On August, at 19:30, a fire broke out in Ayrivan section of Noratuz Branch of 'Sevan' National Park, which resulted in burning out 150 sq.m. of the dry grass-covered area. The fire was extinguished and no essential damage was caused to the environment.
On 28 August, at 11:42, a new fire spot was detected in 'Khoustoup' Reserve, around 100 sq.m. of grass cover was burnt down east from Khoustoup Mountain.
34 rescuers and 34 employees of 'Zangezour Biosphere Complex' SNCO took part in the firefighting works and the fire was isolated at 16:40. As of 12:00 on 29 August, there were no smoking spots in 'Khoustoup' reserve of 'Zangezour Biosphere Complex' SNCO.
13:33 August 29, 2017