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Teghout Support Group: Content of Zinc and Chromium in Surroundings of Meliq Village Exceeds Maximum Permissible Concentrations
14:52 December 13, 2012 | Լեռնահանքային արդյունաբերություն | Արագածոտն
Nevertheless, the representatives of “Teghout Support” civic initiative have taken the samples from the soil in the areas cultivated by farmers, as well as those of tails and sent the samples for analysis to the Center for Ecological Noosphere Studies of NAS RA. The findings show that the tail samples contain
Public Thinks that Mego Gold Company Should Present New Complex Project of Tukhmanuk Mine Development
12:44 December 04, 2012 | Լեռնահանքային արդյունաբերություն | Արագածոտն
The NGOs having taken part in the public hearings on the construction project of the tailing dump of Mego Gold Company in Meliq Village on 27 November think that a new complex project should be presented on the development of Tukhmanuk gold mine. In their statement to Aram Harutyunyan, Minister of Nature Protection, they noted
Meliq Villagers: Let us Settle, If We Should Breathe in Poison
11:25 November 30, 2012 | Լեռնահանքային արդյունաբերություն | Արագածոտն
We present the details of the public hearings on the project of constructing a tailing dump by Mego Gold Company held in Meliq Village on 27 November
North-South – Project Costing Almost Billion US Dollars
12:16 November 16, 2012 | Կենսաբազմազանություն | Արագածոտն
No compensation is planned for the remaining part…apple, apricot and peach orchards are alienated…huge damage is caused to the fauna and flora
Police Legalizes Guns in Villages to Fight against Predators
10:28 November 16, 2012 | Պաշտոնական աղբյուրներ | Արագածոտն
The police are legalizing the guns in the village to fight against predators. The official website of the police says that on 12 November 65 guns were officially handed over
Meliq Village: Reservoir on Waste Deposit?
13:02 November 07, 2012 | Լեռնահանքային արդյունաբերություն | Արագածոտն
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
17:43 November 02, 2012 | Լեռնահանքային արդյունաբերություն | Արագածոտն
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
17:35 October 29, 2012 | Լեռնահանքային արդյունաբերություն | Արագածոտն
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
Specialist Alarming: Lands in Ararat Valley Waterlogged and Saline
13:35 August 02, 2011 | Կլիմայի փոփոխություն | Արագածոտն | Արարատ | Արմավիր
“Ararat, Armavir and Aragatsotn Regions are more inclined to desertification where water superdeficiency results in the spread of stony and dry lands not suitable for cultivation,”
March 30, 2011 | Անտառ | Արագածոտն | Արմավիր | Վայոց ձոր
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 | Պաշտոնական աղբյուրներ | Արագածոտն | Կոտայք | Շիրակ | Երեւան
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.

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