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THREE DUSTIEST CITIES IN ARMENIA
February 02, 2011 | Air | Ararat | Kotayk | Shirak
THREE DUSTIEST CITIES IN ARMENIA
Three dustiest cities in Armenia are Ararat, Hrazdan and Gyumri.
PARADOXES IN NATURE PROTECTION MINISTRY
January 25, 2011 | Air
PARADOXES IN NATURE PROTECTION MINISTRY
Nevertheless, the Armenian team having received international recognition which has been dealing with climate change issues for more than 10 years turns out be beheaded.
January 25, 2011 | Air
MOST POLLUTED REGIONS IN YEREVAN – CENTER AND SHENGAVIT
The most polluted regions in Yerevan are Center and Shengavit. In these regions, the air most contains dust and nitrogen dioxide.
EACH FIFTH PERSON TO STARVE ON EARTH IN 2020
January 21, 2011 | Air
EACH FIFTH PERSON TO STARVE ON EARTH IN 2020
Scientists have come to a conclusion that already in 2020 emission of greenhouse gases into atmosphere will bring to deficit in food products. As a result each fifth person on the planet will be starving.
GLOBAL WARMING TO RESULT IN WATER RESOURCE DECREASE BY 6-8% BY 2030
January 21, 2011 | Air
GLOBAL WARMING TO RESULT IN WATER RESOURCE DECREASE BY 6-8% BY 2030
Due to global warming water resources will decrease by 6-8% by 2030. At present Main environmental problem in Armenia is Lake Sevan ecosystem recovery.
January 20, 2011 | Air
SCIENTISTS CLAIM TO CRATE RAIN IN ARAB DESERT
A secret scientific program to control the weather has seen artificially created storms rain down in Abu Dhabi, says an article posted on Aol News.
AIR TEMPERATURE IN ARMENIA TO INCREASE BY 40С AFTER 90 YEARS
January 17, 2011 | Air
AIR TEMPERATURE IN ARMENIA TO INCREASE BY 40С AFTER 90 YEARS
According to the studies of meteorological data, temperature average increase in Armenia made up 0.850C in Armenia in recent 80 years, while the amount of annual precipitation was reduced by 6%
GYUMRI AMONG ARMENIA’S DUSTIEST CITIES
January 13, 2011 | Air
GYUMRI AMONG ARMENIA’S DUSTIEST CITIES
Gyumri, Armenia’s second largest city, is one of the dustiest cities in the country, the RA Statistical Service reported, referring to the RA Ministry of Nature Protection.
CLIMATE CHANGES: PERSONAL VIEWPOINT BY YEREVAN STATE CHAMBER THEATER GENERAL DIRECTOR ARS YERNJAKYAN
January 12, 2011 | Air
CLIMATE CHANGES: PERSONAL VIEWPOINT BY YEREVAN STATE CHAMBER THEATER GENERAL DIRECTOR ARS YERNJAKYAN
But we forget how small our planet is where a spacecraft can round the whole planet for 45 minutes. That is we live in a microenvironment and everything going on in Spain may happen in Armenia even tomorrow.
WEATHER ABNORMALITIES OF 2010
January 10, 2011 | Air
WEATHER ABNORMALITIES OF 2010
The year 2010 was rich with weather abnormalities. In winter the temperature was above norm by 5-7 degrees whereas sediments were below the norm.
POPULATION RISK GROUPS TO BE FIRST TO SUFFER FROM CLIMATE CHANGES
December 17, 2010 | Air
POPULATION RISK GROUPS TO BE FIRST TO SUFFER FROM CLIMATE CHANGES
Specialists have estimated that average annual temperature increase will make up +1,3 degrees (from +0,6 degrees to maximum +2,1 degrees). Annual precipitation in our country will reduce by 3% by 2030 and by 10% by 2100.
WORLD MAIN SECURITIES TOOK EARTH UNDER THEIR PROTECTION
December 13, 2010 | Air
WORLD MAIN SECURITIES TOOK EARTH UNDER THEIR PROTECTION
The international Climate Change international conference held in Mexican Cancun City adopted an actions plan against global warming.
AGAIN BAD SMELL AT NUBARASHEN WASTE BURIAL SITE
November 25, 2010 | Air
AGAIN BAD SMELL AT NUBARASHEN WASTE BURIAL SITE
Recovery work at Nubarashen waste burial site has been conducted in an inappropriate manner. As a result, the waste burial site against smells bad …
JERMUK BOTCHED MOSQUITO CLEAN-UP COSTS TAXPAYERS MILLIONS
November 23, 2010 | Air
JERMUK BOTCHED MOSQUITO CLEAN-UP COSTS TAXPAYERS MILLIONS
The fact that chlorofos was a banned toxin wasn’t taken into account by the Vayots Dzor authorities and it included in the list of materials to be used in the technical specs, as a condition of the tender bid. Furthermore, in the three documents for the delivery-acceptance of the work, the Regional Authority has considered the project using chlorofos as completed. 2.3 million AMD of chlorofos was purchased; a large expenditure for a banned insecticide.
PEOPLE SUFFOCATE WITH SMOKE, BUT EMISSIONS WITHIN STANDARDS
November 01, 2010 | Air
PEOPLE SUFFOCATE WITH SMOKE, BUT EMISSIONS WITHIN STANDARDS
“I’ve got problems with my throat, I’m a sportsman…but now I’m suffocating, while my throat’s burning…”
NEW ECOLOGIC THREAT HANGS OVER ALAVERDI
October 18, 2010 | Air
NEW ECOLOGIC THREAT HANGS OVER ALAVERDI
A new threat hanged over the Armenian town of Alaverdi, the ecology of which is in a deplorable state.
“SHOGH” OIL AND GHEE FACTORY FINED 100,000 AMD
September 29, 2010 | Air
“SHOGH” OIL AND GHEE FACTORY FINED 100,000 AMD
The operation of “Shogh” oil and ghee factory has stopped until 18 September as certain actions are taken to correct the drawbacks revealed.
“SHOGH” FACTORY MAKES EXTRA INCOME AT EXPENSE OF CHARBAKH RESIDENTS
September 24, 2010 | Air
“SHOGH” FACTORY MAKES EXTRA INCOME AT EXPENSE OF CHARBAKH RESIDENTS
The “Heritage” faction deputy Anahit Bakhshyan has received a letter from 167 residents from Charbakh quarter of Shengavit administrative territory who complain about smells emitted by “Shogh” oil and ghee factory. In this regard the deputy has sent an enquiry to the Nature Protection Ministry.
CLOSING MOUTH WITH KERCHIEFS IN ORDER NOT TO BREATHE OXYGEN
September 02, 2010 | Air
CLOSING MOUTH WITH KERCHIEFS IN ORDER NOT TO BREATHE OXYGEN
Emissions sulphur dioxide has the biggest contribution, 99,4 %, in the pollution of atmosphere in Alaverdi. Carcinogenic admixture contains lead, copper, arsenic, zinc and magnesium…
July 09, 2010 | Air
CHECKS FINISHED
. State Environmental Inspection has revealed many violations of illegal use of bioresources, waste disposal etc, adopted 24 administrative decision in the amount of 1,81 mln USD, as well as calculated the damage caused to nature in the amount of 3.223 mln USD.

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