16:12 August 14, 2014 | SOS | AraratHeap Leach Facility Polluting Ararat Artesian Basin
Under the official data of the Ministry for Emergency States, this tailing dump with the projected capacity of 12 million cum was already full of the tails of
14:50 August 14, 2014 | Officials | Ararat | ArmavirNew Illegal Well Liquidated in Noramarg, Two Entities Imposed Fines of 3,200,000 AMD
In July the working group formed by the Nature Protection Minister liquidated the illegal deep well with the capacity of 120 l/s in the fish farm
13:27 August 13, 2014 | Officials | Ararat | ArmavirNature Protection Ministry Assisted by NSN, Police and Prosecutor’s Office in Liquidating Illegal Wells
“The water used in Ararat and Armavir regions is more than permissible,” Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan
12:27 August 04, 2014 | Officials | AraratLiquidation of Illegal Well in Noramarg Helps to Save 2.5 Million Cum Water
On 29 July 2014 the liquidation works of an illegal deep well with 80 l/s capacity was launched in Noramarg community, Ararat Region, which will enable to save
17:42 July 29, 2014 | Water | Ararat | ArmavirStatement to Donor Organizations in Regard with Problem of Ararat Valley Groundwater
We do think that international donor organizations should carry out an audit and detect people in charge of this disaster, should not allow
15:48 July 18, 2014 | Officials | Ararat | ArmavirGovernment Found Recently: Ararat Artesian Basin Polluted
Over 5O% of the groundwater sources in Armenia is concentrated in the artesian basin in Ararat Valley and has significant resources for the economic
13:52 July 17, 2014 | Officials | Ararat | ArmavirNature Protection Minister: Fish Farmers’ Interests To Be Taken into Consideration When Solving Problem with Water in Ararat Valley
Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan informed that the Armenian Government has taken projected actions to solve the problem of decreased
14:29 July 16, 2014 | Forest | AraratSee Trees Felled Down Under Sanitary Felling
These shots were made in Berqanush Village, Ararat Region. The pictures show that tall and strong trees have been felled down. We don’t
14:07 July 16, 2014 | Water | Ararat | ArmavirOfficial: No Water Getting Out of Armenia
The water doesn’t flow out of Armenia. It sometimes happens during spring floods, as we don’t have so many reservoirs to keep these water, but this year particularly and in general the water doesn’t
13:33 July 16, 2014 | SOS | Ararat | ArmavirDesertification in Armenia Will Lead To Starvation
80% of Armenia is exposed to desertification, while around 30% of the area is under the hazard of desertification, as land specialist Ashot Khoyetsyan beat an alarm signal in his
14:44 July 15, 2014 | Sevan | Ararat | Armavir | GegharkunikSilva Adamyan: No Way to Take Sevan Water to Villagers
The state of water in the communities of Ararat Valley continues to be poor. The Coordinator of Public Environmental Alliance Silva Adamyan said about it at the discussion of EcoLur’s “Biblical Disaster” Film. He mentioned
14:11 July 14, 2014 | SOS | Ararat | ArmavirWhat Has the Government Done to Solve Problem with Water in Ararat Valley?
Whatever is going on in the artesian valley of Ararat is a crime: this is how Pan-Armenian Environmental Front member Levon Galstyan qualified the exhaustion of underground water resources in Ararat Valley at
13:45 July 11, 2014 | Sevan | Ararat | Armavir | GegharkunikState Environmental Inspection Hasn't Carried out Inspections in Ararat Valley?
Our Aarhus Center has made an enquiry to Nature Protection Ministry whether water is taken from the wells within standards, whether its gravity or pumping...? No data available. It’s clear if no inspections have been carried out, how are we going to
15:43 July 07, 2014 | Water | Ararat | ArmavirWith One Hand Government Closing Wells and Opening Them With Another Hand
At the end of June the executive adopted a decision to re-develop over 100 wells and allotted 550 million AMD to...
18:15 July 04, 2014 | Sevan | Ararat | Armavir | GegharkunikSeyran Minasyan: Situation in Lake Sevan Drastically Changed
Annually around 7-8 billion cum freshwater water enables up to 8 million people to live in our 30,000 sq. km. This is our vital territory, but 3 million of us can’t use these 8 billion cum properly. If we take the report of the State Committee on Water Industry for 2013, we can see water loss of 80%, and as achievement
15:18 July 04, 2014 | Sevan | Ararat | Armavir | Gegharkunik“Biblical Disaster” Film Already Available On Internet
“Biblical Disaster” film is already available on the internet. The film present the problem of Ararat Valley and Lake Sevan, how water
15:06 July 04, 2014 | Sevan | Ararat | Armavir | Gegharkunik | Yerevan"Byblical Disaster" Film Premiere
On June 4 the premiere and discussions of “Biblical Disaster” film shot by EcoLur Informational NGO was held at EcoLur Press Club. The film shows what has actually happened in Ararat Valley, why several villages in Ararat and Armavir regions are left without
11:35 July 03, 2014 | FILMS | Ararat | Armavir | Gegharkunik | YerevanNew Film about Disaster in Ararat Valley and Lake Sevan: Premere at EcoLur
The criminal activities of the government towards water resources lead to the disaster in Ararat Valley. The Ararat Valley is already using its irrecoverable water resources. The Nature Protection Ministry has issued water usage
12:38 June 27, 2014 | Officials | Ararat | ArmavirAutomatic Management System for Aratat Valley Water Use To Be Introduced
On 26 June the Armenian Government approved the draft resolution...
15:03 June 17, 2014 | Biodiversity | Ararat | ArmavirArmenian Valley in Net of Fish Tycoons (Photo Report)
Ararat Valley, which has a strategic significance for Armenia, currently turns out to be in the net of...