Shirak Regional Head Hovsep Simonyan is proposing to give the status of specially protected areas to Mantash reservoir with Mantash river drainage basin and Jajur Gorge located in Shirak and Lori Regions. He made this proposal to RA Nature Protection Minister, who paid a working visit to Shirak Region.
RA Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan positively assessed the proposal, and upon the Minister's offer a working group will be formed together with the Regional Municipality to proceed with the proposal in the statutory manner.
Photo is taken from www.hgsn.am web site.
17:19 August 24, 2016