The cases of violations of norms on forests detected in the forestry branches of “ArmForest” SNCO of the Committee of Forest of the Ministry of Environment in the period of June 18-25


As a result of inspection procedures conducted by forest units, 7 cases of illegal cutting of trees (84 cut trees) were revealed by the workers of “Stepanavan”, “Idjevan”, “Kapan”, “Chambarak”, “Vayoc Dzor” forest enterprises.
 “Idjevan” forest enterprise - 16 cut trees, 2 cases of deforestation, one of which was revealed,
“Stepanavan” forest enterprise – 67 cut trees, 1 case of deforestation, which was revealed,
“Kapan” forest enterprise - 1 cut tree, 1 case of deforestation,
“Chambarak” forest enterprise - illegal fencing and pollution, 2 cases of deforestation,
“Vayots Dzor” forest enterprise - the grassland within 5 hectares was burnt, which was extinguished. 1 case of deforestation.
The reports on deforestation were composed and were sent to the Inspectorate for Nature Protection and Mineral Resources and the Police.
The 2 out of 7 cases of deforestation were revealed.