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on May 29th, 2014 by - Comments Off on Environmental News

Topics of issue: The UN will protect the Baltic Sea from oil. Nizhny Novgorod environmental police. The ozone hole is related to the acidity of the oceans. Award for 'Best Environmental Project of the Year'. Action 'green thumb'. International Mountain Day.

Seismologists predict a giant earthquake. —- Review article Is your thumb green? In Europe, to discuss the agreements reached in negotiations on climate change. Russians continue to suffer from a bad environment. In Moscow, was awarded Award for 'Best Environmental Project of the Year'. In the Russian capital hosted the event "Energy Patrol".

The EU and Russia can reduce emissions of greenhouse gases. UN included in the list of more than 20 endangered species. Seismologists predict a giant earthquake on the Earth. Celebrations of the week: International Mountain Day. In Russia, the Initiatives 'green thumb'. —- A short review of the major environmental news for the week. —- UN help to protect the Baltic Sea from oil pollution in the North-West branch of UNIDO (UNIDO – United Nations Industrial Development Organization, is part of the UN) is developing a program to protect the waters of the Baltic Sea from pollution. It is, in the first turn on the pollution with oil products. The concern of the international community associated mainly with the construction on the shores of the Gulf of Russia's largest transport and logistics hub for the transportation energy, which is many times increases the risk of water pollution. Experts estimate that by 2015, if the volume of transshipment will be announced at a level (which is 200 million tons per year or 600 tons per day), then in the Baltic Sea each year will be 4 major accidents occur, seriously affecting the ecology of the region – said the coordinator of UNIDO in the North-West Alexander Startsev, speaking on Nevsky Environmental Forum …

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