Under Initial Data, 2733 Ha Area Burnt Down in Khosrov Forest Reserve

Under Initial Data, 2733 Ha Area Burnt Down in Khosrov Forest Reserve

EcoLur

Under the initial data, 2733 ha of area has suffered from the fire in Khosrov Forest Reserve, out of which 201 ha is juniper forest, 1624 ha is grass-covered area, the rest is broad-leaved forest, as WWF Armenia Director Karen Manvelyan told EcoLur. Juniper trees in Khosrov occupy a total of 800 ha area. Mainly broad-leaved oak trees have been exposed to fire, "We hope these broad-leaved forests will recover," Karen Manvelyan said.

15:38 August 15, 2017


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