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Rare Breeding Tigers Caught on Camera in Thailand

8 hours ago in Society » Environment | Views: 37

These images of rarely seen Indochinese tigers in eastern Thailand have excited conservationists.

Sightings of Extinct Tasmanian Tiger Prompt Search in Queensland

March 28, 2017, Tuesday // 17:47 in Society » Environment | Views: 60

“Plausible” possible sightings of a Tasmanian tiger in north Queensland have prompted scientists to undertake a search for the species thought to have died out more than 80 years ago.

UNDP Clark: Prespa - Perfect Example of Clear Win for Nature

March 25, 2017, Saturday // 18:58 in Society » Environment | Views: 92

UNDP documentary 'Lake of Apples', directed by Ljubomir Stefanov and Tamara Kotevska, had its world premiere late Friday at Cinematheque of Macedonia in Skopje.

Large Fish Kill in Albania's Fierza Reservoir

March 24, 2017, Friday // 16:19 in Society » Environment | Views: 99

Blast fishing has resulted in a large fish kill in Albania's Fierza Reservoir, MIA reports from Tirana.

Macedonia: Customs Agency Denies Containers Toxic Italian Waste Allegations

March 24, 2017, Friday // 14:52 in Society » Environment | Views: 102

­ Macedonian Customs Agency informed on Friday that no containers with dangerous waste materials from Italy were imported into the country through Albania.

City Tree Billboard Installed in Downtown Skopje

March 22, 2017, Wednesday // 15:14 in Society » Environment | Views: 330

­ City Tree ­ a green billboard designed to purify ambient air, was promoted Wednesday in downtown Skopje.

Sunny and Warm Weather on First day of Spring

March 20, 2017, Monday // 10:11 in Society » Weather Reports | Views: 47

­ Spring begins on the northern hemisphere at 11:20h on Monday and will last until 21 June.

Ameti: Natura 2000 Is One of the Most Important EU Policy for Environment Ministry

March 15, 2017, Wednesday // 17:58 in Society » Environment | Views: 114

The EU Birds and Habitats Directives which provide baseline of legal mechanisms for establishment of European ecological network Natura 2000 are one of the most important EU policies and instruments in the field of nature protection of the Ministry of Env

Closing Event of Strengthening Capacities for Implementation of Natura 2000 Project

March 15, 2017, Wednesday // 09:47 in Society » Environment | Views: 70

An official closing event of the EU­-funded project “Strengthening the capacities for implementation of Natura 2000” implemented in cooperation with the Ministry of Environment and Physical Planning will be held Wednesday.

Eastern US States Brace for Deep Freeze

March 14, 2017, Tuesday // 11:23 in Society » Weather Reports | Views: 93

Large parts of the US are bracing for a deep freeze that is forecast to plunge major cities into chaos, Euronews reported.

NATO Released 10 tons of Uranium in Kosovo, Increasing Number of Cancer-related Deaths

March 8, 2017, Wednesday // 13:27 in Society » Environment | Views: 369

Kosovo's environmental organizations have sounded the red alarm after the Gazeta Express published that NATO hid a report which states that during the 1999 bombing NATO threw out as many as 9 tons of impoverished uranium.

New law on Industrial Emissions Control Introduces Stricter Rules

March 6, 2017, Monday // 16:32 in Society » Environment | Views: 54

The Ministry of Environment and Physical Planning prepared new law on protection from industrial emissions that fully incorporates the EU Industrial Emissions Directive thus introducing stricter criteria for the companies.

Introduction of Regulation on Industrial Pollution Control

March 6, 2017, Monday // 09:24 in Society » Environment | Views: 104

­ Economic Chamber of Macedonia is to hold Monday a press briefing on introduction of new regulation to control air emissions from industrial facilities.

Amazon Forest 'Shaped by Pre-Columbian Indigenous Peoples'

March 3, 2017, Friday // 11:25 in Society » Environment | Views: 78

Indigenous peoples who inhabited the Amazon before the arrival of European colonizers planted a vast number of trees, a new study argues, the BBC reported.

UK: Zoo Faces Closure for Animal Cruelty after Hundreds Die

March 1, 2017, Wednesday // 14:32 in Society » Environment | Views: 69

A British zoo is facing closure and its owner prosecution after nearly 500 of its animals died of poor nutrition, cramped conditions and hypothermia over four years, it emerged Wednesday (Mar 1), Channel News Asia reported.