13:13 December 08, 2016 | Biodiversity | Gegharkunik
The employees of Sevan National Park and State Environmental Inspection are carrying out 24/7 control in the littoral areas of Lake Sevan and in river estuaries not to permit any illegal fishing
16:57 December 05, 2016 | Biodiversity | Tavush
Roedeer has been hunted in Dilijan National Park, as the press release disseminated by Nature Protection Ministry says. 'At the end of November a group of people illegally
15:59 November 30, 2016 | Biodiversity | Tavush
An alarm signal was beaten at 12:17 on 30 November that fire broke out in Dilijan National Park in Tavush Region. One fire brigade
17:24 November 22, 2016 | Biodiversity | Lori
One of the coziest places in Armenia is Sochut Dendropark, where over 500 plant species are brought from
18:30 November 21, 2016 | Biodiversity | Gegharkunik
Nature Protection Minister Artsvik Minasya signed a decree on 15 November, which bans fishing in Lake
19:03 November 09, 2016 | Biodiversity | Gegharkunik
Increase in whitefish reserves has been recorded in Lake Sevan, which is still not sufficient for the permission of
18:35 November 09, 2016 | Biodiversity | Syunik | Vayots dzor
During upcoming 3 years it’s planned to expand the specially protected areas of nature, particularly to establish “Jermuk” and “Tatev” national parks, as
15:11 November 03, 2016 | Biodiversity
CNF organization also promotes solving social problems in the communities adjacent to strictly preserved areas of nature. The parties reached an arrangement to solve mapping and passportization issues of "Symphony of Stones" monument in
15:02 November 02, 2016 | Biodiversity | Syunik
In the course of the meeting pivotal components of “Support Programme for Protected Areas in the Caucasus, Armenia” project were discussed. Within the frameworks of the project 8.25 million euro is proposed to promote
14:44 October 27, 2016 | Biodiversity
“Union for Bird Preservation in Armenia” NGO is conducting a voting to elect the bird of year 2017. The aim of this initiative is
18:35 October 21, 2016 | Biodiversity
The Armenian Government has presented a new programme, which also has an environmental section. The programme describes certain actions and implementation schedules with a focus on environmental priorities.
EcoLur is presenting its comments and proposals for programme implementation.
16:07 October 20, 2016 | Biodiversity | Yerevan
On 19 October upon the initiative of WWF Armenia and “Armenian Botanical Company” NGO the presentation of “Green Armenia” Book was held
18:41 October 19, 2016 | Biodiversity | Syunik
“Zangezour” biospheric complex has been reformed: instead of 7 branches it has 3 branches – “Shikahogh”, “Areviq” and “Zangezour”.
17:25 October 19, 2016 | Biodiversity | Vayots dzor
The Armenian Government is going to establish “Jermuk” National Park in 2017. This activity is included in the draft governmental programme, which will be submitted
17:11 October 18, 2016 | Biodiversity | Gegharkunik
In 2016 'Lake Sevan Reserve Recovery and Fish Breeding Development' Foundation let out 921000 young endemic fish species. In 2017 the foundation is planning
18:05 October 14, 2016 | Biodiversity
Last time it was met in Northern Armenia in the 1970’s.
17:15 October 05, 2016 | Biodiversity | Yerevan
On these days Armenian animal lovers headed by “Dingo” team held a protest demonstration in front of the building of the Armenian Government raising the problem of stray animals. The animal lovers were demanding from the government
15:15 September 30, 2016 | Biodiversity | Ararat | Syunik
Since 2002, WWF has been implementing a conservation project on this species in Armenia, thanks to which the animal not only returned to Armenia but also registered a positive trend.