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18:04 September 12, 2014 | Biodiversity | TavushIllegal Tree Felling In Dilijan National Park
From 02.09.2014 to 12.09.2014 “Dilijan” National Park SNCO employees detected cases of illegal forest felling
16:45 September 11, 2014 | Biodiversity | YerevanNumber of Trees Reduced in EIA of Yerevan Road Construction Project
Under the program, 85 land areas will be project affected, thus including 70 households and an area of 26,580.38 m2. Because of the road construction, different sorts of vegetable loss will annually account for 588.648 kg, 3603 fruit trees and bushes will be affected, together with 274 timber trees and 188 decorative trees
14:27 August 29, 2014 | Biodiversity"Save Wolves" Group Members Demanding To Stop Massacre of Wolves
Save Wolves" Group member Silva Adamyan is worried about Nature Protection Minister’s order on amateur hunting, which doesn’t limit the number
14:12 August 28, 2014 | BiodiversityNature Protection Ministry: Increase in Number of Wolves, Jackals, Ravens and Magpies Causing Serious Environmental Problems
The Nature Protection Ministry has responded to EcoLur’s article entitled “Whether Unlimited Hunting of Ravens, Magpies, Wolves, and Jackals Permissible?” and sent the following reply
18:06 August 26, 2014 | BiodiversityForest Information Management System Planned To Be Introduced into Armenia
The GIZ intends to cooperate with Nature Protection Ministry in applying the forest information management system and other innovative methods. In this regard
13:55 August 25, 2014 | BiodiversityWhether Unlimited Hunting of Ravens, Magpies, Wolves, and Jackals Permissible?
Upon Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan’s order, hunting is permitted starting from 21 August. The list includes 9 species of birds and mammals
22:21 August 22, 2014 | Biodiversity | SyunikMeghrasar Mine In Territory of "Arevik" National Park?
Levon Galstyan mentioned that he searched and saw that the mine area is included in the territory of “Arevik” National Park
15:16 August 19, 2014 | Biodiversity | GegharkunikWhether Sevan Crawfish Can Digest Artificial Forage Surplus?
In the frames of trout fish reserve recovery and fish breeding project in Lake Sevan it's planned to grow endemic fish trout in Lake Sevan in cage nets with
14:34 August 18, 2014 | BiodiversityDeath of Pigs Recorded in Armenia Because of African Plague
Death of pigs because of African plague has been recorded not only in the specially protected areas, but also in the whole territory of the Republic of Armenia. The number of rabbits has
13:36 August 13, 2014 | Biodiversity | TavushTree Planting in 5 Acre of Dilijan National Park
Five acre of tree planting was carried out in May-June 2014 in four sections of Dilijan National Park, as
12:25 August 13, 2014 | Biodiversity | GegharkunikNature Protection Ministry Won’t Refuse from Artificial Fish Breeding Project in Lake Sevan
There are scientists, who say that the artificial forage doesn’t pose any hazard, while the additional forage can’t be used by the crawfish, i.e. the whole forage will be used
13:32 August 11, 2014 | BiodiversityHrazdan TPP Old Line Should Be Left in Development Till Settling Karabagh Issue
“Red-listed species have been detected, but they are not affected: 2760 trees and 3000 bushes and other plants will be destroyed, while the total pecuniary damage has been estimated in the amount of 2,217,600 AMD.”
11:25 August 07, 2014 | Biodiversity | Gegharkunik15 Million Young Fish To Let out into Lake Sevan In Frames of Trout Breeding Fish in Sevan
As the official website of the Armenian Government informs around 60 million young fish will be produced in the frames of the complex program
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
17:52 July 21, 2014 | Biodiversity | GegharkunikMass Fish Breeding in Sevan Undermines Biological Pollution
'The danger is that emissions shall be realized on a small part of the lake. If the fish reproducts in natural conditions in the whole lake, such problem
15:18 July 11, 2014 | Biodiversity | TavushCaucasian Red Deer To Promote Ecotourism in Armenia
Caucasian red deer will be bred in “Dilijan” National Park. Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan accompanied by WWF Armenia Head Karen Manvelyan visited the area of the future breeding site in
16:21 July 03, 2014 | Biodiversity | Tavush1,398 Ha Forest Given for Dilijan International School from Dilijan National Park
With the governmental decision 1,392 ha forest-covered territory is taken from the economic zone of Dilijan National Park to accomplish the site
16:33 June 20, 2014 | BiodiversityNew Nursery Yard in Botanical Garden
he nursery yard has been established in the frames of the project funded by WWF Switzerland. The establishment of the nursery yard cost...
15:03 June 17, 2014 | Biodiversity | Ararat | ArmavirArmenian Valley in Net of Fish Tycoons (Photo Report)
Ararat Valley, which has a strategic significance for Armenia, currently turns out to be in the net of...
18:46 June 13, 2014 | BiodiversityEnvironmental Expertise Can’t See Red-Listed Species in Immediate Project Affected Zone
On 12 June the public hearings on the project documents of the rehabilitation of electrical communication line joining Sinuhayr substation to...