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Lingering Summer Breaks 7 Temperature Records in Bulgaria

An exceptionally warm fall in Bulgaria has kept temperatures summerly, with highs breaking daily records at seven locations Tuesday.

Society » Environment | October 16, 2012, Tuesday // 20:17 | Viewed: 2279

Huge Landslide Inflicts Damage on Bulgaria's Black Sea Coast

A huge landslide has been activated on the northern Black Sea coast of Bulgaria, in the area between the Golden Sands resort and the town of Kranevo.

Society » Environment | October 15, 2012, Monday // 14:50 | Viewed: 9585

Sapropel Fertilizers to Revolutionize Bulgarian Organic Farming

Bulgarian researchers have developed a plan for the extraction and application of fertilizers from organic matter rich marine sediments (sapropels), saying that the step could bring about a significant change in domestic organic farming.

Society » Environment | October 11, 2012, Thursday // 14:31 | Viewed: 3963

Smoke Billows from 'Tamed' Wildfire Near Bulgarian Capital

A tall column of smoke is clearly visible Thursday morning on Vitosha Mountain from Bulgarian capital Sofia, which lies on the mountain's outskirts.

Society » Environment | October 11, 2012, Thursday // 10:55 | Viewed: 1466

Wildfire Near Bulgarian Capital Partially Tamed

Bulgaria's firefighting service has reported it has partially contained a wildfire that erupted Tuesday on the Vitosha Mountain just outside of Bulgarian capital Sofia.

Society » Environment | October 9, 2012, Tuesday // 19:33 | Viewed: 1890

New Wildfire Erupts on Vitosha Mtn Near Bulgarian Capital

A large wildfire has erupted Tuesday around noon on the Vitosha Mountain just outside Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Society » Environment | October 9, 2012, Tuesday // 14:42 | Viewed: 2095

19 Bulgarian Districts Alerted over Strong Winds

Code yellow for potentially dangerous weather has been declared on Monday for 19 districts in Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | October 8, 2012, Monday // 09:38 | Viewed: 1485

Summer Finally Bids Farewell to Bulgaria

Sunday is the last day Bulgarians will be able to enjoy the prolonged summer weather, according to the forecast, issued by the National Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BAS.

Society » Environment | October 7, 2012, Sunday // 11:40 | Viewed: 1950

Light Quake Registered in Bulgaria's Borovets Resort

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.4 points on the Richter scale has been registered in Bulgaria's upscale winter resort Borovets early on Friday.

Society » Environment | October 5, 2012, Friday // 09:28 | Viewed: 1470

Romanian Plant Said to Be Polluting Bulgaria's Nikopol

Elevated levels of ammonia in the air, exceeding the norm, have been recorded Monday in Bulgaria's Danube town of Nikopol, according to the Executive Environment Agency.

Society » Environment | October 2, 2012, Tuesday // 14:58 | Viewed: 1745

Bulgaria Sees Record Heat for 5th Consecutive Day

Five meteorological stations across Bulgaria registered record high temperatures for October 1 on Monday, as the country continues to enjoy a warm fall.

Society » Environment | October 1, 2012, Monday // 19:39 | Viewed: 2031

Bulgaria Hikes Plastic Bags Price

The price of plastic bags in Bulgaria is going up significantly, effective October 1 2012.

Society » Environment | October 1, 2012, Monday // 10:36 | Viewed: 2505

Light Earthquake Registered in Southern Bulgaria

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.5 points on the Richter scale has been registered in southern Bulgaria Sunday evening.

Society » Environment | October 1, 2012, Monday // 08:33 | Viewed: 1290

Light Earthquake Registered on Bulgarian Black Sea Coast

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2 points on the Richter scale has been registered in northeastern Bulgaria Wednesday morning.

Society » Environment | September 26, 2012, Wednesday // 13:42 | Viewed: 1895

Light Earthquake Registered in Bulgaria's Pernik

A light earthquake with a magnitude of 2.6 on the Richter scale was registered in the western Bulgarian region of Pernik late Saturday.

Society » Environment | September 23, 2012, Sunday // 10:15 | Viewed: 878

2 Strong Quakes Rattle Athens

Two strong earthquakes with magnitude of 5.6 points and 4.8 points on the Richter scale have been registered near the Greek capital Athens.

Society » Environment | September 22, 2012, Saturday // 10:28 | Viewed: 1104

Bulgaria Braces for More Gusty Winds, Cooler Weather

Code yellow has been declared for 21 Bulgarian regions Friday over the forecast for gusty winds.

Society » Environment | September 21, 2012, Friday // 11:25 | Viewed: 1220

Bulgaria Concludes Clean-up of Blasted Ammo Depot

The mass clean-up effort at a blasted ammo depot in southeastern Bulgaria has been finally conluded.

Society » Environment | September 20, 2012, Thursday // 08:37 | Viewed: 920

Winds of Short Cold Spell Bring Code Yellow to Bulgaria

Code yellow for potentially dangerous weather has been declared for Thursday for 17 regions in Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | September 19, 2012, Wednesday // 20:41 | Viewed: 1423

Light Earthquake Registered in Bulgaria's Pernik

A light earthquake with a magnitude of 2.

Society » Environment | September 14, 2012, Friday // 15:15 | Viewed: 1095

EU Postpones Deadline for Bulgarian Cities' NO2 Limit Values

The European Commission has agreed to postpone the deadline for attaining the limit values for nitrogen dioxide (NO2) in two Bulgarian air quality zones.

Society » Environment | September 12, 2012, Wednesday // 09:15 | Viewed: 1682
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