A fire broke out yesterday at 15:30, on 14 August, because of the enemy's quick squirt in the area called 'Kalpek Cold Spring' in 'Areviq' Branch of Arevik National Park, a part of 'Zangezour Biospheric Complex', which covered 1 ha of grass-covered and bush-covered area. With the efforts of the employees of 'Zangezour Biospheric Complex' and Kartchevan community residents the fire was extinguished at around 19:55. Currently strict spervision is carried out in this section, as RA Nature Protection Ministry informs.
No fires were recorded in 'Zikatar Environmental Center', 'Arpi Lake', 'Dilijan', 'Sevan' National Parks on 14 August, which are under the supervision of RA Nature Protection Ministry: 24/7 supervision is carried out.
16:38 August 15, 2017