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  • 13 Oct 2016- 09:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Crimean officials this week announced a plan to build a new channel to transfer water to the North Crimean Canal, as part of the effort to ease water shortages. The peninsula used to get 85 percent of its freshwater via the North
  • 11 Oct 2016- 07:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Russian Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology Sergey Donskoy has instructed Crimean authorities to tighten water consumption restrictions, saying “water is now the weight of gold” on the peninsula. Donskoy had previously warned
  • 3 Oct 2016- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea The upper portion of Crimea’s Belgorskiy Reservoir, one of the largest reservoirs on the peninsula, was completely dry by the end of September, according to local news sources. The bed of the Biyuk-Karasu River, which feeds the
  • 2 Sep 2016- 11:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FEODOSIA, Crimea Residents of the Crimean port city of Feodosia have turned to rainwater for their needs after a breakdown in the network left them without piped water supply. The Crimean News Agency (QHA) cited YouTube videos by residents documenting
  • 30 Aug 2016- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FEODOSIA, Crimea Local residents have complained about sewage contamination in the Crimean resort and port city of Feodosia. Local media quoted a resident, identified only as “Alexander,” as saying there was “black mud,” a mixture of sludge and
  • 19 Aug 2016- 09:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Drinking water quality in Kerch, Feodosia and other areas in eastern Crimea has improved after Ukraine cut off water supply from the Dnieper River to the peninsula via the North Crimean Canal, Russian media reported this week, quoting
  • 2 Jul 2014- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia The Crimean peninsula needs a sustainable water supply system to overcome its water deficit, Dmitry Kirillov, director of the Department for Public Policy and Regulation of Water Resources at the Russian Ministry of Natural Resources, said
  • 19 May 2014- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Water from the Biyuk-Karasu River is now flowing into the North Crimean Canal, thanks to new Russia-built water infrastructure, Russian Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Sergey Donskoy said last week. “The building of
  • 7 May 2014- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SIMFEROPOL, Crimea Crimea will no longer have to depend on drinking water supply from Ukraine, Crimean First Deputy Prime Minister Rustam Temirgaliyev said on May 6th. He was visiting a site in the peninsula’s Nyzhnohirskyi district, where work to divert