Gwangju city mayor has announced its goals and strategies to reduce the temperature of the city by 1 degrees Celsius at the ‘Lower 1 degrees Celsius project rally, held on June 20th, city hall.
According to the city, the detailed slogans, goals as well as the dos and don'ts for lowering the temperature have been gathered by citizens and ..
Green algae has been spotted at Jooksanbo Reservoir on the Yeongsangang River for the first time this summer.
Yeongsangang River Environment Office issued an attention level for the water quality forecast.
The Number of blue-green algae cells measured at Jooksanbo Reservoir stood at 0 cells/㎖ on May 29th, however, it has rapidly..
By Xu Aiying and Yoon Sojung
The government has stated its aim to take active measures to counter fine dust emissions, particulate matter and other forms of air pollution.
Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon has announced that, “Our government will work hard to resolve the issue of fine pollution, which threatens the health of the citizens, an..
Daily highs in the eastern part of Jeollanamdo Province including Gwangyang, Bosung and Suncheon have reached above 33 degrees Celsius this afternoon.
A regional weather agency official said there is a possibility of the heat warning spreading to other areas in the region.
The heat warning goes into effect when
As early summer heat prevailed in the month of May, average temperatures reached the highest ever recorded for the month after records began in Korea.
According to the Korea Meteorological Agency, the national average temperature in May reached 18.7 degrees Celsius, the highest in 44 years, since recording began in 1973. That is a read..