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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: 2397

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: 4072

'Loopholes Deliberately Kept in Law' Led to Karadere Affair

Bulgaria's Law for Investments has loopholes allowing for a project to be approved if this "must" be done.

Society » Environment | March 24, 2014, Monday // 12:02 | Viewed: 1723

Bulgarians in 3 Cities to Protest Construction Works in Coastal Area

Bulgarians in Sofia, Plovdiv and Varna will protest Sunday against the government's decision to approve construction works in the Kara dere area near Byala on the Black Sea coast.

Society » Environment | March 23, 2014, Sunday // 13:52 | Viewed: 3399

Thousands of Protesters Oppose Construction in Bulgarian Coastal Area

Around 1500 people gathered Thursday evening in Sofia in a protest against a construction clearance in a protected Black Sea coastal area.

Society » Environment | March 21, 2014, Friday // 09:31 | Viewed: 3700

Bulgaria Govt OKs Construction in Protected Area on Black Sea Coast

Bulgaria's government approved Wednesday construction works in the Karadere area on the Black Sea coast.

Society » Environment | March 20, 2014, Thursday // 12:28 | Viewed: 3883

Bulgaria's Old Elm is Tree of 2014

Bulgaria's Old Elm in the city of Sliven has been declared European Tree of 2014.

Society » Environment | March 19, 2014, Wednesday // 23:46 | Viewed: 4838

Huge Fire Bursts Out Near Bulgaria's Border with Macedonia

A huge fire has broken out in Macedonia only 1 km away from the Bulgarian border, Wednesday afternoon.

Society » Environment | March 19, 2014, Wednesday // 16:41 | Viewed: 2391

Over 1800 Decares of Forests to Be Planted in Southwestern Bulgaria

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Society » Environment | March 17, 2014, Monday // 17:46 | Viewed: 3234

Bulgaria To Spend EUR 1.8 B For Nature Conservation

Bulgaria will spend EUR 1.8 B by 2020 for protecting the European ecological network Natura 2000.

Society » Environment | March 14, 2014, Friday // 15:20 | Viewed: 2342

WWF To Release Endangered Fish In Danube

The Bulgarian branch of WWF will release six endangered species of fish in the Danube.

Society » Environment | March 12, 2014, Wednesday // 15:17 | Viewed: 1881

Code Yellow Issued in 15 Bulgarian Districts

Code Yellow weather alert has been issued in 15 Bulgarian districts due to snowfall, black ice, strong wind and heavy precipitation.

Society » Environment | March 10, 2014, Monday // 09:36 | Viewed: 1881

EU Mulls Abandoning Carbon Tax For Intercontinental Flights

The European Union has reached a preliminary deal that could exempt long-haul flights from carbon taxes until 2016.

Society » Environment | March 5, 2014, Wednesday // 13:17 | Viewed: 2501

Bulgaria's Municipalities to Launch Eco Projects Worth BGN 180M

Some eight Bulgarian municipalities will launch infrastructure projects for a total of BGN 179.4 M after being approved by the Ministry of Investment Planning.

Society » Environment | March 4, 2014, Tuesday // 15:26 | Viewed: 1551

Two Light Earthquakes Registered in Bulgaria

Two light earthquakes have been registered on the territory of Bulgaria in the early hours of Tuesday.

Society » Environment | March 4, 2014, Tuesday // 11:11 | Viewed: 1616

4.5 Earthquake Shakes Romania’s Vrancea

A 4.5 magnitude earthquake on the Richter scale shook Romania's Vrancea region in the early hours of Monday.

Society » Environment | February 24, 2014, Monday // 10:18 | Viewed: 2349

Bulgarian Environment Minister Praises Controversial Green Policies

Bulgaria's Environment Minister says Azerbaijan can learn from the rich Bulgarian experience in waste management.

Society » Environment | February 20, 2014, Thursday // 10:50 | Viewed: 3495

Mild Earthquake Registered in Southwest Bulgaria

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.7 on the Richter scale has been registered in southwest Bulgaria at midnight on Tuesday, the European Seismology Center reported.

Society » Environment | February 18, 2014, Tuesday // 13:47 | Viewed: 2909

A Griffon Vulture Pair Observed in Bulgarian Nature Park

For the first time in 70 years environmentalists observed a mating pair of griffon vultures at the territory of Bulgaria's Vrachanski Balkan nature park.

Society » Environment | February 18, 2014, Tuesday // 11:29 | Viewed: 3718

EC Questions Bulgaria over Protected Area Construction

The European Commission has requested a swift answer from the Bulgarian cabinet regarding a development plan that would liberalize construction in the Strandzha nature park.

Society » Environment | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 15:46 | Viewed: 2005

Severe Floods in UK Disrupt Railways, Warnings Remain

The severe floods in the UK have caused disruption in the railway services, as residents of villages and towns along the River Thames are being evacuated.

Society » Environment | February 11, 2014, Tuesday // 12:59 | Viewed: 4098
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