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April 21, 2011 | Air | YerevanDUST COVERED GOVERNMENT DECISION NO. 1186
Still in 2008 the Government of Armenia adopted decision no. 1186-N dated on 16 October 2008, which directly refers to the panic of April 20 caused by dust cloud above several regions of Armenia and Yerevan.
April 20, 2011 | Air | YerevanYEREVAN CHOKING: HAPPENED WHAT ENVIRONMENTALISTS WARNED ABOUT
On April 20 from early morning the whole Yerevan City is in fog. People complain of air insufficiency. Nature Protection Ministry Environmental Impact Monitoring Center Representative Seyran Minasyan told EcoLur this is dust from Arabic deserts.
April 20, 2011 | Air | KotaykHRAZDAN RESIDENTS BREATHE IN CEMENT DUST
From the early morning the sky in Hrazdan has been covered with yellow dust and those who called us said they had problems with breathing though they didn’t know whether there was any danger or not.
April 20, 2011 | Air | ArmavirPANIC IN ARMAVIR
From the early morning the people in Armavir are in panic. People come out to street with masks, call to different offices and express their concern with air pollution and overall dust. The whole sity is covered with yellow dust.
April 06, 2011 | AirOZONE LAYER REDUCED
The destruction of ozone layer in the upper layers of the earth’s atmosphere reached record-breaking level, according to World Meteorological Organization
April 04, 2011 | Air | Kotayk | Lori | YerevanIN YEREVAN WE BREATHE IN NITROGEN DIOXIDE, IN GYUMRI – DUST, IN HRAZDAN-CEMENT, IN ALAVERDI – SULPHUR DIOXIDE…
According to the data of automatic devices set up in Yerevan, the atmospheric air samples taken from the territory adjacent to automatic stations, average monthly concentration of nitrogen dioxide exceed maximum permissible concentration by 1,2 times in February 2011
March 31, 2011 | Air | Aragatsotn | Ararat | YerevanMORE THAN 1300 ORGANIZATIONS TO HAVE NEGATIVE INFLUENCE ON ATMOSPHERE
There are more than 1300 organizations in Armenia having bad influence on atmosphere. 522 of these organizations are in Yerevan
March 18, 2011 | AirATMOSPHERIC AIR CONEPT DEFINED
On March 17 Scientific Research Center of environmental Law held public discussions on the draft law “On making amendments and supplements in RA Law on Atmospheric Air”.
March 04, 2011 | Air | Shirak | YerevanBREATHING IN DUST
In 2010 monitoring of air reservoir was conducted in permanent observation sites of Yerevan City, and as a result it turned out that as compared with 2009 annual average concentration of nitrogen dioxide increased by 1.2 times, while ozone - 1.1 times.
February 25, 2011 | AirIMPOSSIBLE TO MEASURE AIR POLLUTION
On February 21 Beijing, capital of China, was covered with thick smoke. This information was disseminated via mignews by the reference to the US Embassy in China which is conducting independent monitoring of air pollution in Beijing. Air pollution has exceeded maximum indicators of measuring devices.
February 02, 2011 | Air | YerevanUNDER OFFICIAL DATA AIR IN YEREVAN NORMAL
In 2010 as compared with December 2009, annual monthly density of nitrogen dioxide in atmospheric air has decreased by 3.1 times.
February 02, 2011 | Air | LoriVANADZOR AND ALAVERDI – MOST ‘DUSTLESS’
As it turns out, the owners of the cleanest air basin in Armenia are Vanadzor and Alaverdi Towns, at least in regard with content of dust.
February 02, 2011 | Air | Ararat | Kotayk | ShirakTHREE DUSTIEST CITIES IN ARMENIA
Three dustiest cities in Armenia are Ararat, Hrazdan and Gyumri.
January 25, 2011 | AirPARADOXES 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 | AirMOST 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.
January 21, 2011 | AirEACH 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.
January 21, 2011 | AirGLOBAL 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 | AirSCIENTISTS 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.
January 17, 2011 | AirAIR 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%
January 13, 2011 | AirGYUMRI 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.