01:56 July 25, 2014 | Biodiversity | LoriStepanavan Dendropark Director Vitaliy Leonovich Officially Awarded for His Merits
EcoLur is congratulating Vitaliy Leonovich and wishes him health, long life in his favourite Stepanavan Dendropark
01:51 July 25, 2014 | Officials | LoriNature Protection Ministry Pleased with Works at Teghout Mine
Nature Protection Minister is pleased with the works carried out at Teghout mine. 'We could eye witness mining process organized with latest technologies in
10:41 July 24, 2014 | Officials | LoriNature Protection Minister Detected that Tchotchkan Tailing Dump Operated with Violations and Drawbacks
During his visit to Lori Region Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan visited the area of Tchotchkan tailing dump owned by 'Akhtala ODC' and detected a
10:24 July 24, 2014 | Mining | LoriArjut Gold Mining Project Not Assess Main Risks
'The project is missing the environmental impact assessment. It doesn't have anything else but impact on atmosphere...There are no studies on flora and fauna, water resources, it's like a master's thesis...This project should have
19:06 July 22, 2014 | Mining | Lori | YerevanArjut Gold Mining Project Poses Risks to Local Drinking Springs
The project says, 'There are many mountainous springs in the studied area of the mine, the water of which is used for drinking. The area also has different miner water springs.' It should be mentioned that the project doesn't assess the risks
12:37 July 21, 2014 | Officials | LoriRA Government to Receive A Negative Decision from Aarhus Convention Compliance Committee Third Time
The fifth session of the meeting of the parties to the Aaurhus Convention took place in Maastricht, Netherlands 29 June-4 July 2014, where Armenia’s failure to comply with the Aarhus Convention and
13:16 July 17, 2014 | Mining | Lori“Teghout” CJSC Inviting for Discussions
“Teghout” CJSC Inviting for Discussions
16:24 July 15, 2014 | Mining | LoriFioletovo Open Pit Gold Mining Project Submitted for Environmental Expertise
Under the project, Fioletovo gold mine demonstration is located in the administrative area of Fioletovo community, Lori Region. The gold concentration in the mines varies from 2.5-
19:26 July 08, 2014 | SOS | LoriHail Damaged Cars, Broke Trees and Roofs
On 7 July the heavy hail caused injuries to people in Vanadzor Town and adjacent areas, Lori Region, as well as it broke trees, destroyed the harvest, broke
13:25 July 07, 2014 | Officials | LoriQuake in Lori and Aragatsotn
On 7 July at 03:08 local time, a quake of 4 magnitude occurred 13 km south-west from Vanadzor Town, its magnitude was ...
11:23 June 30, 2014 | Mining | LoriArjut Community Doesn’t Oppose to Mine Development
Arjut villagers have concerns, in case the mine is developed, they will lose their ...
11:54 June 24, 2014 | Elections...Politics...Ecology | LoriIn Stepanavan Mayor’s Opinion, Minister and Regional Head are Mad to Massacre Trees
Without taking into consideration professionals’ opinions, the trees are cut down in very unprofessional manner, which is carried out in the form of ...
13:43 June 19, 2014 | Forest | LoriDespite End of Pruning Season, Trees Are Kept on Being Pruned in Stepanavan
Despite the end of the pruning season, the trees in Stepanavan are still kept on...
14:30 June 12, 2014 | Water | LoriIf SHPPs Are Constructed, Katchatchkut River To Be in Disastrous Situation
'Sedvi 1' and 'Sedv i2' SHPPs Planned To Be Constructed on 11-kilometer-long Brooklet
11:35 June 06, 2014 | Mining | LoriAspiration System of Alaverdi Copper Smelting Plant With Defaults
Alaverdi residents can see that the 20-meter-long pipes on the top of Koshaberd Mountain 100-meter-long pipes located in the...
13:38 May 13, 2014 | Water | LoriChqnagh River Will Be in Critical Condition Because of SHPPs
“Stepnavavan-2” SHPP is being constructed on this river by “Shumen” LLC, under the project its derivation length will be...
14:20 April 30, 2014 | Water | LoriDsegh Youth: People in Dsegh Drinking Unclean Water
A video has been uploaded on the internet, where Dsegh youth, Lori Region, tell about the current water problems in...
17:18 April 23, 2014 | Mining | LoriSerzh Sargsyan Participated in Teghout Copper and Molybdenum Mine Project Presentation
On 19 April Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan took part in the presentation of Teghout ore dressing plant construction and copper and...
14:58 April 23, 2014 | Water | LoriVahagnadzor Residents Don't Oppose to "Vahagni" SHPP, As They Don't Have Either Land Areas or Need Irrigation Water
In 2014 EcoLur’s journalists held a sociological survey in the community to find out the impact of the SHPP on...
10:48 April 17, 2014 | Water | LoriIf SHPPs Are Constructed, Katchatchkut River To Be in Disastrous Situation
The SHPP construction license expires on 6/21/2013.In case these SHPPs are constructed, Katchatchkut River will be piped for a total area of 6195 meters, which makes up ...