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Around 11 Million AMD Damage Estimated To Be Caused to Environment
June 29, 2018 at 13:36 | Officials | Aragatsotn | Gegharkunik | Lori | Shirak | Syunik | Tavush
RA Nature Protection and Soil Inspection Body detected 12 violations from 18 June to 22 June as a result of their inspections, visits, accepted reports. Administrative proceedings have been carried out in
Illegal Tree Felling in Artsvaberd
June 28, 2018 at 18:38 | Officials | Tavush
From May to 26 June Arthur S., Pargev A. and Sasun Gh. Illegally cut down 70 trees of different diameters and species in the area called “Turkish Gorge” in Artsvaberd forestry enterprise
Abuses in Dilijan National Park SNCO: Criminal Case Initiated
June 21, 2018 at 16:02 | Officials | Tavush
Dilijan Criminal Investigative Unit of Tavush Regional Investigative Department of RA Criminal Investigative department is carrying out an investigation to find out all the circumstances of embezzling 2900 liters of petrol designed for
Caucasian Red Deer Born in Dilijan National Park
June 18, 2018 at 13:25 | Biodiversity | Tavush
Dear friends, this morning our first fawn (baby deer) was born in the "Red Deer Reintroduction Center" of Dilijan NP. Very soon we'll name him
Caucasian Red Deer Returned Armenia
April 16, 2018 at 12:53 | Biodiversity | Tavush
The Caucasian Red Deer, which has been missing for a long time from the Armenian Highlands, is back now. In the frames of the Caspian Red Deer reintroduction project, 3 deers imported to
Alarm Signal: Trees Felled Down in
March 14, 2018 at 12:51 | Forest | Tavush
On 13 March ‘Environmentalist’s House’ Facebook page posted an alarm signal on the tree felling having occurred in Dilijan National Park. The posted photos show the stubs of freshly cut trees. “We have
Fire and Tree Felling in Dilijan National Park
January 16, 2018 at 15:58 | Biodiversity | Tavush
On 13 January, at around 17:30, a fire has been set in 36 square of 'Shamakhyan Section' Branch of 'Dilijan National Park' SNCO. The fire has quickly been localized and extinguished at around 18:20. The fire includes
5000 Ha of Degraded Forest Area To Be Restored in Lori and Tavush
December 28, 2017 at 17:38 | Forest | Lori | Tavush
By 2020 it’s planned to recover 500 ha degraded forest area and 1000 ha of pastures, improved soil management in around 200,000 ha of area, avoiding emissions of around 55,901 tons of carbon dioxide and consumption of 21,493 tons of
Oil and Gas To Be Prospected in Specifically Protected Areas of Nature?
November 22, 2017 at 18:18 | Mining | Lori | Shirak | Tavush
'Armenian Company for Oil and Gas' LLC intends to carry out geological prospecting for oil and natural gas in the first and third conditional blocks of the territory of Armenia – 8775 km2 in Shirak, Lori, Tavush Regions. The area includes a number of specifically protected
5600 Trees Planted in Dilijan National Park
November 20, 2017 at 14:26 | Forest | Tavush
On 18 November the RPA, PPA, ARF and 'Yelq' faction MPS together with the employees of RA Nature Protection Ministry planted trees in Dilijan National Park. On this day, tree planting was