Brazil: A powerful storm hit the Sao Paulo

March 11, 2013. Powerful storm, which began in the Brazilian city Dignity-Paulo has 9 March, was the cause of widespread flooding, landslides and traffic chaos. As soon as the rains intensified, the situation became critical in the city and in the surrounding area. The flow of water down the street Vergueyru linking Avenida Paulista and the south of the city, claimed the 14-year-old girl. She was later declared dead.

Storm claimed the life of another resident of Sao Paulo. It appeared the 32-year-old man who tried to save the girl, but he could not resist the force of

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The loss of wild boars in Brittany. Video


26.07.11.Vosemnadtsat boar carcasses were found on Tuesday in one of the beaches of the French Brittany.

Employees of the local prefecture added to this number are 10 wild boar found dead earlier this month — and almost convinced that all the fault of the green algae, releasing toxic vapors.

This is a problem faced by many coastal regions. But Breton environmentalists are sounding the alarm: every year the situation is getting worse, the bill is already in the hundreds of tons of green biomass. Especially dangerous decaying algae in the water.

"In such water often, we often find

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Fish kills in the Bryansk region



BRYANSK, July 26. / Correspondent. ITAR-TASS Oleg Artiushin /. Mass death of fish recorded in reservoirs in the south of the Bryansk region. According to the administration Pogar district, a large number of dead fish found in the last week in the river Sudost. Among the dead fish out of water, — pike, catfish and tench.

To investigate the cause of death of fish an expert committee. The first analyzes showed that the level of oxygen in the water is four times lower than normal, and the concentration of phosphate in the five times the exposure

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Near Kerch on the coast washed 1500kg bull. Photo


22.07.11.Segodnya July 22 were released zamornogo bull on the Azov Sea coast near the village of Spa Leninsky district.

It is reported by the Crimean territorial department Azovgosryboohrany.

Zamornaya fish thrown on the waterfront sites, a total length of about 7 km. The total number of fish discarded more than 1500 kg. Fish and water samples sent for analysis to YugNIRO.

Informed environmental prosecutor's office and the local authorities. Steps are being taken for cleaning and recycling. Zamornaya situation caused by the high temperature of the water and related weather conditions.

Source: TRC Breeze



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Fish kills in the Mytishchi pond. Video


29.07.11.V Mytishchi wanted those who poisoned the pond Central City Park. Near the pond — a strong chemical smell that with wind gusts up to the nearest houses. Added to it and the smell of rotting fish.

Three days ago the same killing a few ducks. Those that survived, look clearly unhealthy. Float on the water surface dead perch. According to residents of neighboring houses, cause ecological disaster — an unknown chemical that someone secretly poured into water.

The pond is now underway to strengthen the banks, but it was unlikely to cause pollution. In all of this there

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H2O for aliens




Is it possible to quench your thirst on Mars?

On Tuesday night, America has decided to make all sensation. Deputy Director of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration USA Ed Weiler told a press conference that the Mars rover "Opportunity" located on the Red Planet traces of

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Fish kills in lyubotinskom pond


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22.07.11.V Upper Starolyubotinskom (it near Lyubotin) pond fish died. According to the Kharkiv gosekoinspektsii, killing more than a ton of fish: 13 000 261 crucian carp 165 and one carp. Ichthyological home service governance environment has estimated losses: 3,000,000 808.65 thousand UAH.

Ekoinspektsiya conducted studies of water in the pond, the source of wastewater is not found in the water samples exceeded hazardous substances is not fixed, the oxygen content are also normal. Sort out who is to blame for sea fish will Kharkiv Interdistrict Prosecutor's Office — the website of Kharkiv ekoinspektsii.

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NASA announced that Mars was alive




The American Opportunity rover has found something for which flew to Mars — evidence of the existence here in the past a lot of liquid water. Skuayers Steve (Steve Squyres), a leading scientist of the mission, said: "The question is — these rocks were altered by liquid

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British Columbia is flooded by meltwater

British Columbia is flooded by meltwater Natural Disasters

One of the provinces of Canada, British Columbia, has suffered from the first season of the 2012 floods, triggered by unusually warm weather and rapidly melting snow. At risk are the neighborhood of Princeton and Kimberly, which has already been announced for fast evacuation of water coming into the bays Creek and Kimberley. In the Morrison under evacuation covered 40 houses. 26 people from 10 homes decided to evacuate on their own. In place already working special teams and volunteers are trying to block the water with sandbags and otkachivaya its pumps.

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Fish kills in the Tula region


18.07.11.Iz Schekinskoe reservoir near Tula, where over the weekend there was a mass fish kills, water sampling, reported Monday in the regional department of ecology and natural resources.

According to the source, the results of analyzes of samples collected in the reservoir will be announced no later than five days.

According to the department, the massive fish kill occurred primarily among carp. At the same time, other types of fish are much more sensitive to water pollution, were not injured, — Interfax reports

Source: Tula News Service

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