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The capital of Azerbaijan is slowly lowered into the sea

August 24. The capital of Azerbaijan is slowly lowered into the sea. The process of reducing the territory accelerated by the constantly rising level of the Caspian Sea — the experts say.

"Baku goes under the water," — said in an interview to "Echo" well-known environmentalist, Telman Zeynalov, reports AZE.az.

"Until about four years ago, I spoke and gave a forecast that Baku is flooded by the Caspian Sea, and is the movement of water in the city will continue until about 2020. At the time, President Heydar Aliyev issued a decree just about 130-meter area on the

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Britain found a way out of the drought situation

Britain found a way out of the drought situation Facts

The beginning of spring for southern Britain was surprisingly warm, which set the temperature of 15-18 ° C, which is higher than on. Rhodes in Greece at the moment. However, along with the spring warmth in the region has an acute shortage of rainfall, is detrimental to the awakening of nature and wallets of citizens forced to pay for the additional cost of water for irrigation and other purposes.

Rainfall for each region of south-east Britain.

To resolve the situation in the regions, where in February fell by one-third less

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In Vizhnitsky the well water boils

June 16. Geophysics from Kiev recorded in this area Carpathians small shift the earth's crust — five-kilometer crack. The third week with a well in the yard of Vyacheslav Nikitin's something strange going on. It boils water. Icy mountain thicker than water warmed to 55-60 degrees, and then continues to heat up.

— One day I noticed that, watering flowers and greenery in the yard, I did not get cold hands, — said Vyacheslav Nikitin, Chief Medical Officer Vizhnitskogo district. — I pump water from the well pump. So, holding the hose all the time changed hands — so the

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Special wagon for Railways employees were at the station Elec (photo TTC)

The car escort for convoys of batching hopper wagons

Special-purpose car worth over 20 million rubles were at the station Elec. It consists of three compartments for eight beds, equipped kitchen, dining room, shower, toilet and even a storage area and is designed to accompany the track machines and leisure locomotive crews that work in shifts.

For employees engaged in the repair pathways that long cut off from the house and forced to carry out their duties in the field conditions, provided a comfortable environment. Special car is equipped with a

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Water triangle around the Himalayan rivers

Water triangle around the Himalayan rivers Facts

Peaceful life of southern Asia at risk of conflict, provoked by a lack of fresh water in an unstable geopolitical triangle Pakistan, India and China. The situation is complicated by the constant attempts Himalayan nations, especially China and India, to use a common water resource river Brahmaputra in its favor for the production of drinking water or hydroelectric power, bypassing the interests of countries downstream.

In addition to the Brahmaputra in India turnover hit the river Ganges, with which an enterprising country decided to deal with the shortage of water in the villages

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In Tuvalu declared a disaster due to lack of fresh water

Funafuti Atoll

October 3. The authorities of a small Pacific States said that the situation with the presence of drinking water in the country is critical.

On Monday, on the tiny island of Tuvalu declared a state of emergency due to the lack of fresh water in the country. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of neighboring New Zealand Murray McCully is going to help the impoverished state.

— Lack of water is observed in the capital of Tuvalu — Funafuti, as well as some adjacent areas. We will send some special plane carrying humanitarian aid to Tuvalu —

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In South Louisiana, downpours and flooding

In South Louisiana, downpours and flooding Natural Disasters

In the south of Louisiana declared a state of emergency after dozens of settlements districts Lafayette, Acadia, St. Landry, and St. Martin were flooded constantly coming from the heavy rain water.

As a result of a severe thunderstorm in the streets of some cities gathered from 30 to 45 cm of water, which created a difficult environment movement. Therefore, 16 students had to be evacuated by boat to the department of health care stalled bus directly from the motorway. Of deaths and injuries were reported. However, 77 residents of the commune Karenkro

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Flooding in northern Chile

Flooding in northern Chile Natural Disasters

As a result of uncontrolled rains in northern areas of the South American nation of Chile rivers burst their banks, coastal homes inundated with water. Some river bridges could not stand the pressure of the water and were damaged. Affected railway lines nearby Peru.

In Chilean military fears that the flow of water can wash landmines from their default location, which is a great threat to civilians. Thus, on 19 February during a similar flood 300 anti-tank mines were carried water to the side of the main transport hub of the region, which has

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2013 will do without El Niño and La Niña

June 27, 2013. According to the U.S. National Weather Service, this year the waters of the Pacific Ocean and its coast along without two well-known phenomena of atmospheric, warm and wet El Niño and La Niña cool. The World Meteorological Organization also confirms this information, indicating that the climatic structure over the Pacific Ocean before the end of the year will remain neutral, but is left to inaccurate forecasts a slight chance.

The absence of both El Niño and La Niña events were caused by the fact that last year, the water temperature in the ocean, the water level, cloud

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Rescuers Black Sea Fleet testing a new diving equipment

Rescuers Black Sea Fleet testing a new diving equipment. Lightweight and comfortable suits SVU-5 replaced the outdated Soviet equipment. With their help, divers can operate at a depth of 60 meters for six hours. In addition, these suits have a built-in radio and the ability to use a video camera. All equipment manufactured by Russian companies, so the repair and accessories will be no problems. In the near future a new diving equipment will appear on all of the Black Sea Fleet.

 

VCA-5 is designed for life support when the diver underwater engineering,

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