Illegal logging is continued in the forested areas of Kapan region
According to preliminary calculations deforestation has occurred in an approximately 10-hectare area.The coordinator of Kapan Aarhus Centre verbally informed the employees of Syunik regional division of the State Inspection of the RA MNP about the problem.
In order to specify and map coordinates of deforested area the center is now working on making expert group’s visit to the site. According to preliminary assessment the real scale of the environmental disaster is more than visible in the photos.
Armenian Aarhus Centers Press Officer
Translated by Anush Beybutyan