Members of the US Timberland Avail's Amytal Ridgepole Hotshots and over-the-counter firefighters lookout as the Yarnell Mound Flack advances on the townspeople of Yarnell, June 30, 2013. Pic: AP ImagesIt’s been a yr since 19 firefighters burned-over to decease piece battling a glare external of Yarnell, Arizona. It was the pip calamity in wildland firefighting since 1933, as Kyle Dickman wrote in Exterior’s September 2013 back storey. As with early crushing burnovers—similar Montana’s 1949 Mann Flume Attack that unexpended 13 drained; the 1953 Rattler Read more [...]
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Nature-deficit perturb is a behavioural stipulation hypothesized by generator Richard Louv in his 2005 hold Conclusion Nipper in the Forest, in which he suggests that interval from nature results in "lessened use of the senses, tending difficulties and higher rates of strong-arm and aroused malady." Sooner this month, Texas Parks and Wildlife took up the conception with a Bivouacking 101 shop for families."Thither are studies out thither that say kids pass around 7 hours a day with computers and telly and alone approximately 7 proceedings external playacting," aforementioned Read more [...]
Exposure: Mitch Johanson/ShutterstockIf you wishing to get your kids started on jeopardize from the intelligence go, you couldn’t do often punter than Saltiness Lake Metropolis.“Eventide on the ski slopes they startle them youth,” says Erika Wiggins, a old commercial-grade realty factor and aviate who now blogs at The Alive Adventurer. “The validation is in the numeral of families I see alfresco hither.” Thither are a reach of attractions inside 45 proceedings of the metropolis, allowing parents and children to capitalize of flush the shortest Read more [...]
July 11, 2013. Last Tuesday, the city of Palmetto, Florida, United States, tornadoes hit. Injured at least 12 mobile homes. The degree of damage varies from minor damage to complete destruction.
One person suffered minor injuries. Two families were left homeless. They are aided by the local branch of the Red Cross. Other victims of tornadoes found temporary refuge with their families or friends, writes Herald-Tribune.
John and wife Nancy Kedlik remember sitting in the living room watching TV, when suddenly noticed on the street a cloud of dust in the wind and bendable trees. "I did not attach Read more [...]
Around 65,000 families were left without electricity in the Italian capital of Lazio after Saturday fell on her element, local media reported.
Due to the extraordinary power of the winds that caused these tornadoes, in the provinces of Latina (Latina) and Viterbo (Viterbo) were damaged power lines, causing power supply discontinued about 50 thousand families. More about 15 thousand families were left without electricity and heat in the Roman province. Currently, teams of technicians national electricity Enel Group are working to restore the electricity supply to these areas.
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Remembering the tragedy of our people in the period of Stalin's dictatorship, we are accustomed to believe that the greatest number of repressed falls on 1936- 1938 years. But in fact, most of the victims on the altar of Communism brought the peasantry in the late 1920s early 1930s. On the destruction of farmers across the country, we have learned from many recent works. Our task is to investigate the process by the example of the northern regions of the Ural region and Nizhny Tagil.
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Because of the strong wind, rain and snow in the regions of Georgia are disconnected from the electricity 128 thousand families, the correspondent of the newspaper VIEW in Tbilisi on Tuesday. Particularly difficult situation in Kvemokartliyskom region south of Tbilisi, where the river overflowed. Damaged electric poles, flooded substations. Brigade electricians working in emergency mode. Different regions have mud flows, damaged part of the motorway. Flooded ground floors and basements of many houses, including Tbilisi.
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Prolonged torrential rains have caused severe flooding in the province of Bahr-El-ghazal in southern Sudan, who left without a roof over your head 600 families, said in a Saturday radio «The Mirai».
According to journalists, in the locality of Avail on the North of the province destroyed 10 residential areas. The Minister of state for information and communications Sudan bona Mauian Makuac (Bona Mauein Makwach) reported that homeless people were placed at the site where the construction of the airport.
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September 5, 2013. Hearth floods became the Vilayet El KEF, located on the North-West of the country. Heavy precipitation plunged under the water several populated areas of this part of Tunisia. Because of the poor quality of the roads, immediately rasciesa from excessive moisture, access to flooded areas highly complicated.
However, fire rescuers managed to reach the affected people and to be evacuated from flooded homes around 500 families. Until help arrives, people had to be rescued from the water on the roofs of houses and outbuildings. Some had to be removed from gone with the river traffic. Read more [...]
September 16, 2013. In Japan, more than 320 thousand families forced to flee their homes due to Typhoon \"Magny\", which hit the country on Sunday evening. This is reported by the Japanese media.
According to on Monday morning, in the welter three people were missing, about 70 were injured. Of the victims of the messages were not received.
Hiroshi Akoya officer Japan meteorological Agency: \"We have issued a warning about the dangers of heavy rains in the prefectures of Shiga, Kyoto and Fukui. And it is expected that they will increase even more. For these regions it is unprecedented rainfall. Read more [...]
In the Krasnodar territory again flood. Heavy rains fell on the Kuban before. Flooded several villages, rescuers bring back food and water. This time there were no casualties. During the October floods, people died, hundreds of families were left without shelter.
\"Water somewhere like that was. Wet all jackets. All in the mud!\" - shows the victim.
The water stream hit the towns of Krasnodar region, carrying on the way outbuildings and Sataplia houses.
\"We barely escaped from here, you know? And see here, see for yourself what's going on,\" the crying woman.
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October 17, 2013. The landslide formed on the slopes of an extinct volcano Arat with O. Luzon, threatens the security of almost 900 Filipino families who live in two villages, San Juan bagno and San MATEO, at the foot of the mountains. As the causes of the landslide local experts see one of the typhoons that hit the Philippine Islands a few days ago.
The inhabitants of the two mountain villages were asked to leave their homes until Arata will not cease to roll a large stone blocks the size of a car and portions of the earth, still damp after heavy rains brought by Typhoon Santi. The stones continue Read more [...]
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on July 18. In the Mexican state of Veracruz because of continuing in the last days of torrential rains have killed three people and about 200 thousand families were in the flood zone, said Sunday the Governor of the state Gabino Monteagudo (Gabino Monteagudo).
Due to the floods in the state declared a state of emergency to deal with elements borrowed army units.
To help the victims urgently sent medical teams and squads to combat emergency situations.
The state still find it difficult to name the amount of the damage.
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December 27, 2010. The South African government began moving three thousand families affected by the huge gaps that appeared near their homes near Pretoria.
Argue that the subsidence of the earth was caused by a significant flow of groundwater extracted farms in this area that resulted in the collapse of cavities.
About 50 families from informal settlements, Bapsfontein were also relocated, say authorities. Officials report that this area is more unsuitable for settlement.
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on August 22. More than 200 families in the city of Nueva Loja, the capital of the province of sucumbíos, suffered severe thunderstorms, accompanied by gusts of wind, which broke out in the night from Saturday to Sunday in this part of Ecuador. Most of the damage caused to the North of the city, where the roofs of residential buildings were torn by the wind, resulting in scores of families were literally under the open sky.
Citizens have experienced moments of panic and horror, watching as under the influence of an inexorable element zinc sheets, billboards and trees flew through the air. During Read more [...]
TAMPA. Dozens of families were evacuated from their homes early in the morning, after a large failure in the Parking lot next to the condo, near the campus of the University of South Florida.
The cavity was formed at 6:09 am on July 11, said Frank Fernandez, head of fire safety in Hillsborough County.
Chapter Tampa Bay American red cross provides assistance in finding temporary housing for four families.
Eleven of the 12 buildings were blokirovana, as well as emergency workers turned off the communication from the building.
The hole swallowed a Toyota Camry, which was still visible when Read more [...]
on October 21. The mud flows down onto the road leading to the village of Orta-Batumi of Khelvachauri raionale 10 families were cut off from the outside world.
On the damaged area being restored robotica locals enjoy the bypass putamayo debris collapse became torrential rains, which do not stop in the region for several DNase the population did not suffer, transport dvizheniia road use 20-26 families, which in time will have to reach the village in other ways.
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