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Communities Adjacent to Lake Sevan - Amulsar Mine Project Affected
17:27 March 26, 2015 | Mining | Gegharkunik | Syunik | Vayots dzor
The fact that open pit mining will be implemented in the drainage basin of Lake Sevan is already an undeniable legal ground to consider the possible impact on Lake Sevan substantiated and to recognize at least the communities adjacent
Spandaryan Reservoir Aid to Lake Sevan Didn't Come True
18:15 March 06, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
In the last four years (2011-2014) the increase in Lake Sevan has been drastically suspended. During these years the lake level increased only by 23 cm, when from 2002 to 2005 the increase accounted for 1.74 m. That is, in the last four years
Most Women in Armenian Villages Harmed with Pests
15:44 March 06, 2015 | SOS | Gegharkunik
Most women in Armenian villages are harmed with pesticides. In rural areas the men have to leave the country in the search for a job, while women have to deal with
Eventually How Much Water Is Left from Lake Sevan?
12:30 February 24, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
It’s commonly known that the water let out from Lake Sevan is used to produce electricity in Sevan-Hrazdan cascade. “Sevan-Hrazdan Cascade” CJSC with its seven HPPs was transferred into the ownership of “International Energetic Corporation” CJSC on
Lake Sevan Water Quality Not Favourable for Fish in 2014
14:05 February 18, 2015 | Officials | Gegharkunik
In 2014 the quality of Lake Sevan water was not favourable for the fish. Uner the annual certificate of “Environmental Impact Monitoring Center” of Nature Protection Ministry for 2014, the concentrations
Nature Protection Ministry Armed
18:07 February 17, 2015 | Officials | Gegharkunik | Kotayk | Shirak | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan submitted for the approval of the Armenian Government a draft resolution on providing guns
Geologist Sure No Oil To Be Found in Lake Sevan Basin
14:41 February 11, 2015 | Mining | Gegharkunik
Hrachya Avagyan, Dr. in Geological Sciences, is sure that no oil will be prospected in Lake Sevan basin. “The whole basin of Lake Sevan has lava origin. I don’t think an oil mine will be prospected. Still in the Soviet
Right to Water Violated in Armenia
14:45 February 10, 2015 | Mining | Gegharkunik | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Mining pollutes rivers, particularly, transboundary Debed, Voghji and Aras rivers. These rivers are polluted by

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