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Armenia Facing Threat of Losing Drinking Water
17:10 October 15, 2014 | Water
Armenia Facing Threat of Losing Drinking Water
The new residential areas in Armenia may get deprived of their drinking water, which include a number of residential areas in Artik, Akhuryan, Maralik, Armavir, Vgharshapat and Ararat. The reason is the irrational use
Environmentalist Calling for Government To Recognize Area of Armash Lakes as Specially Protected Area of Nature
19:03 October 10, 2014 | Water | Ararat
Environmentalist Calling for Government To Recognize Area of Armash Lakes as Specially Protected Area of Nature Video
“The problem started when Gili Lake was dried in the Soviet period and all the water bird species living in Gili Lake moved to Armash artificial lakes,” Silva Adamyan noted and added that many species in Armash created colonies. Specialists from the different parts of the world arrive at the area of Armash lakes to study
Water Resources Management in Armenia Implemented Irrationally
12:43 October 08, 2014 | Water | Ararat
Water Resources Management in Armenia Implemented Irrationally Video
The water in Armenia is used irrationally, as First Nature Protection Minister Simon Papyan told EcoLur. “Here malfunction both the competent body – Nature Protection Ministry, which implements the management of water resources, and the State Committee on Water Industry, which
Martziget1 SHPP To Be Operated Soon (Photo)
11:56 October 08, 2014 | Water | Lori
Martziget1 SHPP To Be Operated Soon (Photo)
The police interrogated me for every word I said. I’m sick and tired of all this: I’m gonna leave here. You will see
Martz Village Drinking Water Springs Dried Out
16:39 October 07, 2014 | Water | Lori
Martz Village Drinking Water Springs Dried Out
The springs of the drinking water in Martz Village, Lori Region, have dried out, as the villagers told EcoLur. The problem with the drinking water arose still
Over 60 Percent Bird Wildlife On Verge of Extinction Due to Lack of Water (Photos)
17:36 October 06, 2014 | Water | Ararat
Over 60 Percent Bird Wildlife On Verge of Extinction Due to Lack of Water (Photos) Video
'Many lakes in Armash are dried down nowadays and are used as agricultural land areas. If this tendency continues, over 60% of our bird wildlife will get
՛Who Has Had A Bellyful of Lake Sevan: Government for Lake Sevan, Us for Lake Sevan or Sevan for Us?՛ (Photos)
16:16 October 02, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Gegharkunik | Kotayk
՛Who Has Had A Bellyful of Lake Sevan: Government for Lake Sevan, Us for Lake Sevan or Sevan for Us?՛ (Photos)
“On Saturday, at 18:30, guys on Jeeps arrived and stated all that a little amount of water will be let out of Lake Sevan allegedly to irrigate the arid land areas in Ararat Valley. It amused
Nature Protection Ministry Liquidated Illegal Deep Well by "Vahe-Vach" LLC
13:51 October 01, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Armavir
Nature Protection Ministry Liquidated Illegal Deep Well by "Vahe-Vach" LLC Video
On 30 September the working group of Nature Protection Ministry liquidated the illegal deep well with the capacity of 165 l/sec operating by "Vahe-Vach" LLC
In Which Countries ADB Wants to Use Armenian Experience in Water Field?
13:30 October 01, 2014 | Water
In Which Countries ADB Wants to Use Armenian Experience in Water Field?
The Asian Developmen Bank (ADB) wants to use the Armenian experience in the field of water also in other countries, as Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department Yesim M. Elhan-Kayalar noted during his meeting
Shengavit 11 Street At Last Had Water after 43 Days
17:02 September 30, 2014 | Water | Yerevan
Shengavit 11 Street At Last Had Water after 43 Days
Verin Shengavit 11 Street, Yerevan City, was deprived of water for 43 days, but eventually this problem was solved and the residents currently have water
Public Calling for ADB to Work Transparently Particularly in Regard with Sevan-Hrazdan Cascade Funding
16:19 September 29, 2014 | Water | Yerevan
Public Calling for ADB to Work Transparently Particularly in Regard with Sevan-Hrazdan Cascade Funding
The public is calling for Asian Development Bank (ADB) to work transparently, particularly in regard with the funding of Sevan-Hrazdan Cascade and adding that Lake Sevan is number one environmental problem for Armenia.This problem was discussed at the meeting
What New Sources Will Territorial Administration Ministry Exploit?
17:44 September 26, 2014 | Water | Ararat | Armavir | Shirak
What New Sources Will Territorial Administration Ministry Exploit?
In reply, Public Relations Department of Territorial Administration Ministry informed EcoLur, “”The governmental resolution you mentioned is
Another Official From Water Resources Dismissed
17:12 September 26, 2014 | Water
Another Official From Water Resources Dismissed
Under Armenian PM Hovik Abrahamyan’s decision, Adibek Ghazaryan, Director of “Water Industry
Large Negative Balance of Lake Sevan To Be Recorded At End of 2014
15:18 September 24, 2014 | Water | Gegharkunik
Large Negative Balance of Lake Sevan To Be Recorded At End of 2014 Video
At the end of 2014 large negative balance of Lake Sevan will be recorded. “During spring floods the level of Lake Sevan is increased, on average, by 45 cm. This year we
Temperature Increase Rate in Armenia Higher by 20-25% Than Worldwide
14:52 September 24, 2014 | Water
Temperature Increase Rate in Armenia Higher by 20-25% Than Worldwide Video
“The temperature rate increase in Armenia is faster by 20-25% than worldwide. The global temperature worldwide has increased by 0.8 degree, while the rate for Armenia is over 1 degree
Global Warming Gave Hardest Hit to Water Resources in Armenia
13:11 September 23, 2014 | Water
Global Warming Gave Hardest Hit to Water Resources in Armenia Video
The global warming in Armenia has the worst scenario. The first and the worst hit was given to the water resources. At EcoLur Press Club and Zaruhi Petrosyan, Head of Metereological Center of Hydromet
ADB Supports Road and Water Sector Sustainability in Armenia
15:14 September 19, 2014 | Water | Yerevan
ADB Supports Road and Water Sector Sustainability in Armenia
According to The Asian Development Bank (ADB) official web site, ADB approved a $49 million loan and a technical assistance grant of $900,000 to support the sustainability of Armenia’s road and water sectors
“Arpi Litch” National Park Converting into Reservoir
11:47 September 19, 2014 | Water | Shirak
“Arpi Litch” National Park Converting into Reservoir
“Khazer” NGO is beating an alarm signal that Arpi Lake is planned to be used as a reservoir. The NGO has addressed a letter to the public council established by the Nature Protection Minister, which says, “From 1946 to 1951 Arpi Lake
Official Drought in Ararat, Hrazdan and Akhuryan Basin Management Areas
18:04 September 17, 2014 | Water | Ararat
Official Drought in Ararat, Hrazdan and Akhuryan Basin Management Areas
The Armenian Government has official declared about lack of water in Ararat, Hrazdan and Akhuryan basin management areas reasoning it with the clash of interests
Teghut Mine Still Not Developed But Shnogh River in Disastrous Situation
15:27 September 17, 2014 | Water | Lori
Teghut Mine Still Not Developed But Shnogh River in Disastrous Situation Video
Under the data by “Environmental Impact Monitoring Center” of Nature Protection Minister, the pollution of the Shnogh River, Lori region, is classified under

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