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State of National Calamity Declared in the Philippines due to BOPHA

Posted by feww on December 9, 2012

DISASTER CALENDAR SYMBOLIC COUNTDOWN: 1,189 Days Left 

[December 9, 2012] Mass die-offs resulting from human impact and the planetary response to the anthropogenic assault could occur by early 2016.

  • SYMBOLIC COUNTDOWN: 1,189 Days Left to the most Fateful Day in Human History
  • Symbolic countdown to the ‘worst day’ in human history began on May 15, 2011 ...

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Global Disasters/ Significant Events

Typhoon BOPHA has made up to half million people homeless

Philippine President has declared a state of national calamity in the wake of Typhoon BOPHA [‘PABLO’] which has left about 500,000 people homeless, more than 650 dead and at least 900 others missing, the government said.

  • The typhoon has destroyed much of the crops including about a fifth of the banana plantations in Mindanao.
  • Davao Oriental authorities have imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew and deployed armed police to prevent looting, reports said.

Other Disasters

  • United States. USDA has declared 15 counties in Minnesota and Iowa as Disaster areas due to damages and losses caused by freezing temperatures that occurred April 9-11, 2012.

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TY BOPHA: 250,000 Homeless, 500 Dead, 400 Missing

Posted by feww on December 6, 2012

DISASTER CALENDAR SYMBOLIC COUNTDOWN: 1,192 Days Left 

[December 6, 2012] Mass die-offs resulting from human impact and the planetary response to the anthropogenic assault could occur by early 2016.

  • SYMBOLIC COUNTDOWN: 1,192 Days Left to the most Fateful Day in Human History
  • Symbolic countdown to the ‘worst day’ in human history began on May 15, 2011 ...

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Global Disasters/ Significant Events

Hundreds of thousands homeless as BOPHA [‘PABLO’] death toll climbs to 500

Deadly flooding and mudslides triggered by the powerful typhoon along a 700-km front has risen to at least 500 with more than 400 others reported missing and about quarter of a million people made homeless.

  • At least three cities on Mindanao’s east coast remain cut off after bridges collapsed and roads were swept away by floodwater.
  • The sheer numbers of refugees have overwhelmed the Philippine disaster agencies prompting  government to call for international aid to help cope with the mega disaster.
  • The death toll is expected to continue rising.

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TY BOPHA Leaves Hundreds Dead or Missing

Posted by feww on December 5, 2012

DISASTER CALENDAR SYMBOLIC COUNTDOWN: 1,193 Days Left 

[December 5, 2012] Mass die-offs resulting from human impact and the planetary response to the anthropogenic assault could occur by early 2016.

  • SYMBOLIC COUNTDOWN: 1,193 Days Left to the most Fateful Day in Human History
  • Symbolic countdown to the ‘worst day’ in human history began on May 15, 2011 ...

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Global Disasters/ Significant Events

Philippines: ‘Entire families were washed away’

Typhoon BOPHA killed at least 325 people and left 380 others missing, despite earlier mass evacuations from coastal areas.

  • ‘Entire families were washed away,’ the country’s Interior Minister said after inspecting the disaster area.
  • BOPHA brought torrential rain to Mindanao Island, triggering flooding and landslides.
  • The typhoon destroyed tens of thousands of homes and makeshift dwellings along its path, destroying roads and bridges and other public infrastructure.
  • Torrents of floodwater, mud, uprooted trees and other typhoon debris swept through schools and official building used as emergency shelters.
  • ‘The waters came so suddenly and unexpectedly, and the winds were so fierce,’ the governor of Compostela Valley, the worst-hit province in Mindanao told Reuters.
  • Up to half a million people remained in shelters, as disaster officials appealed for water, food and clothing.

Other Events

France: The sperm count of French men fell by about a third between 1989 and 2005, researchers said.

  • Their average sperm count, millions of spermatozoa per milliliter, fell by 32.3%, a rate of about 1.9% a year;  the percentage of normally shaped sperm fell by 33.4%.

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