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  1. Waterway Dredging In Chernobyl Exclusion Zone Exposes Millions To Radioactivity Risk

    8 Sep 2020- 06:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRIPYAT, Ukraine Dredging operations are underway in the E40 waterway in Ukraine, potentially releasing nuclear waste associated with the Chernobyl disaster that could expose millions of people to increased rad ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2020 - 06:45

  2. Wheat Prices up on Back of Drought

    27 Feb 2018- 09:35 by Local Press Report OTTAWA ON Farmlead Weather concerns spread across the wheat sector on Monday. Forecasts suggest that there won’t be too much rain in the near future to help support a very thirsty crop with red flag warnings across ...

    Local Press Report - 02/27/2018 - 09:35

  3. Black Sea Turns Green Near Sevastopol

    13 Feb 2017- 08:37 by Local Press Report SEVASTOPOL Pravda Residents of the city of Sevastopol said that the water in the Round Bay of the Black Sea turned green. The people promptly informed EMERCOM of the phenomenon. "In the waters of the Round Bay ...

    Local Press Report - 02/13/2017 - 08:37

  4. Russian Security Forces Say They Have Detained Two More Ukainian Saboteurs in Crimea

    22 Nov 2016- 08:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Russia’s federal security service, FSB, said it had detained two more pro-Ukrainian saboteurs in the Crimean city of Simferopol last week. The FSB said it had detained Alex Stogniy, a colone ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/22/2016 - 08:28

  5. Authorities Lift Swimming Ban at Varna Beach

    28 Jun 2016- 09:00 by Local Press Report VARNA Sofia News Agency Authorities lifted on Monday a ban for bathing imposed on the Officers' beach in the Bulgarian Black Sea capital of Varna. The ban was issued two weeks ago after samples have showed hei ...

    Local Press Report - 06/28/2016 - 09:00

  6. Bulgarian Authorities Ban Swimming at Varna Beach Due to Pollution

    14 Jun 2016- 09:30 by Local Press Report VARNA Sofia News Agency Bathing at the Officers' beach in Bulgaria’s Black Sea capital of Varna has been prohibited due to polluted water. This is shown by the results of the samples collected by the regional ...

    Local Press Report - 06/14/2016 - 09:30

  7. Rising Black Sea Levels Threaten Ukrainian Resort Town

    23 May 2016- 08:41 by Local Press Report KOBLEVE Ukraine Today One of the most popular tourist areas in Ukraine is under threat as the Black Sea levels are rising, causing the water to creep out of its banks causing major concern for businesses and reside ...

    Local Press Report - 05/23/2016 - 08:41

  8. ADB Lends Georgia $75 Million for Water, Coastal Improvement Programs

    30 Oct 2015- 09:15 by Local Press Report TBILISI Asian Development Bank The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Georgia have signed agreements for a $75 million ADB loan to support upgrading sewerage and sanitation systems in the secondary ...

    Local Press Report - 10/30/2015 - 09:15

  9. Constanța County Expands Use of SCADA Technology Under US-Funded Program

    6 Oct 2015- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CONSTANȚA, Romania RAJA Constanța, the water company serving Romania’s Constanța County, has announced plans to expand the use of Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) technology from 32 localities t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2015 - 10:04

  10. EBRD Considers Loan for Wastewater Treatment Project in Orsha

    30 Jun 2015- 10:45 by Local Press Report ORSHA European Bank for Reconstruction and Development The EBRD is considering providing financing to the city of Orsha for the reconstruction and modernisation of wastewater treatment facilities. A sovereign-guara ...

    Local Press Report - 06/30/2015 - 10:45

  11. Crimean Expert Calls for Desalination, Cloud-Seeding

    28 Apr 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea A Crimean water expert has said the peninsula should carry out desalination and artificial rainfall projects in order to deal with potential water shortages. Desalinating seawater is the onl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/28/2015 - 10:05

  12. Crimean Reservoirs Fuller; Russian Official Hopes for Resumption of Supply From Ukraine

    27 Mar 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea The Chernorechenskoye Reservoir, the main source of water for the Crimean Black Sea port city of Sevastopol, is currently holding about 39 million cubic meters of water-- 26 million cubic me ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/27/2015 - 10:17

  13. Russia Threatens to Cut Off Ukraine's Access to the Dnieper River

    5 Mar 2015- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine Russia is threatening to dam and reverse the flow of the Dnieper River if Ukraine does not resume water supply to Crimea, Ukrainian media reported this week, quoting Vladimir Zhirinovsky, head of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/11/2015 - 10:03

  14. Crimea Has No Alternative But to Use Groundwater: Minister

    3 Feb 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Large-scale groundwater extraction will cause problems for Crimea in the long run, but there is no alternative in the short term, Crimean Environmental Minister Gennady Naraev said earlier th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/04/2015 - 10:57

  15. Crimea’s Groundwater Sources at Risk of Salinization

    10 Dec 2014- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Crimea’s groundwater resources are at risk of salinization due to seawater incursion, according to Sergey Tyumentsev, director general of Crimean environmental company Ukrhimspetsmontazh. Th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/10/2014 - 11:46