Earthquake Warning Oct 30, 2017 dutchsinse - Large 8.0 Earthquake possible this week. The West Pacific is under a severe earthquake watch for possible large seismic activity between M7.7 and M8.7 within the next 4-5 days.
Birds, bugs, bees, bats disappearing Oct 30, 2017 - Germany’s birds disappear as insect abundance plummets 76%. Bird abundance has declined 15% in just over a decade, following decline of bugs theye eat. Increased pesticide use may be contributing to the decline.
6.4 earthquake off Peru coast July 18, 2017 The quake was 44 km (27 miles) deep and centered southwest of Puquio. It was felt in Arequipa and in northern Chile. Rocks fell on local roads. Earlier a 7.8 earthquake hit Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula www.reuters.com/article/us-peru-quake-idUSKBN1A306B
French Alps rocked by earthquakes Oct 31, 2017 - French Alps rocked by 140 earthquakes in just 40 days – raising fears of avalanche and a mega-quake. An avalanche could hit dozens of popular ski resorts in the Alps. Residents in the region have described how they had been getting used to being shaken awake at night in recent weeks. www.thesun.co.uk/news/4801001/french-alps-earthquakes-avalanche-fears
Iceland Bardarbunga Volcano Nov 1, 2017 - Last week Bardarbunga volcano was rattled by the 4 largest earthquakes since 2014. Bardy is NOT Iceland’s biggest volcano, and its been erupting for several years. 188.8.131.52/focus/f-news/3600476/posts
BAD 7.3 Earthquake hits mideast It was felt from Israel to Iraq-Iran Kurdistan to Kuwait Nov 13, 2017 - Israel rattled as 7.2-magnitude earthquake hit northeast Iraq. High casualty reports from Kurd provinces in Iran. In Kurd-Iran 129 killed and up to 1,000 injured. Most of the destruction occurred in Kermanshah and Illam provinces.
61+ killed in Tehran and 300+ injured. Officials warned of further casualties due to the damaged structures, and the loss of electricity, water, and communications. Iran media described it as the earthquake that shook half of Iran. (I would add - shook half the Mideast.
This quake adds to other crises facing Kurdistan, said Qubad Talabani. If the dam breaks at Darbandikhan, millions of Kurds could die. Temblors felt in Tel Aviv and across Israel. Lights swung, rocked in Israel. It was centered 19 miles southwest of Halabja, Iraq near the northeastern border with Iran.
Kurdistan 330 killed and thousands more injured as 7.3-magnitude earthquake hits Iran and Iraq followed by more than 100 aftershocks. The earthquake hit 19 miles southwest of Halabja in Iraqi Kurdistan at 9.20 pm on Sunday. Over 300 were killed and quake was felt as far west as the Mediterranean coast. Over 100 aftershocks, buildings destroyed. Kermanshah province of Iran is the hardest hit. PHOTOS tinyurl.com/IraQuakNov
Darbandikhan dam Turkey Delivers Aid to Kurdistan victims - BEWARE!
7.0 earthquake Costa Rica Nov 13, 2017 - Costa Rica struck by a M7.0 earthquake USGS downgraded a few points. DEPTH 20 km. A strong 6.5 magnitude quake struck the Pacific coast of Costa Rica near its capital city San Jose on Sunday night, but there were no initial reports of injuries or significant damage to infrastructure.
November 12, 2017 the largest earthquake in years (M7.6) struck near the border of Iran + Iraq causing major damage with dozens killed, thousands injured.