The Nature Protection Ministry informs that from 27.03.2017–31.03.2017 the State Environmental Inspection detected violations during inspections it carried out, which resulted in drawing up 5 decisions on administrative fines in the amount of 350,000 AMD, while the total damage caused to environment was estimated in the amount of 1,816,330 AMD. The sanctions imposed by the State Environmental Inspection results in 0.85 million AMD paid to the state budget.
Particularly, one fish poaching case was recorded: 1000 items of Prussian Carp was fished from Herher reservir, 11 items of whitefish and 327 items of crawfish, while the damage caused to nature amounted to 1,055,000 AMD. The case is being investigated by the regional investigator's office.
13:33 March 31, 2017