There is a problem of increasing the efficiency of water resources management
Prior to the launch of the new working year, Minister of Environment Romanos Petrosyan outlined the working directions that require utmost attention to the environment in 2021, including the issue of efficient changes in the water sector.
Public reviews will be held over expanding and mineral prospecting of the 1st and 2nd districts of Aygabac andesite-basalt mine, Shirak region, submitted by “"Merdzmoskovyan" LLC
Public reviews will be held over mineral prospecting in Aramus basalt mine, Kotayk region, submitted by "Arqarart" LLC
Public reviews will be held over mineral prospecting in the 2nd district of Kamaris basalt mine, Kotayk region, submitted by “Arqarart” LLC
Public reviews will be held over the management plans of Tashir, Stepanavan, Jiliza and Vanadzor forest enterprises, Lori region, submitted by the UNDP
In response to the post (January 12, 2021) of "Environmentalist’s House" initiative on the Facebook social network over tree felling in the area from Lermontovo village to Vanadzor, we inform that sanitary logging place has been operated since October 8, 2020, on the basis of 01728 deforestation ticket. In spring of 2020, due to heavy snow and strong winds in 2 and 3, 4, 12, 20, 140 forest areas, more than 314 common pine trees were snow-covered, and some of them were wind-whipped (photos attached).
Public reviews will be held over the draft on zoning Nor Nork administrative district, submitted by "YerevanProject" CJSC
Minister of Environment Romanos Petrosyan and Deputy Minister coordinating the sphere Tigran Simonyan conducted a working visit to “Environmental Impact Expertise Center” SNCO
The Minister held a meeting-consultation with the staff of the SNCO regarding the draft law on the amendment to the RA Law on Environmental Impact Assessment and Expertise , the status of the EIA Institute and the further course of activities. The establishment of the EIA Institute is one of the top three primary and most pivotal issues of the Ministry of Environment, which must be addressed in 2021.
Public reviews will be held over mining of Sali travertine mine, Vayoc Dzor region, submitted by "MALAKHIT GROUP" LLC
Public reviews will be held over mineral prospecting in Martuni basalt mine, Gegharkunik region, submitted by “Mariam Garik” LLC
Public reviews will be held over mineral prospecting in Dzoraghbyur tuff mine, submitted by “Mgrig” LLC
Public hearings will be held over mining of Nor Koghb district located in Noyemberyan zeolite tufa mine, submitted by “Zeolite Technology” LLC
Weather forecast in Armenia
5-Day Weather Forecast (14.01.2021-19.01.2021)
In the Republic
In the daytime of January 14, on 16 in separate regions, on 15, on 18-19 in most regions, precipitation is predicted; in mountainous regions and foothills precipitation will be in the form of snow, in the valleys it will be in the form of wet snow and sleet. On January 15 no precipitation is predicted. South wind speed is 5-8 m/s, in separate regions the wind speed may exceed up to 18-23 m/s. In the daytime of January 14 and on 15 the air temperature will gradually go up by 3-5 degrees in Ararat valley and in its foothills.
In the evening hours of January 14, on 15, on 18-19 from time to time precipitation is predicted. On January 16-17 no precipitation is predicted.
Supervised studies in "Vanadzor Forestry" of “ArmForest” SNCO
In a bid to clarify the issue voiced by "Environmentalist’s House" NGO, by the special instruction of the Minister of Environment Romanos Petrosyan, a group of workers of “Hydrometeorology and Monitoring Center” SNCO, the Committee of Forest and "ArmForest" SNCO supervised surveys in 4th and 14th forest units of the 2nd square of Khndzorut forest enterprise of "Vanadzor Forestry" branch of "ArmForest" SNCO (in the vicinity of Lermontovo village of Vanadzor-Dilijan highway).
Public reviews will be held over establishment of industrial solid waste disposal site, submitted by "Teghut " CJSC