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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: 1228

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: 921

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: 1425

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: 1685

Light Earthquake Registered in SW Bulgaria

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2 points on the Richter scale has been registered in southwestern Bulgaria Monday evening.

Society » Environment | September 11, 2012, Tuesday // 10:30 | Viewed: 913

??Dozens of Dead Dolphins Washed Ashore in Bulgaria in Summer 2012

At least 68 dead dolphins have been washed ashore along Bulgaria's Southern Black Sea coast, the Regional Environmental Inspectorate in Burgas announced Friday.

Society » Environment | September 7, 2012, Friday // 17:08 | Viewed: 5099

Tsunami Warning after 7.6 Earthquake in Costa Rica

An earthquake of magnitute 7.9 on the Richter scale shook Costa Rica Wednesday.

Society » Environment | September 5, 2012, Wednesday // 18:23 | Viewed: 990

Sofia Police Find Stolen Radioactive Device

Police in Sofia have found the potentially dangerous device containing a radioactive chemical that was stolen from a construction site.

Society » Environment | September 5, 2012, Wednesday // 08:09 | Viewed: 1344

Radioactive Device Stolen from Bulgarian Construction Site

A potentially dangerous device containing a radioactive chemical has been stolen from a construction site, local police authorities have alarmed.

Society » Environment | September 4, 2012, Tuesday // 13:09 | Viewed: 1582

Bulgaria Tames Wildfire along Border with Macedonia

Bulgarian fire fighters, foresters, and volunteers have managed to reign in a wildfire close to the Bulgarian-Macedonian border close to the southwestern town of Blagoevgrad.

Society » Environment | September 2, 2012, Sunday // 17:54 | Viewed: 1652

Bulgaria Agriculture Ministry 'Sells' Mountain Plots For Free - Expert

Bulgaria's Agriculture Ministry has started to sell some 2000 acres of highland pastures from the State Land Fund for a ridiculous price, Toma Belev, an environmentalist from the Zeleni Balkani ("Green Balkans") NGO has announced.

Society » Environment | September 2, 2012, Sunday // 16:20 | Viewed: 2184

85 Attempt to Tame Bulgaria's Rila Mountain Wildfire by Hand

Eighty five people are trying Sunday put out by hand a wildfire in the "Beli Bor" (White Pine) site in Rila Mountain.

Society » Environment | September 2, 2012, Sunday // 14:30 | Viewed: 1735

Wildfires Continue to Blaze in Bulgaria

During the past 24 hours Bulgarian firefighters have extinguished close to 300 wildfires across the country.

Society » Environment | September 1, 2012, Saturday // 14:07 | Viewed: 1240

'Blue Moon' to Be Seen Friday Evening

The first "Blue Moon" since March 2010 will appear on the night sky on Friday, August 31.

Society » Environment | August 31, 2012, Friday // 11:43 | Viewed: 3032

Bulgarian Foresters Save Trapped Brown Bear Cub

A young brown bear cub trapped by poachers has been by the Bulgarian forestry and environmental authorities, the Forestry Agency announced.

Society » Environment | August 30, 2012, Thursday // 17:49 | Viewed: 1345

Fresh Massive Wildfires Raging All Over Bulgaria

Several large-scale wildfires gained traction in various parts of Bulgaria on Monday.

Society » Environment | August 27, 2012, Monday // 16:27 | Viewed: 1436

Wildfire Causes State of Emergency in Southeast Bulgaria

The southeastern Bulgarian municipality of Sredets, Burgas District, has declared a state of emergency over a massive wildfire.

Society » Environment | August 27, 2012, Monday // 16:07 | Viewed: 1173

New Sofia Metro Built as Earthquake Shelter

The stations of the Sofia subway are built to sustain earthquakes up to a 9-point magnitude on the Richter scale and can be used as quake shelters for residents and visitors of the Bulgarian capital.

Society » Environment | August 27, 2012, Monday // 09:19 | Viewed: 4054
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