14 decrees on administrative fines of 870.0 thousand 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 18.-22.04.2016; 1.17 million AMD was calculated as environmental damage.
Particularly in the sphere of flora protection:
Lori Regional Division charged an individual an administrative fine of 200.0 thousand AMD.969.0 thousand AMD was estimated as damage caused to the nature while conducting a case of illegal cutting of trees. An administrative proceeding is to be brought.
There was decided to charge an individual an administrative fine of 50.0 thousand AMD for illegal cutting by Tavoush Regional Division.
Ararat Regional Division charged an entrepreneur an administrative fine of 50.0 thousand AMD for not submitting environmental and environmental usage payment trimester reports within the defined period of time.
Armavir Regional Division charged two individuals 100.0thousand AMD. Shirak Regional Division charged two individuals 130.0thousand AMD.
Due to the joint inspections of Gegharkunik Regional division and “Sevan NP” SNCO a person was charged 50.0 thousand AMD. They confiscated 6 fishing nets and 8 kg whitefish was handed to Martuni N3 kindergarden.
Forest and Biodiversity Supervision Department confiscated 21.0 kg /54/ whitefish without owner which was handed to “Nork Boarding House” SNCO.
Lori Regional division confiscated 2.5kg /30/ varicorhinus without owner which was handed to Vanacor orphanage.
As a result of inspections realized by Aragacotn Regional Division, a person was charged an administrative fine of 150.0 thousand AMD. 24.0 thousand AMD was estimated as damage caused to the nature.
Armavir Regional division charged 2 people an administrative fine of 140.0 thousand AMD for illegal fishing. 27.0 thousand AMD was calculated as environmental damage.
Yerevan Regional division confiscated 76.0kg /157/ whitefish without owner which was handed to “Zatik” children assistance center, “Nork Boarding House” SNCO and Yerevan special educational complex for children with hearing disorders.
As a result of inspections realized by Kotayk Regional Division, 24.0kg /30/ whitefish was confiscated without owner which was handed to Narek Elderly House.
Overall 129.0 kg whitefishes (281) and 2.5kg varicorhinus (30) were confiscated during the week.
In general due to the sanctions imposed by the State Environmental Inspectorate of the RA Ministry of Nature Protection there is 2.83 million 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).