Calling for All To Join Protest Demonstrations To Be Held on 4 July Against Additional Water Intake from Lake Sevan
15:35 July 03, 2017 | Sevan | Gegharkunik | Yerevan
On 4 July, at 10:00, S.O.S Sevan initiative will hold a protest demonstration in front of RA National Assembly against the governmental proposal to have additional water intake of 100 million cum water from Lake Sevan. On the same day, at 9:00, the local residents in Gegharkounik Region will hold a protest demonstration near the entrance of Sevan-Hrazdan water intake (next to 'Harsnaqar' Hotel Complex).
Gegharkounik-Based 'Azhdahak' Environmental Center Held Protest Demonstration In Protection of Lake Sevan
11:59 July 03, 2017 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
On 1 July Gegharkounik-Based 'Azhdahak' Environmental Center, Gehgarkounik Region, held a protest demonstration in the protection of Lake Sevan. In the Center's press release addressed to EcoLur it says, ''Azhdahak' Environmental Center' operating in the area next to Lake Sevan raised their voices of protesting against additional water intake from Lake Sevan.
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative's Geography Expanding
18:37 June 30, 2017 | Sevan
The geography of “S.O.S Sevan” Initiative is expanding. On people leave their comments starting from 'I'm joining' to accusations. There are many comments from different towns in Armenia – Yerevan, Gavar, Martuni, Sevan, Tsaghkadzor, and Alaverdi. “S.O.S. Garni” Initiative, Public Environmental Alliance and 'Armenian Center for Protection of Human Rights after A. D. Sakharov' joined S.O.S. Sevan InitiativeThere are also
Environmentalists Presented Risks Threatening Sevan
20:04 June 29, 2017 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
On 27 June S.O.S. Sevan initiative members raised risks connected with the governmental bill on additional water intake of 100 million cum from Lake Sevan at the round table-press conference held at EcoLur Press Club. EcoLur Informational NGO President Inga Zarafyan mentioned that the bill doesn’t say anything about the impact
State Committee on Water Industry Giving Contradictory Substantiations on Azat Reservoir Fullness
16:24 June 29, 2017 | Sevan | Gegharkunik | Kotayk
The State Committee on Water Industry of the Ministry for Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources has issued contradicting substantiations on the extent of fullness of Azat Reservoir: one of the substantiations refer to Qaghtsrashen gravity irrigation system, while the other refers to additional water outlet of 100 million m3 out of Lake Sevan
Lake Sevan Level Started Decreasing
14:57 June 29, 2017 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
The Level of Lake Sevan has started decreasing: during these four days it decreased for 2 centimeters from 1900.91 meters to 1900.89 meters. Last year on 29 June the lake level was
'S.O.S Sevan' Initiative Has Launched Signature Collection Campaign on
17:41 June 28, 2017 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
'S.O.S Sevan' Initiative has launched signature collection against additional water intake from Lake Sevan on website. The message of the initiative says: 'WE ARE AGAINST ADDITIONAL WATER INTAKE FROM LAKE SEVAN The agenda of RA National Assembly for 4 July includes the bill on
72 Organizations Demanding To Reject Bill on Additional Water Intake from Lake Sevan in Amount of 100 Million Cum
19:33 June 27, 2017 | Sevan | Gegharkunik | Yerevan
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative has addressed an open letter to Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, RA National Assembly Chairman Ara Babloyan, Vardevan Grigoryan - Chairman of RA National Assembly Standing Committee on Territorial Administration, Local Governance, Agriculture and Nature Protection with a demand to reject the bill on the additional water
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative to MPs: Don't Allow 100 Million Cum Additional Water Intake from Lake Sevan
19:35 June 23, 2017 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
S.O.S. Sevan Initiative has applied to the Members of Parliament urging them not to permit additional water intake from Lake Sevan in the amount of 100 million m3, and not to accept the government's proposals to make amendments to RA Law 'On Approving Annual and Complex Programs for Recovery, Conservation, Reproduction and Use of Lake Sevan Ecosystem'. S.O.S. Sevan Initiative has also addressed an open letter to Armenian
12.652 Million Cum Water Let Out of Lake Sevan in May
18:20 May 31, 2017 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
Starting from the first ten days in May water intake has been carried out from Lake Sevan. According to the data of Hydromet Service, an aggregate amount of 12.652 million cum water
Two Trucks of Sand Taken out of Lake Sevan
13:09 May 23, 2017 | Sevan | Gegharkunik
The employees of State Environmental Inspection of RA Nature Protection Ministry recorded tow cases of taking out sand out of Lake Sevan. In this regard, a protocol has been drawn on the violation of the rules and regime of the preservation of specially protected natural

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