19:43 December 10, 2014 | SOS | KotaykSOS: Garni Gorge Jeopardized
Garni Gorge is under the threat of getting extinct, as Garni villagers, Kotayk Region, are beating an alarm signal. The reason is the construction
13:47 December 10, 2014 | SOS | KotaykGarni Residents Complaining Against SHPP
Right now we received an alarm signal from Garni villagers, who have walked out to express their complaint. Today, on December 10, at 14:00, Garni villagers
13:31 October 23, 2014 | Officials | Gegharkunik | KotaykWhy Sevan Water Flooded Jrarat Houses: State Committee on Water Industry Replying
The Chairman of State Committee on Water Industry Vahe Hakobyan replied to EcoLur’s letter in regard with the emergency in Jrarat Village because of water outlets from Lake Sevan
17:15 October 13, 2014 | Officials | Kotayk | Lori | Shirak | SyunikFour Regions in Armenia Vulnerable In Viewpoint of Natural Disasters
13 October – International Day for Disaster Reduction was marked in Yerevan with the launch of “Reducing Risks in Armenia” project. The aim of this
16:16 October 02, 2014 | Sevan | Ararat | Gegharkunik | Kotayk՛Who Has Had A Bellyful of Lake Sevan: Government for Lake Sevan, Us for Lake Sevan or Sevan for Us?՛ (Photos)
“On Saturday, at 18:30, guys on Jeeps arrived and stated all that a little amount of water will be let out of Lake Sevan allegedly to irrigate the arid land areas in Ararat Valley. It amused
16:02 September 30, 2014 | Sevan | Gegharkunik | KotaykWho Bears Responsibility for Flooding Villages with Water from Lake Sevan?
In regard with the emergency – flooding of houses and agricultural land areas in Jrarat Village, Kotayk Region, and Ddmashen, Gegharkounik Region, because of unprecedented water out lets from Lake Sevan, EcoLur addressed an enquiry to Vahe Hakobyan, Chairman of the State Committee on Water Industry. The enquiry says
13:14 September 29, 2014 | Officials | Ararat | Gegharkunik | Kotayk | Syunik“Khosrov Forest” State Reserve and “Sevan” National Park – Richest in Red-Listed Species
The richest sanctuaries in Armenian red-listed species are “Khosrov Forest” State Reserve and “Sevan” National Park, where 97 red-listed species of
16:49 August 29, 2014 | Officials | Gegharkunik | Kotayk | Syunik | Vayots dzorArmenian Government Recognized Eminent Domain over Land Areas in 43 Communities in Four Regions
On 28 August the Armenian Government recognized eminent domain over the land areas in dozens of communities in four regions of Armenia. The purpose of this eminent domain is
14:08 July 29, 2014 | SOS | Aragatsotn | Kotayk | ShirakNew Water Reservoirs To Be Constructed, When Existing Reservoirs Can't Keep Water
The employees of the Ministry for Emergency States (MES) found out during their examinations that a number of water reservoirs in Armenia have a serious problem with keeping water and targetful
14:22 July 02, 2014 | Officials | Kotayk“AM-ESKA” LLC To Deal with Tire Recycling
The government will issue a license to “AM-ESKA” LLC for the recycling, neutralization, transportation and installation of hazardous wastes. The executive will adopt this decision at
13:53 June 24, 2014 | Forest | Aragatsotn | Kotayk | Vayots dzorDangerous To Access Forest
To avoid any poisoning 25 days after the end of the chemical measures, it’s strictly prohibited for people and animals to access...
16:15 June 12, 2014 | Officials | Gegharkunik | Kotayk | Syunik | Vayots dzorEminent Domain To Be Recognized Over A Number of Objects For Construction of Electrical Communication Line of Hrazdan TTP
2760 trees will be cut down in the section next to Kamo substation (Gavar Town). The total area of tree felling is 13800 square meters
17:27 June 11, 2014 | Sevan | Gegharkunik | Kotayk | Syunik | Vayots dzorHrazdan TPP Electrical Communication Line Rehabilitation Project Has High Environmental Risks
Under the project, the high-voltage electrical communication line will be completely rehabilitated from Hrazdan substation to...
16:04 April 25, 2014 | Sevan | KotaykMovses Manukyan: Marmarik Reservoir Is Empty As It was
The photo shows semi-full Marmarik reservoir on 25.04.2014. On 2 May 2012 it was officially put into operation by Serzh Sargsyan. The aim of this reservoir is...
15:48 April 10, 2014 | Water | KotaykGoght River in Crisis
The SHPPs pipe a total river area of 5900 meters, which makes up 36.875% of the river
11:58 March 31, 2014 | Officials | KotaykTree Planting Near Reserve
On 28 March Aram Harutyunyan, Nature Protection Minister of Armenia, on Thursday paid a working visit to “Khosrov Forest” State Reserve with Bradley Busetto, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative in Armenia. The parties recorded that...
22:59 February 21, 2014 | Biodiversity | Kotayk | SyunikFrom Khosrov Reserve to Meghri: Developing Ecotourism in Specially Protected Areas
Today we have established an approach, which will enable implementing sustainable and competitive tourism development in specially protected areas through ...
13:18 February 12, 2014 | Mining | Kotayk412 For and 1 Against: Meghradzor Villagers Support New Project of Meghradzor Gold Dressing Plant
On February 11 the public hearings for the new project of Meghradzor gold dressing plant were held in Meghradzor community, Kotayk Region. The project had been submitted by...
11:03 February 05, 2014 | Officials | KotaykNew Public Hearings of Meghradzor Gold Dressing Plant Appointed
The public hearings of the new project for Meghradzor gold dressing plant have been appointed, which will be held on ...
14:53 February 03, 2014 | Mining | Kotayk'Meghradzor Gold' Proposing New Way of Extracting Meghradzor Gold
'Meghradzor Gold' LLC intends to extract gold from Meghradzor gold mine with gravitational and flotation methods. The capacity of the ore dressing facility will make up...