Chernivtsi Regional Centre on Hydrometeorology is a clearly working mechanism which provides the complex technological process, the beginning of which is the observation, and the result - meteorological, hydrological and agrometeorological forecasts. It covers almost all the observations of the natural environment in the Chernivtsi oblast. It consists of: aviation weather station Chernivtsi with meteorological locator, Lake Station Novodnistrovsk, weather station Seliatyn, Department of aerological observations, Department of Hydrology, Laboratory for air pollution observations, sector of Agricultural Meteorology, sector of Hydrometeorological servicing, 30 hydrological stations and 3 stations for observations for air pollution.
Main tasks and functions of Chernivtsi Regional Centre on Hydrometeorology areprimarily aimed at: providing realization of hydrometeorological observations and basic observations for pollution of the environment, processing and generalization of observation materials, providing monitoring of environmental pollution; forecasting of weather and hydrological regime of rivers, agrometeorological conditions of vegetation of agricultural crops and their yield capacity, natural disasters and hazardous hydrometeorological phenomena; implementation of meteorological maintaining of aviation.
Hydrometeorological service of Bukovina leads his history from the mid-nineteenth century. According to archival records, even before 1848 in Chernivtsi the first attempts to organize weather and hydrological observations were held.
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