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Armenian River Ecosystem Endangered: SHPP Program Outcomes Presented
14:35 December 16, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Lori | Syunik | Vayots dzor
On 15 December the first outcomes of “Support to the Reforms of SHPPs through a Dialogue between the Public and The Ministry of Nature Protection of the RA for the Purpose of River Ecosystem Use” project implemented with the support of
“Arjut 2” SHPP: Monitoring Results (Photo)
17:19 December 14, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Lori
In the framework of the project entitled “Support to the Reforms of SHPPs through a Dialogue between the Public and The Ministry of Nature Protection of the RA for the Purpose of River Ecosystem Use” the expert group visited “Arjut 2” SHPP. “Arjut 2” SHPP is located in the administrative area of Arjut community, Lori Region. The SHPP is constructed on the Pambak River (length –86 km). As a result of the monitoring, the expert group found out:
“Dzoraget 5” SHPP: Monitoring Results (Photos)
17:39 December 08, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Lori
In the framework of the project entitled “Support to the Reforms of SHPPs through a Dialogue between the Public and The Ministry of Nature Protection of the RA for the Purpose of River Ecosystem Use” the expert group visited “Dzoraget 5” SHPP. As a result of the monitoring, the expert group found out:
“Dzoraget 6” SHPP: Monitoring Results (Photos)
18:12 December 04, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Lori
In the framework of the project entitled “Support to the Reforms of SHPPs through a Dialogue between the Public and The Ministry of Nature Protection of the RA for the Purpose of River Ecosystem Use” the expert group visited “Dzoraget 6” SHPP. As a result of the monitoring, the expert group found out:
"ArmForest" Claiming that Deforestation in Stepanavan Was Planned
14:04 November 27, 2015 | Forest | Lori
The other day Martun Matevosyan, Director of "ArmForest" SNCO, said about the tree felling detected by ecologists in Stepanavan forestry that tree cutting was legally allowed there. Reminder: In Stepanavan forestry the volunteers
Wind Caused Damage of 311 Million AMD to Lori Region
18:39 November 17, 2015 | Officials | Lori
On November 12 wind seriously damaged the houses, utility economy,as well as the communication network in the whole area of Lori region. According to preliminary data the amount of damage caused
Nature and Visitors Center Opened in Dsegh Community (Photos)
17:42 November 17, 2015 | Biodiversity | Lori
Nature and visitors center was opened in Dsegh Community in Lori region of the RA. Lyuba Balyan, Co-founder of the Armenian Society for the Protection of Birds mentioned in her speech that Dsegh community was specially
“Katnarat” SHPP: Monitoring Results (Photos)
14:46 November 09, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Lori
In the framework of the project entitled “Support to the Reforms of SHPPs through a Dialogue between the Public and The Ministry of Nature Protection of the RA for the Purpose of River Ecosystem Use” the expert group visited “Katnarat” SHPP. As a result of the monitoring, the expert group found out:
Three HPPs Deprived Katnarat Villagers of Opportunity To Use River
13:19 November 09, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Lori
In the past we were happy for the construction of a HPP, as we hoped to have electricity. Nothing is done: all the roads have been destroyed during HPP construction, and didn’t repair them,” Katnarat villagers complained.
SHPPS Don't Damage Nature? (Photos)
18:37 October 28, 2015 | SOS | Lori
On 23 October 2015 the PEF camera again fixed the disastrous situation of the Martz River, which proved once again that the SHPPs constructed and operated in such
“Kurtan” SHPP: Monitoring Results (Photos)
17:30 October 28, 2015 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Lori
In the framework of the project entitled “Support to the Reforms of SHPPs through a Dialogue between the Public and The Ministry of Nature Protection of the RA for the Purpose of River Ecosystem Use” the expert group visited “ Kurtan” SHPP. As a result of the monitoring, the expert group found out:
Tracing Destroyed Forest 4- Lori (Photos)
14:17 October 27, 2015 | Forest | Lori
As a result of the first field trips carried out in the frames of 'Public Monitoring of Forests' a group of volunteers of the Pan-Armenian Environmental Front civic initiative visited several sections of Dsegh and Yeghegnut forestry

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