22:54 August 22, 2014 | Officials | AraratAnother Illegal Deep Well Liquidated in Noramarg
On 20 August 2014 the employees of Nature Protection Ministry liquidated an illegal deep well with
22:21 August 22, 2014 | Mining | SyunikMeghrasar Mine In Territory of "Arevik" National Park?
Meghrasar Mine In Territory of "Arevik" National Park?
15:45 August 21, 2014 | OfficialsArmenia Provided 7.9 Million USD In Frames of GEF 6
In the frames of GEF 6 (Global Environmental Front) Armenia will be provided 7.9 million USD for implementing projects in climate change, biodiversity and
15:35 August 21, 2014 | WasteRobots Made from Household and Technical Waste
The competition participants need various household and computer wastes as working materials, so organizers expect the support of our citizens
13:34 August 21, 2014 | Officials | YerevanMinutes of Public Discussions at Nature Protection Ministry On Draft Governmental Resolution “On Determining Procedure of Notification and Public Discussions”
EcoLur is presenting the minutes of the public discussions at Nature Protection Ministry on Draft Governmental Resolution
12:25 August 21, 2014 | Sevan | GegharkunikAs It Turns Out Water Taken From Sevan Several Times More
As it turns out, we were cheated and are still being cheated in regard with the increase in Lake Sevan level. As a matter of fact
01:37 August 21, 2014 | Mining | Aragatsotn“Mego Gold” LLC Has Intentions for Open Pit Mining Central Area of Tukhmanuk Gold Mine
“Mego Gold” LLC has intentions for open pit mining in the central area of Tukhmanuk gold mine. The company
15:16 August 19, 2014 | Sevan | GegharkunikWhether Sevan Crawfish Can Digest Artificial Forage Surplus?
In the frames of trout fish reserve recovery and fish breeding project in Lake Sevan it's planned to grow endemic fish trout in Lake Sevan in cage nets with
14:06 August 19, 2014 | MiningWhich Violations of Tailing Dumps Made Companies Liable?
On 14 August 2014 EcoLur addressed an enquiry to Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan about the tailing dumps in Armenia. The enquiry say
13:03 August 19, 2014 | SOS | AragatsotnTwo Hazardous Non-Reclaimed Tailing Dumps in Aragatsotn Region
The residents of Meliq villages have many times beaten alarm signals about the toxic emissions from these tailing dumps and the contamination of the agricultural products. Non-reclaiming of the tailing dumps is explained with
15:52 August 18, 2014 | OfficialsLandslide -Prone Areas in the RA To Be Studied
the program aims at reducing the damage from landslide disasters through creation of a comprehensive management plan for landslide, which will
15:25 August 18, 2014 | Mining | SyunikDay of Public Hearings in Meghrasar Gold Mine Development Project Known
The project plans to develop three open pits consecutively. The estimated reserves of the mine are as follows: ore – 345,392 tons, gold – 1602.9 kg, silver – 4496.52 kg. Annually 50,000 tons of ore will
14:34 August 18, 2014 | OfficialsDeath of Pigs Recorded in Armenia Because of African Plague
Death of pigs because of African plague has been recorded not only in the specially protected areas, but also in the whole territory of the Republic of Armenia. The number of rabbits has
14:04 August 18, 2014 | SOS | TavushSHPPs Constructed on Rivers in Tavush Region Operating with Violations
The fish passway of the water intake station at “Khachaghbyur-2” SHPP operated by “Megaenergy” LLC on the Paghjur Tributary to the Aghstev River was completely dry, while
12:03 August 18, 2014 | Climate ChangeWeather in Armenia
On August 19 the air temperature will go up by
12:06 August 15, 2014 | SOS | Syunik“Arevik” SHPP Make Tashtoun River Get in Disastrous Condition
The length of the Tashtoun River is only 13 km, and “Arevik” SHPP will pipe 22.69% of the river
11:48 August 15, 2014 | Officials | GegharkunikIncomes of Sevan National Park Increased by About 15 Million AMD
Under this information, in the reporting period the factual receipt of the funds to the budget accounted for 169,258,900 AMD, out of which 84,600,000 AMD was allotted from the state budget, while 84,695,900 AMD are funds received from economic activities. The funds
11:35 August 15, 2014 | Dialog with officials | YerevanWhether New procedure To Take Into Consideration Residents’ Negative Opinions?
“If the public opinion is substantiated, it must be taken into consideration. Priority will be given
11:11 August 15, 2014 | Climate ChangeWeather in Armenia
In the evenings of August 13-17 in Lori, Tavush and Shirak Provinces light rain and
18:13 August 14, 2014 | Officials | GegharkunikGovernment Made Water Outlets From Lake Sevan 270 Million Cum
On 14 August the executive adopted a resolution to make the water outlets from Lake Sevan 270 million cum for 2014. The irrigation with the water from Lake Sevan will be ensured by