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Meliq Village: Reservoir on Waste Deposit?
November 07, 2012 at 13:02 | Mining | Aragatsotn
The representative of MegoGold Company Henrikh Mkrtchyan proposed Meliq villagers to construct a reservoir on the waste deposit instead of reclaiming. This proposal was made in the course of
Environmental Disaster in Meliq Village
November 02, 2012 at 17:43 | Mining | Aragatsotn
The villagers have several times complained of the violations and damage, that the heavy machinery owned by MegoGold Company destroys their roads. Nevertheless, competent officials didn’t pay
Tailing Dump To Be Constructed in Meliq Village, 9-magnitude Seismic Zone
October 29, 2012 at 17:35 | Mining | Aragatsotn
The official website of Nature Protection Ministry informs that “MegoGold” LLC intends to construct a tailing dump in the territory of 7 ha in Meliq village (Aragatsotn Region), a 9-magnitude seismic zone. Public hearings on the tailing dump project will be held in the administration building of Meliq Village at 12:00 p.m. on 30 November
March 30, 2011 | Forest | Aragatsotn | Armavir | Vayots dzor
On March 26 the territory adjacent to Ohanavan Village, Aragatsotn Region, was on fire. 6000 square meters of grass cover and 20 apple trees, co-owned by H. Poghosyan and G. Mirzoyan, has been burnt down.
GOVERNMENT HAS NO FUNDS TO DEVELOP FORESTRY MANAGEMENT PLANS
March 28, 2011 | Officials | Aragatsotn | Kotayk | Shirak | Yerevan
Governmental bodies don’t pay attention to forest problems which are of strategic significance for Armenia. This is evidenced by the fact that the Government doesn’t finance development of forestry management plans.