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Medium Quake in Serbia Felt in Bulgarian Capital

An earthquake of magnitude 4.5 degrees on the Richter scale has hit Monday afternoon southern Serbia, announced the European Seismological Center.

Society » Environment | November 18, 2013, Monday // 16:06 | Viewed: 1305

Greenpeace: Bulgaria 1st in Europe by Air Pollution

The highest in Europe air pollution with sulfur dioxide and fine dust particles per produced kWh of electricity has been registered in Bulgaria, according to the Bulgarian office of the international eco-organization Greenpeace.

Society » Environment | November 11, 2013, Monday // 17:47 | Viewed: 7197

Residents of Bulgaria’s Bansko To Block Main International Road

Residents of Bansko, Razlog and Dobrinishte, southwestern Bulgarian resorts plan to block E 79 on Monday to protest over Govt delayed decision over construction of new ski lift.

Society » Environment | November 11, 2013, Monday // 12:15 | Viewed: 2173

Bulgaria to Launch Seven Rila Lakes UNESCO Inclusion Campaign

A national campaign for the inclusion of the Seven Rila Lakes in the UNESCO World Heritage List will be launched by the Bulgarian Green Initiatives Association.

Society » Environment | November 8, 2013, Friday // 17:05 | Viewed: 2038

Lingering Summer Breaks Temperature Record in Bulgaria

One record temperature high was broken Thursday in Bulgaria, after a brief cold and rainy spell on Wednesday.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2013, Thursday // 20:25 | Viewed: 1818

Bulgaria Sets Up New Protected Area on Northern Black Sea Coast

Bulgaria's government issued a decision Wednesday for the creation of a new protected area for the conservation of wild birds named "Bilo.

Society » Environment | November 7, 2013, Thursday // 14:14 | Viewed: 2558

Oncoming Winds, Rain Bring Weather Alert in Bulgaria

Code orange and code yellow for weather hazards are placed on some 2/3 of Bulgaria's territory for Wednesday, due to a rain front coming in.

Society » Environment | November 5, 2013, Tuesday // 19:20 | Viewed: 2442

Lingering Summer Breaks New Temperature Records in Bulgaria

With Indian summer staying in Bulgarria well into November, Tuesday saw the breaking of five new temperature records.

Society » Environment | November 5, 2013, Tuesday // 18:30 | Viewed: 24744

Indian Summer Brings Temperature Records to Bulgaria

Five temperature records have been reported Monday by the meteorological stations of the National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BAS.

Society » Environment | November 5, 2013, Tuesday // 08:54 | Viewed: 1683

South Stream Will Not Harm Bulgaria's Environment – Minister

Bulgaria's Minister of Environment and Water has assured that the South Stream gas pipeline will not cause environmental damage, provided that the EIA report is observed.

Society » Environment | November 2, 2013, Saturday // 18:40 | Viewed: 1577

Bulgarian Minister Opposes Black Sea Coast Cadastral Map

A commission of experts at the Bulgarian Academy of Science (BAS) has concluded that 95% of Bulgaria's Black Sea coast is occupied by dunes or nascent dunes.

Society » Environment | November 1, 2013, Friday // 14:21 | Viewed: 1871

Mysterious Liquid Cyanide Found in Bulgaria

A large amount of liquid cyanide has been found in the building of the former Center for Metrology in Bulgaria's northwestern city of Pleven.

Society » Environment | November 1, 2013, Friday // 13:34 | Viewed: 1388

Bulgaria Expects Temperatures of -5 to 22 Degrees Celsius in November

The lowest temperatures in November will be -5 to 0 degrees Celsius, according to Krasimir Stoev from Bulgaria's National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology.

Society » Environment | October 29, 2013, Tuesday // 21:03 | Viewed: 3845

Bulgaria Allowed 3.5-Year Delay in Upgrading Waste Depots

Bulgaria is three and a half years behind schedule as regards the construction of modern waste depots.

Society » Environment | October 29, 2013, Tuesday // 15:16 | Viewed: 1301

NW Europe Recovering as St Jude Storm Hits Baltic

The strong autumn storm St Jude has hit western Russia and the Baltic countries Tuesday, after moving away from northwestern Europe, where the situation is slowly getting back to normal.

Society » Environment | October 29, 2013, Tuesday // 14:58 | Viewed: 3085

2.8-Magnitude Earthquake Registered near Bulgaria's Varna

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Society » Environment | October 26, 2013, Saturday // 19:49 | Viewed: 2217

3.8-Degree Quake Hits Romania's Vrancea

A 3.8-magnitude earthquake was registered on Tuesday morning in Romania's region of Vrancea, two weeks after it was hit by a 5.3-degree tremor.

Society » Environment | October 22, 2013, Tuesday // 12:45 | Viewed: 1574

Light Earthquake Registered in SW Bulgaria

A 2.1-magnitude on the Richter scale earthquake has been registered north of the Bulgarian town of Yakoruda in the Blagoevgrad region.

Society » Environment | October 20, 2013, Sunday // 19:06 | Viewed: 1692

Light Earthquake Registered in SW Bulgaria

A 2.2 point magnitude on the Richter scale earthquake has been registered near the southwestern Bulgarian town of Simitli in the Blagoevgrad region.

Society » Environment | October 18, 2013, Friday // 13:39 | Viewed: 1276

18 Bulgarian Regions under Code Yellow over Strong Winds

A total of 18 regions in Bulgaria have been told to be alert for strong winds on Friday.

Society » Environment | October 18, 2013, Friday // 08:10 | Viewed: 1486

Early Snow Closes Bulgarian Mountain Pass

An early snow cover has closed the Troyan mountain pass in Stara Planina in central Bulgaria for tractor trailers weighting over 3.5 tones.

Society » Environment | October 17, 2013, Thursday // 17:14 | Viewed: 1962
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