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Bulgaria on Code Yellow over Strong Wind Gusts

24 of Bulgaria's 28 regions have been placed on code yellow for potentially dangerous weather over strong winds expected Friday.

Society » Environment | September 13, 2013, Friday // 08:30 | Viewed: 1617

Bulgarian Govt to Discuss Controversial Bansko Development Plans

Bulgaria's Ministry of Environment has not yet declared a clear position regarding the construction of new facilities in top Bulgarian ski resort Bansko.

Society » Environment | September 11, 2013, Wednesday // 13:47 | Viewed: 2541

Two Mild Quakes Shake S Bulgaria Overnight

An earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter scale was reported on the territory of Bulgaria late on Monday.

Society » Environment | September 11, 2013, Wednesday // 08:57 | Viewed: 1566

Light Earthquake Registered in SW Bulgaria

A 3.1 point magnitude on the Richter scale earthquake has been registered near the southwestern Bulgarian town of Satovcha in the Blagoevgrad region.

Society » Environment | September 9, 2013, Monday // 08:23 | Viewed: 1425

4.8-Degree Earthquake Hits Western Romania

An earthquake of degree 4.8 on the Richter scale has been registered Sunday afternoon in the western Romanian province of Hunedoara.

Society » Environment | September 8, 2013, Sunday // 17:54 | Viewed: 2047

3.0 Earthquake Registered in NW Bulgaria

A 3.0-magnitude earthquake has been registered in northern Bulgaria, according to reports of the European Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC).

Society » Environment | September 8, 2013, Sunday // 10:12 | Viewed: 1483

Bulgarian Govt Oks Controversial Ski Lift in Bansko

The Bulgarian government is firmly behind the project to build a second ski lift in the winter resort of Bansko in the Pirin mountain.

Society » Environment | September 6, 2013, Friday // 14:03 | Viewed: 10644

Bulgarian Govt to Appoint 3rd Deputy Environment Minister

Bulgaria's government has approved changes to the rules of organization of the Environment Ministry.

Society » Environment | September 4, 2013, Wednesday // 18:11 | Viewed: 1264

Mysterious Chemical on Bulgaria's Black Sea Beaches Is Palm Oil

The strange substance that emerged over the week on many southern Bulgarian Black Sea beaches is palm oil, said Bulgarian environmental inspection authorities.

Society » Environment | September 1, 2013, Sunday // 17:24 | Viewed: 4720

Bulgaria Investigates Mysterious Chemical on Black Sea Beaches

Authorities in southern Bulgarian Black Sea city of Burgas have launched an investigation on a yet unspecified substance that has appeared a number of beaches in the region.

Society » Environment | August 30, 2013, Friday // 16:53 | Viewed: 3564

3-Magnitude Earthquake Registered near Bulgaria's Dospat

A 2.9 point magnitude earthquake has been registered Friday near the southern Bulgarian town of Dospat, according to the site of the Geophysical Institute of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS).

Society » Environment | August 30, 2013, Friday // 09:50 | Viewed: 1145

4.0 Earthquake Hits Romania near Bulgarian Border

A 4.0-magnitude earthquake has been registered Thursday in Romania, according to reports of the European Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC).

Society » Environment | August 29, 2013, Thursday // 10:01 | Viewed: 1610

Strong Aftershock Registered in Southern Bulgaria

A second tremor has been registered in southern Bulgaria Wednesday, according to reports of the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC).

Society » Environment | August 28, 2013, Wednesday // 13:37 | Viewed: 1209

4-Magnitude Earthquake Registered near Bulgaria's Dospat

A 4.0 point magnitude earthquake has been registered Wednesday near the southern Bulgarian town of Dospat, according to the site of the Geophysical Institute of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS).

Society » Environment | August 28, 2013, Wednesday // 11:19 | Viewed: 4394

Wildfire Erupts Again Near Bulgaria's Svilengrad

A wildfire has once again erupted near the southeastern Bulgarian town of Svilengrad, according to local media.

Society » Environment | August 27, 2013, Tuesday // 09:22 | Viewed: 1196

Light Earthquake Registered in Southern Bulgaria

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.1 points on the Richter scale has been registered in southern Bulgaria Sunday.

Society » Environment | August 25, 2013, Sunday // 18:01 | Viewed: 1548

Danube with Critically Low Level in Western Bulgarian Section

The Danube has fallen to critically low levels near the town of Lom in the western part of Bulgaria's section of the river.

Society » Environment | August 25, 2013, Sunday // 13:27 | Viewed: 1192

Firefighters Battle Wildfires in SE Bulgaria

Bulgarian firefighters have managed to quench two sizeable wildfires in Bulgaria's southeast, and have contained a larger third one.

Society » Environment | August 25, 2013, Sunday // 11:41 | Viewed: 1205

Dangerous Wildfire in S Bulgaria Tamed

The dangerous and large wildfire burning near Bulgaria's southern town of Svilengrad has been localized overnight and is no longer spreading.

Society » Environment | August 24, 2013, Saturday // 11:29 | Viewed: 1516

Blaze in S Bulgaria Still Raging, Busy Night for Fire Crews

The wildfire burning near Bulgaria’s southern town of Svilengrad is expanding, prompting all available fire services to be mobilized, it emerged on Friday evening.

Society » Environment | August 23, 2013, Friday // 21:00 | Viewed: 1999

Bulgarians Rally against Controversial Forestry Appointment

Bulgarians held a second protests Friday in the coastal town of Tsarevo against the, what they deem scandalous, appointment of Petko Arnaudov as head of the local forestry.

Society » Environment | August 23, 2013, Friday // 17:28 | Viewed: 2029
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