Beautiful summer Sunday in Agarakadzor during AgarakFest
On August 25th, in the remote village of Agarakadzor of Vayots Dzor region, a festival featuring rural life & traditions, the AgarakFest took place. Participants from Yerevan & other Armenian cities, tourists from Poland & Georgia, as well as guests from neighboring villagers got acquainted with peculiarities of...
2019-09-02 13:17:41
“Lydian Armenia” CJSC has used the water of Lake Sevan for technical purposes. A...
A few days ago the final meeting of the group investigating on the Amulsar issue took place; a series of questions regarding the organization of activities were discussed. The head of the Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection body Artur Grigoryan, who also leads the activity of the investigation group, presented a seri...
2018-09-25 13:24:58
What The Deputy Prime Minister And The Citizens Fighting Against Amulsar Mine Ha...
Late at night of June 5, the citizens fighting against Amulsar mine met with the Deputy Prime Minister Ararat Mirzoyan. As we have already mentioned, two days ago all the roads to Amulsar were again closed. Within the frames of the reached agreement, a group of citizens of Jermuk were told that the Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan...
2018-06-11 14:31:12
Weather forecast in Armenia
In the Republic June 25-29 no precipitation is predicted. Southwest wind speed is 3-8 m/s. The air temperature will gradually rise by 3-4 degrees. In Yerevan
2017-06-24 16:45:49
The Conundrum of protected landscape
Several weeks before, on suspicion of fish poaching, one of the rangers of “Gnishik” protected landscape was arrested in Vayots Dzor. The ranger`s main task was to catch the poachers. We were informed that he was fined and released. Afterwards it was somehow revealed that he has also worked in “Safari Internati...
2017-06-19 13:38:27
5 Day Weather Forecast in Armenia
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 the wind speed will exceed up t...
2017-05-09 14:13:44
Issues Related to State Geological Survey Management Discussed
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 business environment. During the ...
2017-05-05 18:32:17
This Autumn "ATP" Planning to Plant 200,000 Trees and Bushes
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. Armenia Tree Project has planted mor...
2016-10-03 15:39:30
WWF-Armenia launches Leopard Caretakers Network Project
In the frameworks of Caucasian Leopard Conservation Project, WWF-Armenia launches Leopard Caretakers Network Project which aims to unite the society, international organizations, private and public sectors to strengthen conservation mechanisms of leopard and its prey species (Bezoar Goat, Armenian Mouflon, Roe Deer, etc.). For ...
2016-09-30 15:41:09
Garni Residents Continue Fight For Sake of Changes – This Time in Local Governme...
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-Yerevan highway several times, ...
2016-09-27 14:16:51
Launch of Amulsar Construction Is End to Little Armenian Switzerland-Jermuk
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, heads of communities of Jerm...
2016-09-22 13:34:20
Attempts to silence those who voice risks of Amulsar gold mine – PAEF
Recently the police of Kentron district called Levon Galstyan, member of the coordinating board of Pan-Armenian Environmental Front (PAEF) Civil Initiative and informed him that “Lydian Armenia”, the company that plans to exploit Amulsar mine, turned to the police with complaints that Levon Galstyan and his...
2016-09-15 14:08:17
Privatized Rivers of Armenia
There are around 173 small hydropower plants (SHPP) in Armenia, of which around 114 are on natural streams. The license for these SHPPs is given for about 15 years. The electricity producers sell the electricity to “Electric Networks of Armenia” CJSC for around 11-25AMD (2-5 US cents kilowatt/hours). They do not howe...
2016-09-15 14:00:31
Landfill Site To Be Constructed on Forest Lands In Yerevan
The Armenian Government took 24.42 ha from Armforest to construct a new landfill site. The resolution was adopted on 2 September 2016. It’s planned to project and develop a new landfill site in line with European standards in the area adjacent to Nubarashen landfill site.According to Yerevan Deputy Mayor Kamo Areyan, the a...
2016-09-06 14:39:38
5 Day Weather Forecast
In the Republic On August 30-31 no precipitation is expected. In the evening hours of 1-3 in most places short rain with thunderstorm is expected. Southern wind speed is 2-7 m/s. On August 30-31 the air temperature won’t change considerably then will go down by 5-7 degrees. In Yerevan On August 30-31 no precipitation ...
2016-08-30 10:50:07
Sevan and Jermuk as Amulsar Gold Project Price
2016-08-29 13:55:30
ArmForest SNCO Director Considers It Necessary To Increase Legal Timber Storage ...
ArmForest SNCO Director Martun Matevosyan summarized the results of the works carried out in the first semester of 2016, which are as follows: • Planting 2.5 ha of forest cultures and supplementary planting of 14.9 ha. • In autumn 2016 it's planned to carry out reforestation works in 10 ha of littoral area of Lake Se...
2016-08-29 11:42:18
5 Day Weather Forecast
In the Republic On August 29-31 no precipitation is predicted. In the evening of September 1-2 short rain with thunderstorm is predicted. The South wind speed is 2-7 m/s. On August 29-31 the air temperature will go down by 2-4 degrees. In Yerevan On August 29-31 no precipitation is predicted. In the evening of August 28...
2016-08-29 11:22:33
5 Day Weather Forecast
In the Republic On August 22-26 no precipitation is predicted. The South wind speed is 2-7 m/s. The air temperature will not change considerably. In Yerevan On August 22-26 no precipitation is predicted.
2016-08-21 13:26:36
Illegal Tree Felling in Vanadzor:MP Reported on Crime
Illegal Tree Felling in Vanadzor:MP Reported on Crime Photo and video are taken from Edmon Maruqyan Facebook page.
2016-08-18 21:10:14
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