5 decrees on administrative fines of 250.0thousand AMD are the result of inspections, visits, cases and report receipt conducted by the State Environmental Inspectorate of the RA Ministry of Nature Protection within the period of 11.01-29.01.2016; 45.0 thousand AMD was calculated as environmental damage.
Particularly in the sphere of flora protection:
Gegharkunik Regional Division charged 3 individuals an administrative fine of 50.0 thousand AMD; 45.0 thousand AMD was estimated as damage caused to the nature.
There was decided to charge a businessman an administrative fine of 100.0 thousand AMD by Yerevan Regional Division for not submitting environmental and environmental usage payment reports within the defined period of time.
Underground Resources and Surveyor Management Division revealed a case of transfer of granular materials without impenetrable cover and charged two individuals 50.0thousand AMD.
In execution of the order under protocol of conference at the RA Minister (14.01.2016) regulating activities, control was realized by inspectors of SEI Forest and Biodiversity Department and Gegharkunik Regional Division with the objective to preclude people from illegal fishing at Lake Sevan within the territory of Sevan lakeside, whereas in towns inspections must be realized preclude illegal sale. 317.0 kg sig fish (1 ton 617 kg within the period of hunting ban /20.11-25.12.15 and 06.01-20.01.16/) was confiscated and handed to orphanages and houses for elderly people.
Shirak Regional Division charged 50.0 thousand AMD for illegal fishing. 10 fishing nets were confiscated.
In general due to the sanctions imposed by the State Environmental Inspectorate of the RA Ministry of Nature Protection there is 2.0million AMD has entered the state budget.
Mining Inspection Body
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Environmental Protection and Mining Inspection Body was defined as a subordinate body to the Government by the RA law on “State administration system bodies” adopted on March 23, 2018, thus citizens may send their calls and applications to the Head of the Inspection Body (Address: Koryun 1, 3750009 Yerevan, tel. (+374 15) 48 48 48).