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Lake Sevan Level Decreased by 1.5 cm during January 2015
14:06 February 27, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Lake Sevan Level Decreased by 1.5 cm during January 2015
During January 2015 the level of Lake Sevan decreased by 1.5 cm and made up 1900.115 m, the shift in the level accounted for
Nature Protection Ministry Permitted to Prospect Oil and Gas in Sevan Basin
14:32 February 25, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Nature Protection Ministry Permitted to Prospect Oil and Gas in Sevan Basin
The Nature Protection Ministry issued a positive opinion to “Blackstars Energy Armenia” LLC for prospecting oil and gas in
Eventually How Much Water Is Left from Lake Sevan?
12:30 February 24, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Eventually How Much Water Is Left from Lake Sevan?
It’s commonly known that the water let out from Lake Sevan is used to produce electricity in Sevan-Hrazdan cascade. “Sevan-Hrazdan Cascade” CJSC with its seven HPPs was transferred into the ownership of “International Energetic Corporation” CJSC on
Lake Sevan Water Quality Not Favourable for Fish in 2014
14:05 February 18, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Lake Sevan Water Quality Not Favourable for Fish in 2014
In 2014 the quality of Lake Sevan water was not favourable for the fish. Uner the annual certificate of “Environmental Impact Monitoring Center” of Nature Protection Ministry for 2014, the concentrations
Lake Sevan Water Balance Element and Level Change Dynamics for 2002-2014
13:03 February 17, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Lake Sevan Water Balance Element and Level Change Dynamics for 2002-2014
Recently a number of news websites have published articles about the changes in Lake Sevan level, magnitude of lake balance components, forecasts about
Reservoir Fullness To Be Within Standards This Year
17:49 February 11, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Reservoir Fullness To Be Within Standards This Year
As compared with the last year, the level of Lake Sevan has decreased by 5 cm and currently makes up 1900.13 m, as Levon Azizyan, Head of Hydrology
Geologist Sure No Oil To Be Found in Lake Sevan Basin
14:41 February 11, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Geologist Sure No Oil To Be Found in Lake Sevan Basin
Hrachya Avagyan, Dr. in Geological Sciences, is sure that no oil will be prospected in Lake Sevan basin. “The whole basin of Lake Sevan has lava origin. I don’t think an oil mine will be prospected. Still in the Soviet
Climate Changes Can Adversely Affect on Water Balance of Lake Sevan: Specialist
16:23 February 10, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Climate Changes Can Adversely Affect on Water Balance of Lake Sevan: Specialist
Evelina Ghukasyan, Director of Hydroecology and Ichthyology Institute of NAS RA, forecasts no increase in Lake Sevan level for 2015 due to climate changes. “Climate changes can extremely
Lake Sevan Level Increase Dynamics Evaluation In 2002-2013
17:16 February 09, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Lake Sevan Level Increase Dynamics Evaluation In 2002-2013
Since 2008 the process of increasing Lake Sevan level has been suspended based on different reasons and substantiations.
Sevan Committee' Refusal to Answer Enquiry on Amulsar Project is Violation of Armenian Legislation
13:44 February 06, 2015 | Sevan | Vayots dzor
Sevan Committee' Refusal to Answer Enquiry on Amulsar Project is Violation of Armenian Legislation
The Scientific-Expert Committee on Lake Sevan Preservation refused to provide EcoLur the text of the positive opinion on Amulsar project issued in 2014. The substantiation of this refusal doesn’t comply with the essence of the enquiry
Oil and Gas To Be Prospected in Sevan
12:30 February 03, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Oil and Gas To Be Prospected in Sevan
“Blackstars Energy Armenia” LLC intends to prospect oil and gas in the littoral areas of Sevan. Now the Nature Protection Ministry is conducting
Lake Sevan Endangered with Mercury Pollution
17:30 January 23, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Lake Sevan Endangered with Mercury Pollution
Lake Sevan in endangered with mercury pollution. Mercury demonstrations were detected in the upper reach of Masrik river basin flowing into Lake Sevan in the area
Vache Gabrielyan – Chairman of Board of Trustees at Sevan Trout Reserve Recovery and Fish Breeding Foundation
15:59 January 23, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Vache Gabrielyan – Chairman of Board of Trustees at Sevan Trout Reserve Recovery and Fish Breeding Foundation
According to the resolution of the Armenian Government, Vache Gabrielyan – Minister of International Economic Integration and Reforms, has been appointed
Akunq Village Landlord Deprived of Opportunity To Take Part in Tsarasar Gold Mine Hearings
17:07 January 22, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Akunq Village Landlord Deprived of Opportunity To Take Part in Tsarasar Gold Mine Hearings Video
On 16 January 2015 the public hearings on the environmental impact assessment of Tsarasar gold mining project were held at Akunq Rural Municipality submitted by “Armenian International Gold” LLC.
Gegamet Plus Now Wants to Develop Shorzha Troctolite and Peridotite Mine
18:10 January 20, 2015 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Gegamet Plus Now Wants to Develop Shorzha Troctolite and Peridotite Mine
Under the project, Shorzha Troctolite and Peridotite mine is located in the area of Tchambarak Village, Gegharkounik Region, which occupies an area of 2.65 ha. The mine has potential balance reserved to produce cement material. The mine is planned to
Environmentalists about Achievements and Failures for 2014, As Well As Expectations from 2015
16:13 December 29, 2014 | Sevan | Gegharkunik | Syunik
Environmentalists about Achievements and Failures for 2014, As Well As Expectations from 2015 Video
How the environmental public assesses 2014 and what are their expectations from 2015? EcoLur had an interview with Silva Adamyan, Chairman of “Center for Bird Lovers” NGO, Arsen Gasparyan – Chairman of “Association of Young Biologists” NGO and Levon Galstyan, member of Pan-Armenian Environmental Front.
Nature Protection Minister's Final Press Conference for 2014: Lake Sevan, Part 3
14:10 December 24, 2014 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Nature Protection Minister's Final Press Conference for 2014: Lake Sevan, Part 3 Video
The Nature Protection Minister stated that the level of Lake Sevan as of 21.12.2014 made up 1900.13 meters, which is lower by 4 cm as compared with the last year (1900.17m).
“Lake Sevan, Gegharkounik Region, Littoral Area representatives Complaint Addressed to EBRD and IFC
13:16 December 11, 2014 | Sevan | Gegharkunik | Syunik | Vayots dzor
“Lake Sevan, Gegharkounik Region, Littoral Area representatives Complaint Addressed to EBRD and IFC
The opinion says that the project area is a direct impact zone of Lake Sevan (requirement 1: “RA Law “On Lake Seva”, Article 8 says that the zone of direct impact of Lake Sevan basin is an object of special regulation, and when implementing
Ministry of Nature Protection Confiscated 50 Whitefish
18:38 December 09, 2014 | Sevan | Gegharkunik | Yerevan
Ministry of Nature Protection Confiscated 50 Whitefish
On 8 December Nature Protection Ministry employees detected cases of illegal whitefish
Soil Managers Getting Nearer and Nearer to Lake Sevan
16:32 December 09, 2014 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Soil Managers Getting Nearer and Nearer to Lake Sevan
The Nature Protection Ministry issued a positive opinion to the geological prospecting of Masrik gold mine, Gegharkounik Region, submitted by “Alluvial Gold Mining” CJSC

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