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Floods monitoring. Photo courtesy of press-service of East-Kazakhstan oblast Emergency Situations Department©
Snow melting in East-Kazakhstan oblast to be monitored from space

Eastern Kazakhstan is bracing for the flood period to unfold in the third decade of March.

Snow melting in East-Kazakhstan oblast to be monitored from space
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Warming causes first floods in eastern Kazakhstan

First floods have been registered in East-Kazakhstan oblast this year.

Warming causes first floods in eastern Kazakhstan
The very few golden eagles, included into the endangered species list, might be left in Kazakhstan. ©Vladimir Prokopenko
There may be no steppe eagles left in Kazakhstan in 50 year

The project Make your contribution. Preserve the nature kicked off in 2012 to restore the number of golden eagles in Kazakhstan.

There may be no steppe eagles left in Kazakhstan in 50 year
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5.3-magnitude earthquake hits east Kazakhstan

The shocks were registered at 12:36 p.m. Astana time on February 1.

5.3-magnitude earthquake hits east Kazakhstan
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Skiing: Kazakhstan to host World Ski Orienteering Championship for the first time

The opening ceremony of World Ski Orienteering Championship will be held in Kazakhstan's city of Ridder on March 4, 2013.

Skiing: Kazakhstan to host World Ski Orienteering Championship for the first time
Ust-Kamenogorsk will have its own Disneyland
Ust-Kamenogorsk will have its own Disneyland

A Disneyland-like park that will be constructed in Ust-Kamenogorsk in East-Kazakhstan oblast.

Ust-Kamenogorsk will have its own Disneyland
Photo courtesy of derby.kz
Horse smashed in a car during race in East Kazakhstan

13-y.o. horseman from Semei received a brain concussion.

Horse smashed in a car during race in East Kazakhstan
The hockey-sticks. ©Yaroslav Radlovskiy
Nazarbayev presented 11-y.o. hockey-player with hockey stick in Ust-Kamenogorsk

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev visited an in-door hockey center with an artificial ice coating in Ust-Kamenogorsk.

Nazarbayev presented 11-y.o. hockey-player with hockey stick in Ust-Kamenogorsk
Photo by Victor Vologodskiy©
Ridder's mailmen bring shockers to work

Packs of stray dogs attack mailmen in Ridder.

Ridder's mailmen bring shockers to work
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Ferry ran ashore in East Kazakhstan

A privately owned ferry with 32 cars and passengers on board has run ashore in Bukhtarminsk lake of East Kazakhstan oblast.

Ferry ran ashore in East Kazakhstan
Photo courtesy of centralasiaonline.com
Mobile pharmacies will reach remote areas of east Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Healthcare Department is mulling creation of the certified mobile pharmacies in east Kazakhstan.

Mobile pharmacies will reach remote areas of east Kazakhstan
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3,000 cattle destroyed in East Kazakhstan over foot-and-mouth disease

More than 2,7 thousand cattle had to be destroyed in East Kazakhstan oblast because of an outbreak of the foot-and-mouth disease.

3,000 cattle destroyed in East Kazakhstan over foot-and-mouth disease
Sekissovka village. Photo courtesy of panoramio.com
Waste dumping into East Kazakhstan stopped

A border dam was installed at the river for collection of industrial wastes.

Waste dumping into East Kazakhstan stopped
Water samples analyses in laboratory. ©RIA Novosti
Ecologists to estimate pollution of East Kazakhstan rivers with cyanides within 10 days

Analyses of samples from the Sekissovka and Uba rivers and calculations of the volume of dumped wastes will be completed within 10 days.

Ecologists to estimate pollution of East Kazakhstan rivers with cyanides within 10 days
©RIA Novosti
Cyanides in river pose threat for citizens of East Kazakhstan

Cyanides in the Sekissovka River in East Kazakhstan could be deadly for local fauna and residents: Yeleussizov.

Cyanides in river pose threat for citizens of East Kazakhstan
©RIA Novosti
Toxic waste spilled into east Kazakhstan river

Water intake area was polluted after an emergency dumping of toxic wastes from a gold plant in East Kazakhstan Oblast.

Toxic waste spilled into east Kazakhstan river
Photo courtesy of liveinternet.ru
National Security Committee asked to prevent disposal of arsenic-containing waste at Zyryanovsk

Members of the public monitoring group on implementation of Kazzinc project on disposal of arsenic-containing waste at Zyryanovsk tailing dump sent a request to the Department of National Security Committee of East Kazakhstan asking to prevent implementation of this project.

National Security Committee asked to prevent disposal of arsenic-containing waste at Zyryanovsk
Unprecedented number of twins born in Ust-Kamenogorsk

46 pairs of twins have been born in Ust-Kamenogorsk since the beginning of the year.

Unprecedented number of twins born in Ust-Kamenogorsk
©Press-service of Emergency Situations Department of East Kazakhstan oblast
13-cm hail damaged fields and killed cattle in East Kazakhstan

A massive hailstorm at the territory of East-Kazakhstan oblast damaged several village schools, fields and killed livestock on Monday.

13-cm hail damaged fields and killed cattle in East Kazakhstan
Photo courtesy of aif.ru
East Kazakhstan oblast tagged most polluted in Kazakhstan

East Kazakhstan oblast has been tagged the most polluted region of Kazakhstan.

East Kazakhstan oblast tagged most polluted in Kazakhstan