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“Aragats 1” SHPP: Monitoring Results
19:37 May 02, 2016 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Aragatsotn
“Aragats 1” SHPP: Monitoring Results
In the framework of the project entitled “Support to SHPP-relating Reforms Through the Dialogue of Public and RA Nature Protection Ministry for Sustainable Use of River Ecosystems” the expert group visited “Aragats 1” SHPP.
Eight Towns in Armenia To Take Part in ''Earth Hour'' World Campaign
15:27 March 17, 2016 | Cities | Aragatsotn | Kotayk | Lori | Shirak | Tavush | Yerevan
Eight Towns in Armenia To Take Part in ''Earth Hour'' World Campaign
Eight towns in Armenia will join ''Earth Hour'' public campaign to be held on 19 March, which aims to gather the society, business, communities and other stakeholders around one idea – to switch off light for one hour for
Ashtarak Mayor: New Financial Support Needed for Development of New Landfill Site
16:23 March 15, 2016 | Cities | Aragatsotn
Ashtarak Mayor: New Financial Support Needed for Development of New Landfill Site Video
Ashtarak Mayor told EcoLur, “In spring and autumn season our residential areas are covered with smoke clouds because of burning down agricultural remainders, tree branches and leaves. If a certain amount of garbage
Damage of 3.45 Million AMD Caused to Nature in Aragatsotn Forestry Enterprise
16:59 November 09, 2015 | Officials | Aragatsotn
Damage of 3.45 Million AMD Caused to Nature in Aragatsotn Forestry Enterprise
The Nature Protection Ministry informs that from 02.11.2015–06.11.2015 the State Environmental Inspection detected violations during inspections it carried out, which resulted in drawing up 7 decisions on administrative fines in the amount
“Amberd 1” and “Amberd 2” SHPP Monitoring Results (Photos)
17:12 September 28, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Aragatsotn
“Amberd 1” and “Amberd 2” SHPP Monitoring Results (Photos) Video
In the framework of the project entitled “Support to the Reforms of SHPPs through a Dialogue between the Public and The Ministry of Nature Protection of the RA for the Purpose of River Ecosystem Use” the expert group visited Aragatsotn Rgion for “Amberd 1” and “Amberd 2” SHPPs.
Alarm Signal: Who and Where Take Soil Fertile Layers? (Photos)
15:08 September 15, 2015 | SOS | Aragatsotn
Alarm Signal: Who and Where Take Soil Fertile Layers? (Photos) Video
On 9 September 2015 EcoLur’s camera fixed in the neighborhood of Miraq Village, Aragatsotn Region, how the heavy machinery takes away the fertile layer of
"It Won't Work and That's It" Meliqgyugh Villagers Once Again Rejected Tukhmanuk Mining Project  (Photos)
13:40 September 10, 2015 | Mining | Aragatsotn
"It Won't Work and That's It" Meliqgyugh Villagers Once Again Rejected Tukhmanuk Mining Project (Photos) Video
“Here you poison the people and don’t allow them to live… you blocked the aqueduct and, as a result, 60 families left their places…You mislead the people. No tailing dump will
Experts Issued Negative Opinion to Tukhmanuk Mining Project
13:13 September 09, 2015 | Mining | Aragatsotn
Experts Issued Negative Opinion to Tukhmanuk Mining Project
The experts - lawyer Nazeli Vardanyan, geologist Harutyun Movsisyan and the employees of the YSU Center for Sustainable Development issued their expert opinion on three main components of Tukhmanuk gold mining project
'Mego Gold' LLC Intends to Unite Three Tailing Dumps of Tukhmanuk Gold Mine
14:47 August 27, 2015 | Mining | Aragatsotn
'Mego Gold' LLC Intends to Unite Three Tailing Dumps of Tukhmanuk Gold Mine
On 9 September, at 12:00, the public hearings of “Re-equipment of Ore Dressing Plant of Tukhmanuk Gold Mine Mining Complex, Aragatsotn Region, protection dam of the tailing dump and temporary dry warehouse of tails” project submitted by 'Mego Gold' LLC will
“Gegharot” Small HPP, Monitoring Results (Photos)
19:20 July 24, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Aragatsotn
“Gegharot” Small HPP, Monitoring Results (Photos) Video
In the framework of the project entitled “Support to the Reforms of SHPPs through a Dialogue between the Public and The Ministry of Nature Protection of the RA for the Purpose of River Ecosystem Use” the expert group visited “Gegharot” SHPP. As a result of the monitoring the expert group found out:
Concentration of DDT in Agricultural Lands is High
16:59 July 10, 2015 | SOS | Aragatsotn | Ararat | Armavir
Concentration of DDT in Agricultural Lands is High
A high content of DDT is found in11 croft lands from 25 samples in Ararat region’s Sayat Nova, Armavir region’s Jrarat, Khanjyan, Norapat communities, as well as in Aragatsotn region’s
Local Population About SHPPs: Aragatz and Vardenut Communities
16:12 July 07, 2015 | Water | Aragatsotn
Local Population About SHPPs: Aragatz and Vardenut Communities Video
“EcoLur” presents opinions of residents in HPPs impact zone, about the activities of SHPPs within the frames of “Support to SHPP-relating reforms through the dialogue of public and RA Nature Protection Ministry for Sustainable Use of River Ecosystems”. We introduce you residences’ opinions living
Head  of Aragats Community about SHPP Impact
13:47 July 03, 2015 | Water | Aragatsotn
Head of Aragats Community about SHPP Impact Video
The study particularly mentions, “The research of Fe, Al, Co, Mn, Cr, Cd, Zn, Na, Mg, Ca, K and elements and metals in Ghegharot river reveals that two SHPPs out of which the concentrations of elements at the bottom of observation station (2-10 times, an average of 5-7 times) exceed the concentrations in the upper observation station. This shows that the 2 SHPP plants have
“Scientifically Good Thing, But Not Realistic”: Yuri Javadyan on Establishing Snow Reservoirs
18:28 June 22, 2015 | Officials | Aragatsotn
“Scientifically Good Thing, But Not Realistic”: Yuri Javadyan on Establishing Snow Reservoirs
Yuri Javadyan, Chairman of Lake Sevan Preservation Committee, considers RA Academician Ruben Hambardzumyan’s idea connected with storing ater through snow reservoirs as unrealistic. “Snow reservoirs are
A Number of Communities Don’t Get Water Because of Poor Condition of Storm Drains
13:00 June 17, 2015 | Officials | Aragatsotn
A Number of Communities Don’t Get Water Because of Poor Condition of Storm Drains
“Talin area is in the worst area. The state of reservoirs and storm drains is miserable: the storm drains were constructed in 1954, but now they are destroyed
Aragatsotn Regional Head Assuring His Brother Implementing Construction in Karbe Gorge with Governmental Consent
12:29 May 27, 2015 | Dialog with officials | Aragatsotn
Aragatsotn Regional Head Assuring His Brother Implementing Construction in Karbe Gorge with Governmental Consent
In reply to EcoLur's question to what extent this construction is lawful, Aragatsotn Regional Head said that...
Aragats Community Head Assuring Gegharot River Water Poses No Danger for Irrigation
14:11 May 25, 2015 | Water | Aragatsotn
Aragats Community Head Assuring Gegharot River Water Poses No Danger for Irrigation
Aragats Community Head Henrik Hovhannisyan, Aragatsotn Region, assures that the water of the Gegharot River doesn’t pose any danger for irrigation
Nature Protection Minister: In Future Pilot Projects of Old Mine Reclaiming Will Be Implemented
18:55 May 22, 2015 | Officials | Aragatsotn
Nature Protection Minister: In Future Pilot Projects of Old Mine Reclaiming Will Be Implemented
Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan has paid a working visit to Aragatsotn Region, where a regional consultation was held with the participation of Regional Head Sargis Sahakyan, regional divisions
Whether Construction Works Implemented in Karbi Gorge Lawful? (Photos)
18:30 May 21, 2015 | SOS | Aragatsotn
Whether Construction Works Implemented in Karbi Gorge Lawful? (Photos)
Construction works are being carried out in Karbi Gorge, Aragatsots Region, without having relevant environmental expertise opinion this eliminating the local picturesque environment, as Silva Adamyan is beating an alarm signal
Gegharot River Water Again Muddy: Aragats Community Residents Converned: Village Head Sure It's Caused by Snow Melting
16:40 May 20, 2015 | SOS | Aragatsotn
Gegharot River Water Again Muddy: Aragats Community Residents Converned: Village Head Sure It's Caused by Snow Melting
The river of Geghot river, Aragatsotn Region, which supplies water to Aragats community and irrigable land areas of several neighboring communities, have changed and become muddy in recent years.“The residents wondered what was the reason for

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