• Carpathian Mountains, Part I... 30

    Carpathian Mountains are a mountain range belonging to the great central mountain system of Europe. Carpathian Basin caught between Vienna (which separates the Alpine chain) and lane Timok (which separates it from the Stara Planina Balkan Peninsula) forming an arc with a length of 1500 km and a maximum width of 130 km, taking place on 6 ° in latitude and longitude about 10 °. Covers the territory of seven countries: Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary, Ukraine, Romania and Serbia.Carpathian mountains appears to be some medium or short, only a few areas exceeding 2000 m in altitude.The highest peak of Carpathian chain is Gerlach Peak, 2655 m, the Tatra Mountains in Slovakia and in Romania is Moldoveanu Peak, with 2544 m, situated in the Fagaras Mountains of Southern Carpathians.Unlike the Alps, the Carpathians have large mountainous and peaks in the form of large areas covered with grassland. Carpathians lies the biggest volcanic chain in Europe. Crystalline a

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  • Capra Neagra, Blazonul Carpatilor... 30

    Crestele abrupte apără caprele-negre de lupi, dar nu şi de braconieri.Eram pe Guţanu, în Bucegi, într-un loc unde poteca se strecoară la baza abruptului printre molidişuri, jnepenişuri şi pajişti, şi atât de bine camuflat, încât nici vânătorii, nici vânatul nu se sinchiseau de mine. Părea că haita de lupi a reuşit să se apropie sufi cient de cioporul de capre-negre şi mă întrebam dacă şi cum aş putea preveni un masacru. Căci trebuie să recunosc, deşi vânătoarea caprelor de către lupi face parte din ordinea de mult statornicită a naturii, îmi era greu să rămân cu totul neutru: capra-neagră este una dintre favoritele mele şi începând din 1984 am fost implicat în acţiuni de monitorizare, repopulare şi cercetare dedicate acestei specii. Dar caprele m-au scutit de dilemă: au urcat imediat pe o poliţă greu accesibilă, de unde priveau cu interes strădania lupilor de a escalada pereţii. Cel mai talentat alpinist dintre lupi a reuşit să atingă poliţa, dar, în aceeaşi clipă, din câte

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  • Flowers... 31

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  • Drivers in Bacau, in general strike... 31

    Drivers of public transport to Bacau company controlled by former mayor Dumitru Sechelariu mother, the general went on strike this morning due to a decrease wages and working hours change.One NorthEast Public Transport Employees argue that wages have been reduced without reason. By solving the problem, people say that they will not return to work. In these circumstances, representatives Bacău Hall ordered public transport company working to resolve the conflict quickly."We can not intervene because it is a private matter. I took note of this issue and I ordered the management company to remedy the situation, because this is a public company", Ionut told us Tomescu spokesman institution.The official said about three years, the company controlled by former first family has Dumitru Sechelariu competition in Bacau, Hall and attempts to organize a new tender for the awarding of city routes were blocked by prefecture. Also, Public Transport Company SA Bacau asked to subsidize

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  • Flori... 28

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  • Romania defeated by water. To how much time?... 29

    Authorities promise that will allow residents of Ceatalchioi building materials, to raise other homes. But only if the water is withdrawn from the village. That means in about three months after the findings of specialists. Too close for winter to start work in May. Until next year, in spring, if they could do something. Accommodate the victims in Tulcea fear of the authorities nor the second version: modular houses, constructed of wood, not too much help. First to repair broken dam the Danube, so as not to wake again take the waters. For nearly 100 people in total flooded area left the situation is even worse. There have packed on a piece of intact dam water or sleep on chairs, the ship Mircesti. Not a day passes without care physicians to be called to many elders, all heart. Virtually dozens of people living on a boat and get only canned food, bread and biscuits. Are older people who do not have anyone in the world. I like it enough to have appeared Ceatalchioi profiteers. Those who

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  • Tornado in Russia... 34

    Residents of nearby suburbs of Saint Petersburg have been witnessing an extreme weather phenomenon: a tornado, which killed in the way they did.A car was damaged after it was built on the road, air, strong winds and thrown in a parking lot. Meteorologists say the phenomenon is explained by a tropical heatwave that has mastered the home for more than two week's St. Petersburg. GO TO TOP^

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  • Flood on the Prut River... 28

    Roman warns that flood waters from Ukraine will spread these hours on the Prut River Prut Radauti Oroftiana sector, the station Radauti Prut, attention has already been overfished. Currently, families are evacuated from Radauti Prut preventive remained flooded area after the 2008 flood.Prut level, the station Chernovtsy, Ukraine area, is currently in decline. Oroftiana station, Prut record level of 790 cm and 140 cm above the danger level and trend growth is easy. Oroftiana share forecast station is 810 cm against 860 cm, as was recorded in 2008."Formed by the Prut River flood will be mitigated accumulation Rock Costesti accumulation performed very well from a technical standpoint, the earlier floods during transit (with maximum flow of 1750 cm / s, 2020 m / s and 2170 m / s, starting June 22). Currently, the rate Costesti Rock lake is constant for three hours and is ready to take the extra volume of flood coming from upstream. Reserve in the lake is about 250 million cubic met

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  • Danube dam broke at Ceatalchioi, Tulcea.... 35

    Dam safety in which to invest one million euros last year succumbed to pressure from Delta. Homes fell like cardboard boxes and dozens of families were evacuated. Latest information provided by authorities say that so far 60 people were evacuated by ship Mircesti, and another 60 people and left their homes voluntarily, while 25 families refused to leave now.The intervention teams from ISU, the police and firefighters try to repair the hole in the dike that has resisted the Danube. 213 households from the existing 250 villages were affected by floods, that aroximativ 90% of the village. Today, this village is almost completely compromised.Liviu Stoica, Tulcea gendarmerie spokesman said that people who do not want to leave have been informed of the risks, but can not be forced to leave their farms. 60 people have fled the plague to higher areas in the village, and 46 were taken directly stricken from Tulcea.Dam in the village anymore Ceatalchioi once in spring 2006 and since

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