What Is Left From Armenian Forests?
12:20 October 01, 2015 | Forest | Lori | Syunik
Studies in forest sector in recent 10 years are few, while figures contradict each other starting from the forest cover: so far the official figure is from 1991 – 11.2% forest-covered area. Some official documents say this figure is 8%, but according
How To Survive in Winter: Gegharkounik Region (Photos)
15:19 September 30, 2015 | Forest | Gegharkunik
As a near-forest village Aygut villagers are entitled to annually 8 cum of free-of-charge fallen deadwood. Nevertheless, according to Chief Forestry Officer Karen Grigoryan there is no fallen deadwood left in the forest
Pine Forests Next to “Sotchut” Dendropark in Stepanavan Felled Down
14:16 September 28, 2015 | Forest | Lori
EcoLur has received an alarm signal that the pine forests surrounding “Sotchut” dendropark in Stepanavan, Lori Region, are being felled down. In the spring the pine forests in south and east parts were cut down, while now northern and north-eastern parts
Tracing Felled Down Forests 2 - Syunik (Photos)
16:11 September 22, 2015 | Forest | Syunik
The short trip made on 20 September 2015 to Kapan forestry enterprise of “ArmForest” SNCO convinced us that organized illegal tree felling is carried
Reply by Vallex Group Company on Reforestation
15:55 September 22, 2015 | Forest | Lori
“EcoLur” Informational NGO has sent an enquiry to “Vallex” Group Company asking to provide the photos of the forests planted in the frames of Teghut project. In reply, “Vallex” Group Company
Living Here Is Already Heroism (Photos)
16:19 September 08, 2015 | Forest | Lori | Syunik
Tanzaver Village is all surrounded with forest, and even in this hot summer it’s humid there. No shop, transport only once a week. The village used to have a shop, but it had to be closed, as the whole village ran
Armenian Police Tracing Illegal Tree Felling
14:17 September 04, 2015 | Forest | Kotayk | Tavush
On 2 September 2015 the policemen of Kotayk Regional Division arrested people in Hrazdan Town, Kotayq Region and Dilijan Town, in Tavush Region,
Population in Mining Town Shamlugh Reduced 4-5 Times (Photos)
14:11 September 02, 2015 | Forest | Lori
Despite the currently operating mining enterprise – Akhtala Ore Dressing Combine (AODC), the population in Shamlukh Town has reduced by 4-5 times. If over 5000 people used to live in Shamlugh before the collapse of the USSR, their current number is about 1000 people
Upcoming Mining Project Divided Tsaghkashat into Two Parts
13:11 September 02, 2015 | Forest | Lori
Tsaghkashat village, a village surrounded with forests, is currently discussing about opencast copper mining project by “Vallex” Company, which should stretch from Teghut from Tsaghkashat.
Forest Stories: Tavush Region (Photos)
13:22 August 28, 2015 | Forest | Tavush
. In reply to Expert Laywer Nazeli Vardanyan’s remark that this volume makes up 8 cubic meters per year, people answered that it didn’t matter, as the fallen deadwood doesn’t have this amount. “Who can walk 5-6 km? No forest nearby

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