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Mass Death of Bees in Bulgaria's Dobrudzha

Over a thousand hives have been affected by the mass death of bees in Zafirovo, a village situated in Bulgaria's north-eastern region of Dobrudzha.

Society » Environment | May 8, 2014, Thursday // 15:21 | Viewed: 2412

Bulgaria's Air Pollution Levels Remain Highest in Europe – WHO

Bulgaria remains the leader in the European Union in terms of air pollution, according to the World Health Organization.

Society » Environment | May 8, 2014, Thursday // 14:59 | Viewed: 16989

Bulgaria and Romania With Highest Reduction of Carbon Emissions

Bulgaria and Romania were the EU countries who posted highest reduction of carbon emissions in 2013, shows an Eurostat survey.

Society » Environment | May 7, 2014, Wednesday // 14:42 | Viewed: 2097

3.3 Earthquake Felt Near Pernik

An earthquake with magnitude 3.

Society » Environment | May 6, 2014, Tuesday // 10:26 | Viewed: 1178

EC Allocates EUR 282.6M for Environment, Climate Projects

The European Commission has approved funding for 225 new projects under the LIFE+ program, the European Union's environment fund, Wednesday.

Society » Environment | April 30, 2014, Wednesday // 17:45 | Viewed: 2169

Constriction Violations Committed at Bansko Ski Resort

The company managing Bansko's ski resort committed construction violations when building its infrastructure, but no sanctions are to follow due to expired prescription.

Society » Environment | April 30, 2014, Wednesday // 17:28 | Viewed: 2728

Rain Continues to Grip Bulgaria, Code Yellow in Northwest

Code Yellow, for potentially hazardous weather, has been issued in two Bulgarian regions – Montana and Vratsa.

Society » Environment | April 30, 2014, Wednesday // 09:35 | Viewed: 2623

Minor Earthquake Registered in Sofia

A 2.

Society » Environment | April 25, 2014, Friday // 11:26 | Viewed: 1749

Rising Rivers Flood Villages in NW Bulgaria

Heavy rainfall has prompted a state of emergency in 2 northwestern municipalities of Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | April 25, 2014, Friday // 09:13 | Viewed: 1780

No Risk of Flooding Dams, Says Bulgarian Agriculture Minister

The expected rainfalls in Bulgaria do not pose a risk for flooding of dams, the Agriculture Minister Dimitar Grekov assured.

Society » Environment | April 24, 2014, Thursday // 17:19 | Viewed: 1756

Bulgaria's Government Expands Protected Areas

Bulgaria's Government will expand the Natura 2000 network by 485 hectares, said the Government press office.

Society » Environment | April 24, 2014, Thursday // 12:28 | Viewed: 1591

Code Yellow Issued in 16 Bulgarian Districts Over Heavy Rain

Code Yellow was issued in 16 districts in Bulgaria over the heavy rains, the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology with Bulgarian Academy of Science announced, Saturday.

Society » Environment | April 19, 2014, Saturday // 12:42 | Viewed: 2311

Bulgarian Drivers Advised to Put Winter Tires

Bulgaria’s traffic police has warned drivers to put winter tires on their cars for travelling in the higher regions over the weekend.

Society » Environment | April 18, 2014, Friday // 12:23 | Viewed: 2587

Aspiring Member States Risk Violating EU Pollution Limits

Several new European coal plants, authorized by the Energy Community, risk breaching EU pollution limits if they proceed according to their plans.

Society » Environment | April 16, 2014, Wednesday // 17:40 | Viewed: 2012

European Parliament To Impose Restrictions On Plastic Bags

The EU member states must limit the use of plastic bags by 80% by 2019, according to amendments passed by the European Parliament at first reading.

Society » Environment | April 16, 2014, Wednesday // 16:11 | Viewed: 2043

April Snow Surprises Sofia

Citizens of Bulgaria's capital Sofia awoke on Wednesday morning to see snowfall outside their windows.

Society » Environment | April 16, 2014, Wednesday // 09:46 | Viewed: 2844

Winter Makes Partial Comeback in Bulgaria

Winter has partially returned to some parts of Bulgaria, with snowfall in regions of higher altitude.

Society » Environment | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 13:02 | Viewed: 1757

Series of Minor Earthquakes Registered in Bulgaria

An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 on the Richter scale was registered near Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Burgas shortly after midnight, according to the National Seismological Center.

Society » Environment | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 12:04 | Viewed: 2617

5.1 Earthquake Jolts California, Possible Aftershocks

An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 on the Richter scale has shaken Southern California on Friday evening.

Society » Environment | March 29, 2014, Saturday // 12:34 | Viewed: 5054

3.1-Magnitude Earthquake Registered in Western Bulgaria

A 3.1-magnitude earthquake was reported in western Bulgaria on Friday morning.

Society » Environment | March 28, 2014, Friday // 09:20 | Viewed: 2387

Bulgaria's Cleanest Air Is At Rozhen Peak

The cleanest air in Bulgaria is at Rozhen peak in the Rhodope mountains, while  the cities Plovdiv and Varna have the most polluted air.

Society » Environment | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 12:04 | Viewed: 3893
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