FISHES

Before the lowering of water level of the lake Sevan the annual fish hunting consisted almost equally of trout and carp (accordingly 50 % and 40 %). In this time period the portion of whitefish in annual hunt portion was 0.29%. In the initial period of water level lowering of the lake (1939-1962), because of the artificial increase of the watercourse of the river Hrazdan, the morphometric and hydrodynamic indices, temperature regime of the lake Sevan were ...

Information

Information about the article «Next vandalism against nature. In Gegharkunik region 40-years old and 15 meter-high firs were felled» inserted in Shamshyan.com website in 10 of July 2019. In the 18th square of 5th reserve district of Vardenik branch of “National park “Sevan” SNCO the employee have detected illegally felled 7 pine-trees. Felled trees were relocated to the branch territory. About the environmental violation was drown up a protocol, which w

17 June is the World Day to Combat Desertification

25 years ago in 1995 this day was signed the international convention to combat desertification. Armenia is one of the first countries which has become a member of the convention and which has elaborate national action programmes to combat desertification. From the desertification points of view Armenia is a vulnerable country.  Desertification is characterized by degradation of land resources, biodiversity and livelihood poverty the result of which is the...

Information about the ecological state of the lake Sevan and realized steps

Lately in the lake Sevan was discovered growth of Anabaena (Lat. Anabaena) blue-green algae. In the lake Sevan Anabaena blue-green alga was first recorded in the 40 s of the last century. The first algae bloom was recorded in 1964 and in various time was periodically repeated in different volumes. A large-scale algae bloom was observed in 2018. As to the experts several factors have contributed to the growth of blue-green algae. The wastewater flowing...

Welcome

Welcome
Sevan National Park, is one of the 4 protected national parks of the Republic of Armenia, founded in 1978 to protect Lake Sevan and the surrounding areas. It is under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Nature Protection and includes a research center, which monitors the ecosystems, and undertakes various conservation measures. Licensed fishing on the lake is also regulated. Fauna Mammals Scientific knowledge about the mammals of the Sevan basin is qu...

First Deputy Director

First Deputy Director of “National park “Sevan” SNCO - Hunanyan Araik Tel.: (+374) 261-2-44-29 E-mail: araik_h@mail.ru Biographical data Year, month, birthplace December 12, 1961, Sevan town, Gegharkunik region, Republic of Armenia Education 1979-1984- Yerevan State University – Qualification: Math teacher Work Experience On January 20, 2017 – appointed to the post of the First Deputy Director, Head of Department of Science and Moni...

Director

Director
Director of “National Park “Sevan” SNCO- Vahe Gulanyan Address: Sevan town, Karmir Banaki st., 56 Tel.: (+374) 261 2-40-44 E-mail: director@sevanpark.am, gulanyanvahe@gmail.com Веб-страница: www.sevanpark.am Biographical data Date and Place of Birth January 1, 1985- Sevan town, Gegharkunik region, Republic of Armenia Education 2001-2003- Yerevan state base medical college- Dental Technician. 2003-2005- Armenian Institute of Ecolo...

Deputy Director

Deputy Director of “National park “Sevan” SNCO- Nelson Sargsyan Tel.: (+374) 261-00-30 E-mail: sargsian65@mail.ru Biographical data Year, month, birthplace 03 September, 1965 - Sevan town, Gegharkunik region, Republic of Armenia Education 1982-1989- Karl Marx Polytechnic Institute with Qualification of Engineer-mechanic. Work Experience On November 15, 2016 – appointed to the post of the Deputy Director, Head of Departament of Co...

Activity

“Sevan” National Park” SNCO is a non-profit ecological, scientific-research organization, which has a status of Legal Person. The main goal of activity of national park is to provide the stable utilization of natural resources, natural ecosystems, landscape varieties, biodiversity, natural heritage in the park territory, protection, conservation, recovery, regeneration, inventory and monitoring. The organization provides the conservation of natural ecosyst...