The new recreation area appeared in Vladikavkaz

New recreation area on the banks of the river Terek opened Monday in Vladikavkaz (North Ossetia)."Today in Vladikavkaz was solemnly opened another recreation area for residents and visitors of our capital. This segment of the embankment length of 600 meters in the area of the bridge Pozharsky", — the press-service of the City Hall.

At the opening of the waterfront in this place was the sculpture of a boy with car camera, which, like white-water rafting, jumping over the parapet.

The author of the sculpture was a young sculptor Ibrahim Hai, whose works adorn parks have Vladikavkaz.

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The new road and bridge in the Bor district opened ahead of schedule

The grand opening of the road Big Orel — Rustan with a bridge over the river Kerzhenets in Bor district of Nizhny Novgorod region on December 6.

"The people were waiting for Rustem this road for more than 10 years. Of course, this is a great holiday. This settlement — "extreme point" Bor area. And, unfortunately, to get to him was not easy. But now to the area to pay attention both investors and tourists. Especially since it is here that begins Kerzhensky reserve " — Said the head of the territorial control of the Ostankino district of the

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Chupacabra. Puerto Rican monster to register in Russia?

The phenomenon of chupacabra, or "goat vampire" is known from the middle of the twentieth century. News of an unknown predator, having a drink blood pets from time to time come first from the island of Puerto Rico, then from many areas of the American continent. Peak messages came in the 90s, but in other parts of the world these tidings were skeptical, believing their tales mostly semi-educated farmers and fiction eager for sensational journalists.

But now, almost ten years as a chupacabra has ceased to be exclusively the property of the American legends

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The famous Hersonissos under threat

Land covered with legends Reserve Hersonissos can go into private property — in place of the old settlement, the ancient tombstones over the graves and bones fighter who died here during the defense of Sevastopol, the last town of the city government planned to arrange a luxury villa communities. Moral prohibitions plan seemed unimportant to bureaucrats in comparison with the benefits that can be derived from the implementation of land for construction. Currently investigating the eligibility of action of the city authorities the Prosecutor's Office.

The ruins of Chersonese has long lured the attention of scientists — excavations here

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NLMK greening production area

At the industrial site NLMK metallurgists planted more than 200 saplings of trees and shrubs. Greening the production area was part of a comprehensive program to improve the environmental safety. See story Vesti-Lipetsk

Geologists have found a zone of anomalous growth of glaciers in the Himalayas

MOSCOW, April 15 — RIA Novosti. French geologists discovered the abnormal area of ice cover in the Great Himalayas, where local glaciers gradually gaining weight, and not decrease, as do the rest of ice massifs in the mountains and across the globe, according to a paper published in the journal Nature Geoscience.

It is believed that climate change is largely manifested today in the reduction of glaciers in the polar regions and at high altitudes in other areas of the Earth. In February 2012, the U.S. climate scientists estimated the total loss of the global ice cover by GRACE

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Altai sell under shelter elites

Late last year, the public disturbed at reports of mass selling foreign reserve of the Russian land in St. Petersburg, clearly shell companies — see "Zion Altai selling in Europe and the U.S. for the price / agricultural land» — / cat/42 /.

9 January, President of Russia signed a decree "On approval of the list of border areas, in which foreign citizens, stateless persons and foreign legal entities may not have the right of ownership of land," the press service of the Kremlin — see http://news.argumenti .ru/politics/2011/01/89857. Among the areas that are subject to the ban, was named

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Thailand declared a drought disaster area in 79 districts of 13 provinces

Nearly 80 districts in 13 provinces of Thailand are from Friday a disaster because of the drought which began in February, the department said in a statement warning of natural disasters the country.

Statement issued on Friday by all state media in the country.

Disaster zone are defined as areas in the provinces of Lampang, Lamphun, Nan, Phayao, Uttharadit, Kampheng Phet, Phitsanulok and Sukhothai in the north, Lei in the northeast, and Chachoengsao Chanthaburi in the east of Thailand and Suphan Buri and Phetchaburi in the center of the country.

Previously, the department has already announced a number of

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Sentences for area should be reviewed

Society Belarusian human rights monitor all processes for the area. There are observers on vessels that capture everything that happens there. They prepare the assessment process and its recommendations.

Chairman of the Belarusian Helsinki Committee Hulak reported that human rights defenders are already preparing an overall assessment process for Square and its recommendations on the basis of the Belarusian legislation and international standards. And the interim findings from Mr. Hulak following:

"We can already say that the processes are serious violations of legal requirements, the findings of vessels do not correspond to that in the course of these processes established

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Mankind protects environment by only 12% of the land surface

Reserves cover only 12% of the land and 7.2% of coastal areas, said the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) on Monday.

More than 180,000 protected areas currently occupy 12% of the Earth's land area and 7.2% of coastal waters. They play an important role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and help people adapt to climate change — leads IUCN log data Solutions.

As noted by an environmental organization, conservation areas absorb almost 15% of global greenhouse gas emissions. For example, taiga forest and peatland area of 1.63 million hectares in Russia's Komi Republic absorb about 71.5

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