Ahead of tourist season
Ahead of the tourist season, highlighting the role of natural monuments in the tourism industry, in an effort to ensure a fairly good, environmentally sound and well ordered tourist visits, to reduce the harmful effects on tourist attractions, to streamline pollution and waste matters, and to exclude cases of illegal use, Minister of Environment Romanos Petrosyan addressed a letter to the RA Governors, asking for their support, to instruct the local self-government bodies to take measures to protect the natural monuments in their communities and to reduce the negative anthropogenic impacts on thereof.
ANNOUNCEMENT on submitting an application for providing services on N1, N2 and N3 public beaches of "Sevan" national park
"Sevan" NP SNCO of the Ministry of Environment (within 56 ha, Karmir banak, Sevan, Gegharkunik region, RA) announces the acceptance of applications for providing services on the public beaches of Lake Sevan for the portions according to the Annex:
Formed a new Public Council attached to the Minister of Environment
To ensure the full-fledged participation of the civil society in solving the problems, reforms and fulfilling strategic programs of the Ministry of Environment, a new public council has been set up by the order of the Minister of Environment Romanos Petrosyan; the Council members and the procedure were approved.
Weather forecast in Armenia
5-Day Weather Forecast (23.02.2021-28.02.2021)
In the Republic
In the daytime of February 23, at night of 24, in the daytime of 25, on 26-28 no precipitation is predicted. In the daytime of 24, at night of 25 in separate regions snow is predicted. South-west wind speed is 5-10 m/s. In the daytime of February 24, on 25 the air temperature will gradually go down by 10-12 degrees, then it will go up as much.
In the daytime of February 23, on 24-28 no precipitation is predicted.
“Natural resources should be used reasonably”: the Premiere got acquainted with projects of the Ministry of Environment
Premiere Nikol Pashinyan today conducted a visit to the Ministry of Environment to consider the Ministry’s ongoing and upcoming programs. The meeting was attended by Chief of Staff of the Office of the Prime Minister Arsen Torosyan, Minister of Environment Romanos Petrosyan, Deputy Ministers, heads of the Ministry-affiliated structures, other officials.
A criminal case has been initiated concerning the 110 buildings upon violation of the legislation in the central ecological zone of the lake, for non-fulfillment of obligations to protect "Sevan" National Park
And yet, in August 2021, the Minister of Environment Romanos Petrosyan instructed the relevant subdivisions of the Ministry to survey and submit the information on the legality of the facilities and buildings in the ecological zone of Lake Sevan to him.
Summing up completed grant programs in Syunik region
The executive body of “Support Program for Protected Areas-Armenia” (SPPA-A) project is the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Armenia.