Currently, 40% of the animals of different species are on the brink of extinctionPhoto: Anton Zhuravkov The need for the introduction of environmental knowledge consciousness and professional activity a wide range of specialists of any profile and obvious not It requires proof. Environmental education, affecting the general outlook of the person contributes to the harmonious combination of the interests of society and environment. Base environmental education — preservation of natural biodiversity.However, to teach people how to understand Read more [...]
Illustration Natalia Efimova Although today in the forefront of public life out of passion for the elections, the theme of ecology has not ceased to be relevant. To paraphrase a famous saying: people can not deal with environmental policy, this policy is still engaged in them. Dear Editors!Although today in the forefront of public life out of passion for the elections, the theme of ecology has not ceased to be relevant. To paraphrase a famous saying: people can not deal with environmental policy, this policy is still engaged in them.Banal, but the majority do not realize the truth Read more [...]
This summer in Russia during a time of unprecedented prolonged heat forecasters have openly declared that they were not able to determine the expiration date and, accordingly, fires. Meteorologists recognized that they could not give long-term forecasts.
According to the Russian information Agency, scientists, meteorologists at this stage of the development of science is unable to predict the timing of recurrence of such anomalous and extreme natural phenomena. \"What happened now, this is something incredible, unprecedented and unpredictable. To say that will recur in the next year, as it is Read more [...]
In the Tver region rescuers prevent an ecological catastrophe. Using a special robot in the forest near vyšný Volochek neutralize barrels with chemicals with a total capacity of 150 litres.Experts suggest that dichlorvos remained after the collapse of collective farms in the area and had lain in the ground for about 20 years. Several tanks springing leaks, so dispose of toxic substances decided on the spot.
The operation takes place in several stages, reports NTV. Barrels dig up, disclose, and chemicals neutralize special composition, after which they become completely safe.
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In the reserve, "Franz Josef Land" can happen is a real ecological disaster, if not focusing efforts on cleaning areas and eliminate waste accumulated over decades. As described in yesterday's press-service national park "Russian Arctic" The clearing of the archipelago are underway with the previous year. Now identified the six most contaminated sites reserve: Alexandra Land island, Hayes, Hooker, Graham-Bell, Rudolph and Hoffmann. To these areas in the first place labor landed troops. In total, the Franz Josef Land is nearly 400,000 barrels, which contain up to 60 thousand Read more [...]
In the Tver region Rescuers prevent an ecological disaster. With the help of special robot in a forest near Vishny Volochok neutralize chemical drums with a total capacity of 150 liters.Specialists suggest that dichlorvos was left after the collapse of the collective farms in the area and buried for about 20 years. Several tanks gave a leak, so have decided to dispose of toxic materials in place.The surgery is performed in several stages, reports NTV. Barrels dig, reveal and neutralize chemicals special composition, after which they are completely safe.Source: NTV Read more [...]
The existence of a beaver, as an active regulator of the hydrological regime, has always been closely connected with the environmental situation in the area and thus the economy of nature. On depletion of easily accessible, non-renewable natural resources and the need for immediate increased use of renewable resources and the theoretical solution to the vast range of environmental problems in the past two decades, more and more dedicated to scientific publications, including large. Note message X. Schindler (Schindler, 1979) that the depletion of natural resources, for example, in the U.S. is Read more [...]
In the post-accident period necessary to conduct environmental and hygienic examination on the basis of data from the scene, describing the features of the accident:
- Toxicity of the residual damaging agent;
- The quantity supplied to the natural environment;
- The nature and dynamics of dispersion of toxins its distribution in the environment under specific meteorological conditions;
- Real and prognostic pollution of adjacent lands;
- The degree of damage and risk assessment of the population's living in the affected range.
Directly in the ground, exposed to the toxic effects should be established Read more [...]
The oldest remains of Subfossil beaver bones in what is now the Latvian SSR are the seventh millennium BC, when the beaver is already reached a considerable size. Starting from the third millennium BC beaver here was an important hunting target, as evidenced by findings of beaver bones in archaeological excavations, where they often are the most common game animal bones - in the settlements "Kaulenkalns" and "Zvejnieki" respectively 66.1 and 59.3%.
Speak of the same place names containing the root word, the concept "beaver" (over 70), and about 40 folksongs mentioning Read more [...]