Spandaryan Reservoir Aid to Lake Sevan Didn't Come True
18:15 March 06, 2015 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
In the last four years (2011-2014) the increase in Lake Sevan has been drastically suspended. During these years the lake level increased only by 23 cm, when from 2002 to 2005 the increase accounted for 1.74 m. That is, in the last four years
Eventually How Much Water Is Left from Lake Sevan?
12:30 February 24, 2015 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
It’s commonly known that the water let out from Lake Sevan is used to produce electricity in Sevan-Hrazdan cascade. “Sevan-Hrazdan Cascade” CJSC with its seven HPPs was transferred into the ownership of “International Energetic Corporation” CJSC on
Lake Sevan Water Quality Not Favourable for Fish in 2014
14:05 February 18, 2015 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
In 2014 the quality of Lake Sevan water was not favourable for the fish. Uner the annual certificate of “Environmental Impact Monitoring Center” of Nature Protection Ministry for 2014, the concentrations
Reservoir Fullness To Be Within Standards This Year
17:49 February 11, 2015 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
As compared with the last year, the level of Lake Sevan has decreased by 5 cm and currently makes up 1900.13 m, as Levon Azizyan, Head of Hydrology
Geologist Sure No Oil To Be Found in Lake Sevan Basin
14:41 February 11, 2015 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
Hrachya Avagyan, Dr. in Geological Sciences, is sure that no oil will be prospected in Lake Sevan basin. “The whole basin of Lake Sevan has lava origin. I don’t think an oil mine will be prospected. Still in the Soviet
Oil and Gas To Be Prospected in Sevan
12:30 February 03, 2015 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
“Blackstars Energy Armenia” LLC intends to prospect oil and gas in the littoral areas of Sevan. Now the Nature Protection Ministry is conducting
Lake Sevan Endangered with Mercury Pollution
17:30 January 23, 2015 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
Lake Sevan in endangered with mercury pollution. Mercury demonstrations were detected in the upper reach of Masrik river basin flowing into Lake Sevan in the area
Gegamet Plus Now Wants to Develop Shorzha Troctolite and Peridotite Mine
18:10 January 20, 2015 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք
Under the project, Shorzha Troctolite and Peridotite mine is located in the area of Tchambarak Village, Gegharkounik Region, which occupies an area of 2.65 ha. The mine has potential balance reserved to produce cement material. The mine is planned to
Environmentalists about Achievements and Failures for 2014, As Well As Expectations from 2015
16:13 December 29, 2014 | Սևան | Գեղարքունիք | Սյունիք
How the environmental public assesses 2014 and what are their expectations from 2015? EcoLur had an interview with Silva Adamyan, Chairman of “Center for Bird Lovers” NGO, Arsen Gasparyan – Chairman of “Association of Young Biologists” NGO and Levon Galstyan, member of Pan-Armenian Environmental Front.


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