9 February 2024
The Eco-Patrol Service of the Ministry of Environment discovered an illegal case of deforestation
On the basis of the operational information received, the officers of the Eco-Patrol Service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the Tavush Marz Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs found a large number of cut ash trees and other types of trees, cut tree stumps, in the first and second reserves of the Achajri Forest State of the "Sevkar Forestry" branch of the "Hayantar" SNCՕ, then in the village of Achajur. 15 coal pits operated in the adjacent area and 68.6 cubic meters of ash and other types of timber accumulated near these coal pits, 82 bags of charcoal.
8 February 2024
Minister Hakob Simidyan presented the decision on approving the amount of commercial fishing of whitefish in Lake Sevan
Until September 1, 2024, fishermen can apply for a legal catch within the quota of around 257 tons. Minister Hakob Simidyan presented the decision on approving the amount of commercial fishing of whitefish in Lake Sevan.
6 February 2024
Illegal use of water from underground water resources will be prevented
Deputy Minister of Environment Tigran Gabrielyan informed that in order to legalize existing problems related to the illegal use of underground water resources of the Ararat Artesian Basin, according to the draft law "On Amendments and Amendments to the Water Code of the Republic of Armenia", in the event of the cessation of water use from the well, the liquidation or conservation works of the well with a hydro engineering permit have been fixed.
2 February 2024
The Norms of Building Climatology will Change
The norms of building climatology will change, taking into account the increasing rate of climate warming.
"Construction Climatology" RA construction norms were reworked by the "Hydrometeorology and Monitoring Center" of the Ministry of Environment.
2 February 2024
February 2nd is World Wetlands Day
On February 2, 1971, the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands of International Importance, Especially as Waterfowl Habitat, was signed in Ramsar, Iran.
The UN General Assembly officially approved February 2 as the UN World Wetlands Day by resolution 75/317 of 2021.