Environment Ministry of Armenia reminds citizens about responsibility  for collecting plants listed in Red Book

 Monday, August 8 2022 13:15
Environment Ministry of Armenia reminds citizens about responsibility  for collecting plants listed in Red Book

ArmInfo. The Ministry of Environment of Armenia issued a reminder of the responsibility for collecting plants listed in the Red Book without permission.

Armenian firefighters extinguishing fire in Dilijan National Park
 Tuesday, November 3 2020 12:05

ArmInfo. Armenian firefighters extinguish a fire on the territory of the Dilijan  National Park SNCO.

Armenian ecologists urged  global eco-community to condemn the use of  phosphorus weapons in  forests of Artsakh
 Tuesday, November 3 2020 11:11

ArmInfo.About 50 environmental organizations of Armenia sent letters to international  organizations, telling about what is happening in Artsakh.

``Youth for Environment 2020`` will gather around young people from  the EaP countries, the EU and Russia
 Thursday, September 17 2020 15:35

ArmInfo. Environmental and climate protection are among the priority issues of the German Presidency of the Council of the European Union. This is stated in  the message of the German Embassy in Armenia. It is also noted that  online Eastern Partnership Youth Conference "Youth for Environment'',  which will take place online on Sep 24-26, 2020, will make a special  contribution to this issue.

Laboratory for radiation monitoring of the environment to be  established in Armenia
 Thursday, August 27 2020 15:38

ArmInfo. A laboratory for radiation monitoring of the environment will be established in Armenia.

Ishkhan sorting device launched on Sevan coast for the first time
 Tuesday, August 25 2020 13:08

ArmInfo. Deputy Minister of Economy of Armenia Tigran Gabrielyan and Arman Khojoyan visited a fish farm established in Gegharkunik region within the framework of the comprehensive program "Ishkhan stock restoration and fish farming  development". This was reported by the press service of the ministry.

Green activists hold a protest against the development of Amulsar
 Thursday, August 20 2020 19:38

ArmInfo.. On August 20 in the evening, a protest action of green activists started in front of the RA Government against the development of the Amulsar mine. Earlier, protesters marched along the central streets of Yerevan; residents of  the city of Jermuk, who moved towards the capital this afternoon,  also joined them.

Green activists: RA government did not fulfill its promise on Amulsar  project
 Thursday, August 20 2020 14:40

ArmInfo.The Armenian Environmental Front (AEF) issued a statement in connection with the situation around the Amulsar field.

Minister of Nature Protection said that a program to restore fish  stocks in Lake Sevan will start on August 20
 Wednesday, August 19 2020 19:47

ArmInfo. Minister of Nature Protection Romanos Petrosyan said that on August 20 a new program to restore fish stocks in Lake Sevan will start. Petrosyan said this live on his Facebook page.

Lydian Armenia considers allegations of uranium hazard at Amulsar  mine absurd
 Saturday, August 15 2020 13:30

ArmInfo.The Lydian Armenia Company issued another statement in which it pointed out the absurdity of the assertions that there is a uranium hazard at the  Amulsar mine.

`Radioactive Mountain: Andrias Ghukasyan raised the issue of  uranium reserves at Amulsar
 Friday, August 14 2020 17:14

ArmInfo.At the government level, attempts are being made to reduce the importance of the Amulsar issue to the public as much as possible, and to limit the dissemination of information regarding the problem. Political  scientist Andrias Ghukasyan stated this at a press conference on  August 14.

Activists will hold a bicycle march against the development of  Amulsar
 Thursday, August 13 2020 14:16

ArmInfo. On August 13 in Yerevan, green activists will hold a bicycle march against the development of the Amulsar field.

Ministry: Crater Lake Karmir Qatar will be protected by the state
 Wednesday, August 12 2020 20:06

ArmInfo. Crater lake Karmir  Qatar, located in the Kotayk region of the Republic of Armenia, will  be protected by the state.

Alen Simonyan on Amulsar: The Government will never take steps that  could harm nature
 Wednesday, August 12 2020 16:55

ArmInfo.The Armenian government will never take steps that could harm the citizens, country and  nature. Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of  Armenia Alen Simonyan stated this to journalists on August 12,  speaking about the situation around the project for the development  of this mine.

Environmentalist: The government has no right to have such a vague  position on Amulsar 
 Monday, August 10 2020 16:29

ArmInfo. The government has no  right to have such a vague position on Amulsar, Inga Zarafyan, head  of EcoLur NGO, stated this in an interview with Arminfo.

Wheelhouses of activists opposing the development of Amulsar  dismantled
 Tuesday, August 4 2020 12:40

ArmInfo.Wheelhouses of activists, who oppose the development of the Amulsar field, have been  dismantled. As reported by the "Armenian Environmental Front", the actions were carried out by the new security service of the mining company "Lydian Armenia" - the organization "Special Security Service", which installed its own houses instead of the houses of the activists.

Pashinyan: Ecology plays an important role in terms of the country`s  economic and tourism image
 Friday, July 31 2020 11:02

ArmInfo. On July 31, Armenia's  Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan introduced the newly appointed  Minister Romanos Petrosyan at the RA Ministry of Nature Protection.

Acting Minister: Fishing for 200 tons of Sevan whitefish will be  allowed until October 1
 Wednesday, July 29 2020 14:34

ArmInfo.Until October 1 of this year, fishing for 200 tons of whitefish will be allowed from Lake Sevan. On July 29 the acting Minister of Nature Protection of the  Republic of Armenia Vahe Jilavyan informed the journalists about it.

About 9 thousand seedlings planted in Syunik
 Monday, July 27 2020 14:10

ArmInfo. The implementation of the "Support Program for Protected Areas-Armenia" continues. According to the RA Ministry of Environment, by the efforts of the Kapan branch of the  work was carried out to plant trees near the settlement of Tsav.

Ministry of Health: Analysis of Sevan water revealed no signs of  acute toxicity
 Monday, July 27 2020 12:35

ArmInfo. In connection with the  activation of blue-green algae in Lake Sevan, the RA Ministry of  Health, within the framework of monitoring the water quality in the  coastal areas, carried out preliminary toxicological studies, as a  result of which no changes were observed indicating acute toxicity.  This is stated in a statement by the ministry.

Ministry of Environment: Water bloom has started again on Lake Sevan  in Armenia this year
 Wednesday, July 22 2020 12:57

ArmInfo.This year, the process of water blooming due to blue- green algae has started again on Lake Sevan in Armenia. Deputy Director for Environmental Monitoring and Information of the RA Ministry of Environment Gayane Shahnazaryan stated this at a press conference in Yerevan on July 22.