occurred at 1.34 Sakhalin time (18.34 MSK) in 643 kilometers southeast of the village of South Kuril at a depth of 33 kilometers," — said the source. According to him, the loss of life and no tsunami alert has not been announced. Two people were killed and 132 injured in a strong earthquake of magnitude 7.4, occurred Thursday night in northeast Japan. Immediately after the earthquake were distributed warning about the threat

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Riddle of water scarcity in the world can be explained

In accordance with a new study, it was assumed that the formation of the Earth held in hotter and drier parts of the solar system than previously thought. It is believed that this fact could explain the mysterious shortage of water on the planet.

As our new study not long ago formed a "snow line", which is considered a zone abroad which could have formed ice formation 4.5 billion years ago, was at a much greater distance from the sun, as evidenced by the currently existing theory.

A researcher from the Space Telescope Science Institute (Space Telescope

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The study found climate change could be a catalyst for plague

It seems that things are more moist plague be. A new study by Chinese and Norwegian scientists, seems to indicate a relationship between a more humid climate and plague outbreaks, according to LiveScience. As a result, the climate becomes more humid, the more likely that the plague may spread. Fortunately, the bacteria that causes the disease can be treated with antibiotics. Bacterium called Yersinia pestis, pursued by rodents, is responsible for three types: bubonic plague (also known as "Black Death"), septicemic and pneumonic plague. Together, these diseases were responsible for the deaths of millions of people worldwide, including an

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In Alchevsk killed fish ponds

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7.06.11.V reservoirs Alchevsk (Lugansk region) again massively dying fish. It is reported by "Week". According Alchevsk keeper Oleg Tsarkov, second Orlov Alchevsk pond fish dying en masse.

Fish in the pond began to die as early as the weekend, is now on the surface of the reservoir float dozens of dead carp and krasnoperok. The local population says that the cause of the plague — unauthorized discharge of sewage into the pond nearby colony. However, the huntsman is not willing to confirm or deny this information. According to Oleg Tsar'kova, now they're just trying to figure out what exactly

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Fish kill in Kemerovo

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8.06.11.V Kemerovo region opened a criminal investigation into the contamination of the pond, which was lost because of the fish.

According to the press service of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation in the Kemerovo region, a criminal case on the grounds of an offense under Part 2 of Art. 250 of the Criminal Code (pollution, contamination of water, if these acts have caused massive death of fish).

According to the investigation, from April to early May 2011 the staff of sewage pumping station, which belongs to one of the municipal enterprises, sewage dumped into the pond in

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Dubbo volcano awoke in Eritrea after a series of tremors

Dubbo Volcano erupted in Eritrea after a series of earthquakes that occurred in the country before, said on Monday, Reuters reports with reference to the Advisory Centre for Volcanic Ash (VAAC).

According to the center, the volcano, which is one of the most active volcanoes in the north-eastern part of Africa, began erupting in the night from Sunday to Monday and threw ash column height of 13.5 kilometers.

The eruption began after a series of earthquakes that occurred on Sunday in Eritrea. According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the magnitude of the quake was 4.5 to 5.7.

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Tropical storm Adrian off the coast of Mexico has grown into a hurricane

The first of the season tropical storm "Adrian" on the Pacific coast of Mexico has grown into a hurricane category 3 on Saffir — Simpson, according to the National Meteorological Service of Mexico.

Currently Hurricane "Adrian" is located at 520 km south of the resort town of Manzanillo and moving at a speed of 15 kilometers an hour to the north-east to the peninsula of California. The maximum wind speed reaches 185 kilometers per hour, with gusts to 220 kilometers per hour.

According to forecasts of the Mexican meteorologists in the hours before the expected strong winds 195-240

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Due to a fire in Arizona evacuated 5000 people

Over the past day fire area in Arizona has grown, the fire rises to the border of the neighboring state of New Mexico. The sky was clouded with smoke, thick shroud prevents movement on the roads, but the main threat to the health of local residents. They were advised not to go out. For more than a week of fighting the fire two thousand firefighters, but the wind and drought reduce their efforts to naught. According to the authorities of Arizona, is one of the biggest disasters in the history of the state. Natural

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