In Batumi from the taps instead of drinking water oil went

Ecology

TBILISI, September 4 — RIA Novosti. In the Georgian village Bartshana in Batumi (Adjara) from the taps instead of drinking water is oil, said on Sunday "News-Georgia" referring to InterpressNews.

The newspaper said the polluted local water system, the local people have failed water heater and washing machine. Residents use rainwater for drinking.

Experts attribute the circumstances of the state of emergency to rehabilitation works on water pipes: because they are often in the area of drinking water supply is off, resulting in water enters the oil from the nearby damaged supply line of oil.

"Representatives of the management

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The level of water in the oceans of the world is growing unnaturally

29.04.2004

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British scientists Simon Holgate (Simon Holgate) and Philip Vuduort (Philip Woodworth) of the Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory have discovered a bizarre effect: the level of water in the oceans rises faster off the coast and not in the middle.

The researchers used launched in 1992, the satellite

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USA: NOAA warns of extreme weather in 2012

National Agency of Oceanography and aircraft (NOAA) has issued its annual report on the weather outlook this year. It was noted that last winter in 400 locations experiencing record high temperatures, and in the 177 — a record low.

Risks of flooding during the flood is estimated to be low (less snow), and the terrible drought is expected to continue in the west and south, which is called "drought historical magnitude." In west Texas and New Mexico climate is rated as "extreme" 51th consecutive week. In Arizona, the water tanks are below the "level of risk". In Texas,

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Red rain that fell in India, has an extraterrestrial origin

Unusual red rain fell in 15 minutes in the Indian city of Kannur, Kerala, on June 28. Local residents were alarmed by this, but they are not the first time witnessed the colored rain.

In this red rain water contains a dense suspension of cells that do not have DNA, and possibly hit the Earth from comet. Red rain fell in India in 2001.

This phenomenon was first recorded in the state of Kerala in a few hours after the meteor phenomena in July 2001, when the cosmic body exploded in the atmosphere. In that

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Water left in the world for 10 years, and in Russia — 70 years

 

Opportunities for extensive growth of water consumption in the world there are only 10-15 years, and even in the European part of Russia to 2030 can be vododefitsitnoy, said the director of the Institute of Water Problems, Russian Academy of Sciences, Viktor Danilov-Danilyan.

According to him, today, two-thirds to 70% of the water that a person takes away from water sources, it is necessary for water for agricultural irrigation. In this case, the prospects for growth in agricultural production needed to feed a growing world population, almost exclusively associated with irrigated agriculture, reports rian.ru.

— Water, which could

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Philippines flood victims were 25. Video

Flood

30.06.11.Iz due to heavy rains left the shores of a river flowing through the city of Davao — a famous tourist center. The water rose to three meters above the normal level.

And so quickly, that many people do not even have time to run out of the house. Destroyed hundreds of buildings, more than a thousand people were left homeless. Now the island are search and rescue operations. They involve the military, coast guard and volunteers. According to weather forecasts rain did not stop a few more days, and the water level in rivers will rise even

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Labor in the world for extensive growth of consumption remained at 10-15 years

MOSCOW, March 13 — RIA Novosti. Opportunities for extensive growth of water consumption in the world there are only 10-15 years, and even in the European part of Russia to 2030 can be vododefitsitnoy, said the director of the Institute of Water Problems, Russian Academy of Sciences, Viktor Danilov-Danilyan.

According to him, today, two-thirds to 70% of the water that a person takes away from water sources, it is necessary for water for agricultural irrigation.

'Water for irrigation of more that could engage in agriculture, in the world there are only 10-15 years. Those 10-15 years will pass, and we

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Flooding in Louisiana flooded 2,000 homes

Novoe flooding in Louisiana (USA) has acquired alarming proportions: the water level for the day rose more than 2 meters. Affected more than 2,000 people.

Forecasts are disappointing — authorities say residents that the water level will continue to rise in the coming days, said "Bagnet" referring to the Western media.

As reported by observers, on the evening of March 12 and March 13, employees of various services rescued 35 people with helicopters. Despite the fact that the people of Louisiana to such problems are not used to it, after such a flood some places it will be

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26.04.12.Gibel Novonikolska fish in the pond. Video

Ecology

26.04.12.Prud Novonikolsk in the village, which is 70 km from Krasnoyarsk, has turned into a dead zone. In summer it fished local Krasnoyarsk came to rest, the water here flows into the Yenisei. Now, residents say it poisoned, they blame the local enterprise. Alex Krivogornitsyn visited the scene.

Now looks like this in the village pond Novonikolsk Mana district, local talk: water here falls into the river and then to Esaulovka Yenisei, in addition, again according to the residents is a popular holiday destination, and Krasnoyarsk, too, here are their problem. Now it is a dead lake.

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Drought in England imposed restrictions affect about 20 million people

In some parts of England in connection with the severe drought restrictions are imposed on the use of tap water, which will affect about 20 million people. Minister for the Environment Caroline Spelman has said that time constraints can help protect water supply in urban areas hardest hit by record low rainfall in the last 17 months.

In coming weeks, the drought could affect even larger area of England, if not the rains. However, meteorologists predict a dry and sunny weather for the whole month. Furthermore, the temperature throughout the UK during this

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