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Штормы уничтожили колонии буревестников на побережье Франции

Штормы уничтожили колонии буревестников на побережье Франции

Атлантические штормы, которые сотрясают Европу в последние дни, стали причиной гибели, по меньшей мере, пяти тысяч морских птиц, живущих на французском побережье. И половина из них – буревестники. Согласно информации Национальной лиги по охране птиц (LPO), большинство пернатых, чьи тела прибились к побережью пляжей Бретани и Пиренеев, погибли от истощения и голода, поскольку многодневные ураганные […]

Invasive ‘demon shrimp’ threaten British marine species

Invasive ‘demon shrimp’ threaten British marine species

  A species of shrimp, dubbed the ‘demon shrimp,’ which was previously unknown in British waters, are attacking and eating native shrimp and disrupting the food chain in some of our rivers and lakes. The problem is contributing to the cost of Invasive non-native species (INNS) to the British economy, which is estimated at a […]

Exemplar – eco-oras in Oksfordshid

Exemplar – eco-oras in Oksfordshid

In primavara anului 2015 in Oxfordshire, Marea Britanie, va fi construit un Eco oras. Faza initiala a proiectului care implica o zona numita Exemplar, a fost lansata in partea de nord – vest a orasului Bicester. Aceasta zona va deveni un loc de realizare a planului pe termen lung si prevede construirea a 6000 de […]

Communities prepared to be resettled for sake of conserving tigers

Communities prepared to be resettled for sake of conserving tigers

  Research from the University of Kent has revealed that people in the western Terai Arc Landscape, India, are prepared to relocate their homes and families to help conserve tigers. Undertaken by researchers from the University’s Durrell Institute for Conservation and Ecology (DICE), the research evaluates the ecological and habitat needs of wildlife in the […]

Brasovul devine primul „smart city” din tara, prin montarea iluminatului inteligent si a butoanelor de panica

Brasovul devine primul „smart city” din tara, prin montarea iluminatului inteligent si a butoanelor de panica

Primaria Brasov a dat astazi ordinul de incepere a lucrarilor de modernizare a sistemului de iluminat public si cresterea sigurantei pe strazile din municipiul Brasov. Proiectul face parte dintr-un concept mai amplu, „smart city”, adoptat de mai multe orase din Uniunea Europeana, care prevede o strategie de dezvoltare urbana unitara bazata pe astfel de sisteme […]

Shadowing in Sensor Images: NASA study points to ‘infrared-herring’ in apparent Amazon green-up

Shadowing in Sensor Images: NASA study points to ‘infrared-herring’ in apparent Amazon green-up

    This natural-color image shows the importance of sun-sensor geometry. On the left, sunlight is backscattered by the Amazon rain forest, making green leaves appear brighter in some areas. To the right, sunglint makes the dark waters of the Amazon River and flooded wetlands appear silver or white. Credit: NASA’s Earth Observatory For the […]

Уровень загрязнения воздуха в Дели еще выше, чем в Пекине

Уровень загрязнения воздуха в Дели еще выше, чем в Пекине

В последнее время экологи и мировая общественность часто возмущается ужасным качеством воздуха в Китае. Однако, как оказалось, в Дели, столице Индии, воздух загрязнен еще больше, чем в Пекине, хотя на это практически никто не обращает внимание. На самом деле, граждане Индии больше всех жителей планеты страдают от респираторных заболеваний, в стране зафиксированы самые высокие темпы […]

Sediul Minvest Deva – „ocupat” de activistii anti-minerit cu cianura

Sediul Minvest Deva – „ocupat” de activistii anti-minerit cu cianura

    Protest-pe-cladirea-MINVEST-Rosia-Montana-(13)Noua activisti de mediu au urcat, ieri dimineata, pe cladirea Minvest din Deva, pentru a protesta impotriva mineritului cu cianuri. Acestia au folosit scara de incendiu pentru a ajunge pe imobil. Dupa cinci ore de protest, negociatorii jandarmi au reusit sa-i convinga pe protestatari sa coboare de pe cladire si le-au aplicat amenzi […]

Fish biomass in the ocean may be 10 times higher than estimated: Stock of mesopelagic fish changes from 1,000 to 10,000 million tons

Fish biomass in the ocean may be 10 times higher than estimated: Stock of mesopelagic fish changes from 1,000 to 10,000 million tons

  With a stock estimated at 1,000 million tons so far, mesopelagic fish dominate the total biomass of fish in the ocean. However, a team of researchers with the participation of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) has found that their abundance could be at least 10 times higher. The results, published in Nature Communications […]

Afla care este cel mai poluat oras din lume

Afla care este cel mai poluat oras din lume

    Conform unui studiu realizat iarna aceasta, asa cum arata CNN in editia spaniola, citat de dcnews, cel mai poluat oras din lume este New Delhi, capitala Indiei. Nivelul poluarii din acest oras a depasit de 60 de ori limita considerata sigura pentru organismul uman. Cel mai nociv poluant atmosferic, PM2.5, poluant ce provoaca […]

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