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Shekaghbyur Mining Area Not Included in ArmForest Forest Fund
18:56 November 23, 2017 | Mining | Lori
Shekaghbyur gold-polymetallic mining area is not included in the forest fund of “ArmForest” SNCO, as “ArmForest” SNCO Director Miqayel Manukyan’s reply letter addressed to EcoLur Informational NGO says. Reminder: EcoLur has received an alarm signal from Ardvi
Oil and Gas To Be Prospected in Specifically Protected Areas of Nature?
18:18 November 22, 2017 | 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
Shekaghbyur Project Hazardous for Health
13:52 November 20, 2017 | Mining | Lori
As the project mentions the Shekaghbyur mine is a poly-metallic one. Polymetallic ores contain elements, which are considered to be extremely hazardous for the human health such as lead, zinc, bismuth, arsenic, and antimony. Irregardless of the fact what kind of natural resources 'Miram' LLC wants to mine, for example, gold, the main components of the polymetallic mine will affect the human health
Forestry Head Arrested for Illegal Felling of 408 Trees
13:57 November 01, 2017 | Officials | Lori
According to the materials, unidentified people illegally felled down 408 trees of different species in 'Gugarq' Branch of Spitak Forestry Enterprise of 'ArmForest' SNCO, which caused
Monitoring Findings of
18:16 October 04, 2017 | Small HPPs, Energy | Lori
In the frames of "Supporting New Reforms in SHPP Sector through CSO-Government Dialogue" project, the expert group visited "Sahakyan SHPP-1" SHPP, which is located in the administrative areas of Urasar and Pushkino Communities, Lori Region

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