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MAGNITUDE 5.3 KEP. MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA

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Depth: 27 km

Distances: 574 km W of Palembang, Indonesia / pop: 1,442,000 / local time: 11:00:30.9 2017-04-21
151 km SW of Padang, Indonesia / pop: 841,000 / local time: 11:00:30.9 2017-04-21
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100 TONS of fish suddenly die in a fish farm in South Sumatra, Indonesia

Thousands of fish floating in a pool belonging to villagers Tegal Rejo Musirawas Regency of South Sumatra, Tuesday, April 4, 2017.
 
From the recognition of carers ponds, the number of dead fish reaches 100 tonnes. Should the fish that will be harvested, but damn it all already dead. Estimated losses reached Rp2,1 billion. “It’s the contents of fish tilapia, oreochromis mossambicus and pomfret. Today is of course the harvest, “said Daryono.
 
According to him, at 02.00 a.m., embankment which became a supplier of water in the pool that he kept him he knew had broken.
 
He also tried to cover up. But in vain, the levee already had broken the case too wide. As a result water supplies dwindling fast into the pool, fish and experience a lack of oxygen.
 
“We were closing the levee broke that use wood, so the water remains in the pool. But it can’t, because it’s big jebolnya. About 7 meters, “said Daryono.
 
Meanwhile, the head of the Fisheries Agency of Musi Rawas Bambang Hariyadi explains in the embankment area there are 28 units of the pool belonged to residents who already contains fish.
 
“For fish ponds that have operated since 2005. The alleged jebolnya embankment, because no strong again accommodate water discharge in the pond, “said Bambang.
 
With these events, the Department will coordinate with the Department of public works to repair the levee that broke it. “Later be modified pattern with tarps, pond systems in order to be able to operate again,” he said.
Courtesy of nasional.news.viva.co.id

Thousands of fish and shrimp dead in the waters of Dewantara, Indonesia

The Department of Environment and Hygiene (LHK) North Aceh, Thursday (03/30/2017) evening has come down to the village of Bangka Jaya, District Dewantara, to follow up reports of death related to fish and shrimp in the groove and ponds.
 
He said he was already taking water samples and the night was also immediately taken to Banda Aceh to be examined in one of the laboratories.
 
“The fastest two weeks had no results, what poison is contained in the water that causes the death of fish and shrimp,” said Secretary of the Department of Environment North Aceh, Nur Aina, to Serambinews.
Courtesy of aceh.tribunnews.com

Thousands of dead fish found washed up along a river in West Sumatra, Indonesia

Thousands of fish in the streams of the rod River Jorong Alin Tanang SungaiAur Subdistrict of West Pasaman, West Sumatra (West Sumatra), die.
 
“True, residents found thousands of dead fish that the cause is currently unknown because we are still waiting for laboratory results,” said the head of the environmental Department West Pasaman Barat, Edi Busti, in Simpang Empat, Sunday, March 19, 2017, reported by Between.
 
He insists his side have not been able to ascertain the cause of death of thousands of fish. Is it because palm oil mill waste streams or other causes.
 
“The results of our observations together with members of the dead fish in the lower reaches and is currently still waiting for laboratory results due to water and fish samples had already been taken,” he said.
 
The discovery of thousands of dead fish floated since Saturday, March 18, 2017, to Sunday, March 19, 2017. The horrendous events of local citizens. Citizens are upset because similar events have already happened before.
 
For sure, the environmental Department West Pasaman Barat is still waiting for the test results to the Health UNIT Laboratory Halls in the province of West Sumatra against the river water samples and fish to die.
 
“Later will be known the cause of the dead fish from laboratory test results. What is correct because the palm oil mill liquid waste or because there are other causes, “he said.
 
As is known, existing Palm oil mill near the river that is currently still in the supervision of the District West Pasaman Barat because of alleged waste a second factory was not worth exceeding quality raw.
 
“We have yet to ascertain whether the cause of the dead fish were the result of waste or not. We wait result of labor, “said he.
 
Meanwhile, the head of Unit Iptu Reskrim Polres West Pasaman Barat Farel justifies the existence of thousands of dead fish in the river Rods Alin.
 
“What the exact cause is not yet we know. We are still waiting for the results of the labor Department of the environment West Pasaman Barat, “says Farel.
Courtesy of regional.liputan6.com

MAGNITUDE 5.3 SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA

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Depth: 57 km

Distances: 349 km W of Palembang, Indonesia / pop: 1,442,000 / local time: 20:55:16.7 2017-04-02
110 km NW of Bengkulu, Indonesia / pop: 310,000 / local time: 20:55:16.7 2017-04-02
110 km S of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia / pop: 96,000 / local time: 20:55:16.7 2017-04-02
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MAGNITUDE 5.6 MINAHASA, SULAWESI, INDONESIA

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Depth: 100 km

Distances: 618 km N of Makassar, Indonesia / pop: 1,322,000 / local time: 19:21:00.9 2017-03-31
157 km NE of Palu, Indonesia / pop: 283,000 / local time: 19:21:00.9 2017-03-31
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MAGNITUDE 5.3 CERAM SEA, INDONESIA

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Depth: 30 km

Distances: 760 km N of Dili, Timor-Leste / pop: 150,000 / local time: 17:55:00.0 2017-03-29
538 km SE of Manado, Indonesia / pop: 452,000 / local time: 16:55:00.0 2017-03-29
172 km N of Ambon, Indonesia / pop: 356,000 / local time: 17:55:00.0 2017-03-29
163 km NW of Amahai, Indonesia / pop: 47,700 / local time: 17:55:00.0 2017-03-29
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MAGNITUDE 5.7 PAPUA, INDONESIA

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Depth: 19 km

Distances: 1330 km NW of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea / pop: 284,000 / local time: 00:57:25.0 2017-03-26
404 km SE of Manokwari, Indonesia / pop: 53,200 / local time: 23:57:25.0 2017-03-25
168 km E of Nabire, Indonesia / pop: 43,900 / local time: 23:57:25.0 2017-03-25
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