In the waters of the Tuapse environmentalists have found a secret landfill of waste oil. Area hazardous disposal – two thousand square meters.
The cause of mass Mora dolphins found in the dump of solid waste, where for many years illegally blended waste oils. Toxic waste in the sea more than a year carried the stream flowing nearby.
Real industrial landfill of the waste found on the Cape Kadosh in Tuapse district of Krasnodar region.
– During routine inspection of landfills, the employees of the regional Rosprirodnadzor has noticed the strange oil stains that covered the garbage heap, – told Life News in the press service of Rosprirodnadzor in the city of Krasnodar. – Upon closer inspection, it was found that the ponds were neatly interspersed with lime, covered with polyethylene sheet and soil. Continue reading
Sharks were returning to the Adriatic sea. Moreover, populations of predators are increasingly encountered in the North, where the sharks never swam. This fact can not please scientists who earlier raised the alarm about the disappearance of sharks from the Adriatic, but can alert tourists – after all, they both have to face with marine life.
About the encounter with the shark in the Northern Adriatic sea the Austrian Times newspaper said a resident of Austria günther Rath, who along with his friend owns a diving school on the Croatian island of Krk.
However, a collision with a shark Rata has left only positive emotions. “It was just amazing. I am now one of the few divers who met with the shark. I was waiting for this meeting,” describes his emotions Rath.
According to him, the meeting took place last week, when he dived with his colleague. “We approached the shark and watched it within seven minutes. This is enough to have time to take pictures,” said RAHT, Austrian Times, showing the pictures. “Neither we nor the animal didn’t panic. Then the shark swam away”, he added. Continue reading
Not all, probably believe that whales live in the Mediterranean sea. And it’s true: cetaceans and basking in such turbulent waters that night and day travel through sea vessels, really are. To see minke whales, dolphins, sperm whales, you just have to sit in the boat and go for a walk in the sea. Of course, marine mammals are very bother the noise of engines, loud music and oil stains. Frightened Dolphin or whale often does not have time to get off the road and stumbled on running at high speed the ship could be lost. People try to save beautiful sea animals and maintain the conditions to which they are accustomed. To do this in the Mediterranean was established whale sanctuary. It is situated between the coast of Italy (Liguria, Sardinia, Tuscany), France and Monaco. On the map the reserve looks like a triangle with an area of 84 thousand sq km, the top of which is the Cape to Find pamariu (near Toulon), Sardinian capes ferro, Falcone Fossò-Carone, on the Western Italian coast, near the border between Tuscany and Lazio. The reserve declared a “special protected area because of its importance for the Mediterranean”. Prevailing in this zone for East-West acts like a vortex that lifts from the depth of layers of plankton. Continue reading