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14:38 September 13, 2016 | SOS | Aragatsotn
The Pan-Armenian Environmental Front has disseminated a press release and photos, which show how "Aragats-1" SHPP has dried out the Gegharot River
40 Hunting Places To Operate in Regions of Armenia
18:34 August 18, 2016 | Officials | Aragatsotn | Ararat | Armavir | Kotayk | Lori | Shirak | Syunik | Tavush | Vayots dzor
In line with the governmental resolution dated on 18 August 2016 40 hunting places will operate in 10 regions of Armenia. According to the rationale
“Aragats 1” SHPP: Monitoring Results
19:37 May 02, 2016 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Aragatsotn
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 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
“Amberd 1” and “Amberd 2” SHPP Monitoring Results (Photos)
17:12 September 28, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Aragatsotn
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.
Experts Issued Negative Opinion to Tukhmanuk Mining Project
13:13 September 09, 2015 | Mining | Aragatsotn
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
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
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
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
“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
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

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