Minister of Environment Romanos Petrosyan conducted a visit to “Khosrov Forest” state reserve


Minister of Environment Romanos Petrosyan embarked on his working visit to “Khosrov Forest” state reserve, paying a short visit to the museum located in SNCO's administrative building, in Vedi.
There are displayed the flora and fauna of the reserve at the museum.
Also, “Goravan Sands”, “Khor Virap” state sanctuaries with their characteristics  flora and fauna are exhibited at the museum. 
Visit the museum! the researchers will comprehensively illustrate all the exhibits to you, thus delivering interesting scientific information about the reserve.
Here, right in the territory of the reserve, you can hold open lessons, scientific discussions and eco-educational programs.
On the margins of the visit to “Khosrov Forest” state reserve, Minister Romanos Petrosyan held a working consultation with the top management of the SNCO, the heads of subdivisions, and the heads of districts of the reserve.
The next stop of Romanos Petrosyan's visit to “Khosrov Forest” state reserve was Visitor Center of Khosrov district.
The objective of the Center's activity is to provide the visitors with the opportunity to get acquainted with the history of the reserve, its significance, flora and fauna, historical and cultural values.
The Minister toured the area, familiarized  with the ongoing activities and the peculiarities of the protection regime, considered issues regarding the availability of the   firefighting materials, relevant means of communication, as well as sound ecotourism development.