SunChild 7th International Environmental Festival is excited to announce the call for entries for this year’s film festival We have 3 nominations • International Wildlife Film Competition • International Environmental Film Competition • Youth and Children Film Program SUBMI...
In the Republic On May 9-10 mainly in northern regions, on 11-12, especially at night and in the afternoon, in most regions rain with thunderstorm is predicted, in separate places hail is possible. On May 13 mainly no precipation is predicted. Southwest wind speed is 3-8 m/s. During thunderstorm t
Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan held a consultation to discuss issues related to the management of the sphere of geological exploration. Analyses were presented on organization of geological explorations, development of the legislative framework and the provision of favorable conditions for the busi
This year “ATP” charity foundation is planning to plant around 200,000 fruit trees, as well as decorative trees ad bushes. As the press release by ATP addressed to EcoLur says, the foundation will declare the exact day of Public tree planting later depending on weather conditions. Armeni
Over two years Garni community residents in Kotayq Region have been fighting against the Qaghtsrashen gravity irrigation system, through which a part of the water in the Azat River should be transferred to Ararat Region for irrigation purposes. During recent two years Garni residents blocked Garni-Y
The launch of the construction works on Amulsar gold mining project was marked with huge arrogance. The ceremony was attended by the Armenian top officials, the Prime Minister of Armenia Mr. Hovik Abrahamyan, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Levon Yolyan, Minister of Economy Artsvik Minasyan
Illegal Tree Felling in Vanadzor:MP Reported on Crime Photo and video are taken from Edmon Maruqyan Facebook page.
The United States will participate in advancing climate change research in the Arctic, a State Department official said, ahead of a summit of Arctic nations later this week where Washington’s commitment to tackling climate change will likely be questioned. The administration of President Dona
This story was originally published by The Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Planned cuts at the Environmental Protection Agency are set to fall heaviest upon communities of color across the U.S. that already suffer disproportionately from toxic pollution, g
Wayne Warmack is a contributor to Writers on the Range, the opinion service of High Country News. The owner and operator of Double W Ranch in Durango, Colorado, he retired from ConocoPhillips after a 27-year career in the oil and gas industry. For almost three decades, I worked in the oil and gas i
Today is World Migratory Bird Day! Here’s how atoms in bird feathers and beaks have a part to play. By measuring the ratio of certain atoms in these birds, scientists can understand where they go, where they like to live, and what they eat and drink, which are key for protecting them
Lake Sevan is garner of 35 billion cubic meters fresh water for the Republic of Armenia and the entire Caucasus. But today the water of Sevan wat is not clean, it is hampered by a number of factors. Since 1930s as a result of the indiscriminate use of Sevan Lake water ecological balance of Sevan La
On May 14, the whole world celebrates the day of migratory birds. Օn this occasion a press conference was held in Post Scriptum Press Club and the speakers were "Center for Bird Lovers" NGO chairman Silva Adamyan "Pro Paws" animal welfare charity organization education officer Karine Panosyan. Eco
A group of environmentalists initiated cleaning up the shores of the lake Sevan on May 14. They plan to engage the population living near the lake, as well as other concerned people, local authorities, non-governmental bodies, international organizations operating in Armenia and other
Using the mixed situation in Karabakh-Azerbaijani border, some people started the Kaghtsrashen gravity irrigation system project. Heavy equipment had entered Azat Gorge and moving forward was destroying the sights and blossoming trees. Residents had blocked the Yerevan-Gar
On June 4-5 with the initiative of "Jermuk Development Center" and "Young Biologists Association" NGOs The First Ecotourism Festival will take place in Armenia. Econews.am has talked about this to "Jermuk Development Center" NGO's chairman Vazgen Galstyan. "We are planning to organize the festival