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Code Red Issued in Southern Bulgaria over Snow, Gale-Force Winds

A code red warning has been issued for Friday in two municipalities in the south of Bulgaria, the national meteorology institute has announced.

Society » Environment | March 5, 2015, Thursday // 17:07 | Viewed: 1362

US to Monitor Air Quality Around Its Embassies

The US has decided on monitoring air quality around US embassies across the world.

Society » Environment | February 24, 2015, Tuesday // 09:38 | Viewed: 921

Bulgaria's Brankovtsi Protests Against Illegal Felling

People living in the village of Brankovtsi near Vidin protested Friday against the illegal deforestation in the vicinity.

Society » Environment | February 20, 2015, Friday // 14:07 | Viewed: 1243

Sunny Weather Expected Across Bulgaria

Sunny weather is expected in Bulgaria on Thursday, with temporary cloudiness predominantly in the northern and eastern regions.

Society » Environment | February 19, 2015, Thursday // 07:16 | Viewed: 1032

Fresh Snowfalls Expected in Bulgaria

Over the course of the next day Bulgaria will slowly be taken over by strong northern and north-eastern winds.

Society » Environment | February 16, 2015, Monday // 12:57 | Viewed: 1330

Danube River Not Affected by Pollution

The announcement was made by the Bulgarian Ministry of Environment and Waters on Friday.

Society » Environment | February 13, 2015, Friday // 21:02 | Viewed: 1451

Bulgaria Needs BGN 870 M for Reinforcing Landslide-Prone Areas

Bulgaria's Ministry of Regional Development estimated that BGN 870 M will be needed for reinforcing areas prone to landslides.

Society » Environment | February 13, 2015, Friday // 09:57 | Viewed: 1147

Frosty Northern Winds Settle in Bulgaria

The weather in Bulgaria will remain partially cloudy on Wednesday.

Society » Environment | February 11, 2015, Wednesday // 08:04 | Viewed: 933

Temperatures In Bulgaria To Hit New Low

Chilly winds from the north will take over Bulgaria on Monday.

Society » Environment | February 9, 2015, Monday // 08:48 | Viewed: 1626

Bulgaria with More Snowstorms in the Upcoming Week

The danger of snowstorms remains in the eastern parts of Bulgaria, currently experiencing severe winds, and temperatures will continue to decrease.

Society » Environment | February 8, 2015, Sunday // 11:36 | Viewed: 1562

Bulgarian Regional Minister Expects Major Landslides in 2015

Bulgarian Regional Minister Lilyana Pavlova said on Saturday that the country could be affected by major landslides in 2015 as these have started to occur on a daily basis.

Society » Environment | February 7, 2015, Saturday // 16:07 | Viewed: 1217

Snow Causes Traffic Disruptions in Several Bulgarian Regions

The snow that fell on Friday caused disruptions to traffic in several Bulgarian regions, which necessitated the introduction of temporary measures and limitations.

Society » Environment | February 7, 2015, Saturday // 11:29 | Viewed: 1909

Warnings Issued Across Bulgaria over Possible Torrential Rains, Snowstorms

Code orange has been issued for Bulgaria's Smolyan municipality on Friday on account of the heavy rains and expected thunderstorms.

Society » Environment | February 6, 2015, Friday // 09:41 | Viewed: 5477

Minor 2.1 Earthquake Reported in SE Bulgaria

A minor earthquake was registered Wednesday night near the southeastern Bulgarian town of Karnobat, according to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).

Society » Environment | February 5, 2015, Thursday // 08:27 | Viewed: 843

Bulgaria’s Smolyan Municipality Declares State of Emergency over Heavy Rain

The southern Bulgarian municipality of Smolyan is in a state of emergency over heavy rain and strong wind.

Society » Environment | February 1, 2015, Sunday // 12:01 | Viewed: 5956

Summer Floods Caused Damages Amounting to EUR 400 M

Bulgaria's Interior Minister Veselin Vuchkov announced during the parliamentary control on Friday that the summer floods caused damages amounting to EUR 400 M.

Society » Environment | January 23, 2015, Friday // 18:10 | Viewed: 1141

Bulgarian Customs Prevent Smuggling of Two Million European Eels

Customs officers at Sofia International Airport have thwarted an attempt to smuggle into Bulgaria two million European baby eels, a critically endangered species.

Society » Environment | January 22, 2015, Thursday // 19:00 | Viewed: 1923

Mountain Rescuers Warn of Avalanches in Ski Resorts, Frostbite

There is real risk of freezing and avalanches in the mountains, Kamen Yakimov of the Mountain Rescue Service told the BNR public radio.

Society » Environment | December 31, 2014, Wednesday // 12:01 | Viewed: 1473

Extreme Cold, Strong Winds Grip Bulgaria for New Year

The National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH) has issued a yellow code for extremely low temperatures and strong winds for the last day of the year.

Society » Environment | December 30, 2014, Tuesday // 21:40 | Viewed: 2307

Code Yellow Warning in Bulgaria for Snow, Gale-Force Winds

Bulgaria's national weather service has issued a code yellow warning for snow and high winds on Monday, December 29.

Society » Environment | December 29, 2014, Monday // 08:16 | Viewed: 1390

Bulgaria Warns of Snowfall, Rising River Levels

Bulgaria on Sunday issued a high water level warning for most rivers on its territory due to expected rain and snow.

Society » Environment | December 28, 2014, Sunday // 14:25 | Viewed: 1825