The level of the Bulgarian stretch of the Danube river is slightly decreasing, head of the Agency for Exploration and Maintenance of the river Georgi Georgiev informed.
Two consecutive earthquakes with magnitudes of 4.6 and 4.4 on the Richter scale were registered in the Aegean Sea, according to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center.
Almost 30 aftershocks have been registered in the northern part of the Aegean Sea after the powerful earthquake which rattled parts of Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey, Saturday.
The powerful earthquake that rattled Greece and Bulgaria, Saturday, has shaken areas around western Turkey, as well, causing damage and minor injuries.
Bulgaria's Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski is monitoring the situation following the earthquake which occurred earlier Saturday in Aegean Sea and was felt in Bulgaria and Greece.
The epicenter of the earthquake which occurred on May 24 is near the Greek island of Samothrace, Bulgaria's National Institute of Geophysics, Geodesy and Geography reports.
More than 20 earthquakes were recorded in the Aegean Sea on May 24, prior to the earthquake that shook Bulgaria Saturday afternoon.
China has opened its first environmental court, as the country is struggling to cope with the impact its rapid industrialization has had on nature.
The Bulgarian Society for Protection of Birds has won the Natura 2000 prize, which is being awarded for the first time by the European Commission.
The heavy rains in Bulgaria have increased the risk of flooding in the mines, the General Labor Inspectorate has warned.
The increasing levels of Danube river will not affect shipping, however some of the quays are at risk of being flooded, Bulgaria's Transport Minister Danail Papazov said, Tuesday.
The water level of the Danube River near Bulgaria's Lom rose by 54 centimeters over the past 24 hours to 824 centimeters, causing the lowest sections of the port to get flooded.
Bulgaria will have run out of coal in 34 years, while Britain will be have no oil, coal and gas in just over five years, researchers have warned.
Bulgaria remains the leader in the European Union in terms of air pollution, according to the World Health Organization.
Bulgaria and Romania were the EU countries who posted highest reduction of carbon emissions in 2013, shows an Eurostat survey.
The European Commission has approved funding for 225 new projects under the LIFE+ program, the European Union's environment fund, Wednesday.
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