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Individual Fish Species Gradually Decreasing in Rivers of Armenia
18:41 November 22, 2017 | Biodiversity | Aragatsotn | Gegharkunik | Shirak | Vayots dzor
The reserves of individual fish species are gradually getting reduced in the rivers of Armenia, particularly that's true about the brown trout, Kura barbel and the South Caucasus Spirlin living in the upper reaches
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
Heating Problem Getting More Acute on Eve of Winter
14:49 November 15, 2017 | Forest | Shirak
Poqr Mantash Community in Shirak Region has found itself in a hard situation, as the the problem of the heating in the community is not solved. ‘Our village is really experiencing problems with the heating
First Time Transboundary Cooperation Project Was Launched in Region
18:43 September 20, 2017 | Officials | Shirak
On September 19 transboundary events of “Lake Arpi” national park and Javakheti Protected Areas took place within Samtskhe-Javakheti Region, Georgia and RA Syunik Region; the delegation of the RA Ministry of Nature Protection led by Minister Artsvik Minasyan, the delegation of Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources
Getting Ready for Spring Floods
14:55 February 24, 2017 | Officials | Armavir | Shirak | Syunik
The executive is getting read for spring floods. On 23 February the executive reached a decision to allot money to State
Hazardously High Level Of Lead Recorded in Paints Imported into Armenia
17:25 October 28, 2016 | SOS | Shirak
We analyzed the red, yellow and white paint. Yellow paint often contains dangerously high levels of lead in excess of 10,000 ppm. Of the 19 yellow colors in 8 (42%) contained lead levels of over 10,000 ppm and 15 red paint in one (7%) contained dangerously high levels of lead in excess of 10,000 ppm.
Who Will Reclaim Exploited Mines: State or Business?
18:57 August 22, 2016 | Officials | Shirak
After the disaster in Artik the problem of reclaiming derelict mines is focused by the government. During his working visit to Shirak Region RA Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan stated, “There are certain environmental problems
40 Hunting Places To Operate in Regions of Armenia
18:34 August 18, 2016 | Officials | Aragatsotn | Ararat | Armavir | Kotayk | Lori | Shirak | Syunik | Tavush | Vayots dzor
In line with the governmental resolution dated on 18 August 2016 40 hunting places will operate in 10 regions of Armenia. According to the rationale
Since 2005 Artik Air Basin Ignored
17:38 July 07, 2016 | Mining | Shirak
Though Artik Town is located under the impact of stone pit dust, atmospheric air monitoring hasn't been carried out here since 2005

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