Flora and fauna

World Wildlife Day being observed today
12:18, Sunday, 03 March, 2024
World Wildlife Day is being observed across the world today. The day is observed to appreciate the many beautiful and diverse species of wild ...
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US warns of ‘disaster’ amid oil slick in Red Sea from ship hit by Houthis
23:24, Saturday, 24 February, 2024
The United States military has warned of an “environmental disaster” after an attack by Yemen’s Houthi rebels on a cargo ship ...
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Italian town on alert after lion escapes circus
12:06, Sunday, 12 November, 2023
A lion prowled the streets of an Italian seaside town for several hours Saturday after escaping from a local circus, before being sedated and ...
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Lion named Ruben going home
09:30, Friday, 11 August, 2023
On December 4th, 2022, FPWC rescued a lion named Ruben from a former zoo in the Republic of Artsakh. Since the start of his stay at the zoo, Ruben ...
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The Statement of the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Armenia
20:02, Friday, 09 June, 2023
The steel plant in the territory of the Republic of Armenia will be constructed in accordance with the environmental standards and requirements, ...
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Statement on the Energy, Economic, Humanitarian and Ecological Terrorism of Azerbaijan in Relation to the Sarsang Reservoir
18:12, Saturday, 06 May, 2023
In the conditions of the 146-day blockade of the Republic of Artsakh, since 9 January 2023 and for 117 days now, Azerbaijan has disrupted the ...
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Philippines oil spill now stretches over 6 kms
22:40, Monday, 13 March, 2023
The spread of the oil spill from a sunken tanker in the waters off Oriental Mindoro has reached over 6 kilometers, an environmental group said ...
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Eboko volcano erupts in the Kuril Islands
16:18, Wednesday, 01 March, 2023
Information about the ash release was received by the Crisis Management Center of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of ...
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We’re on a ‘highway to climate hell,’ UN chief Guterres says, calling for a global phase-out of coal
21:18, Monday, 07 November, 2022
The United Nations secretary general issued a stark warning Monday, telling attendees at the COP27 summit that the world was losing its fight ...
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25 stories high: Scientists finally discover tallest tree in Amazon
21:04, Monday, 10 October, 2022
After three years of planning, five expeditions and a two-week trek through dense jungle, scientists have reached the tallest tree ever found in the ...
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Russia's armed aggression causes mass death of dolphins in Black Sea, investigation launched
19:24, Wednesday, 07 September, 2022
The armed aggression of Russia resulted into mass death of dolphins in the Black Sea, the prosecutor's office has opened a case on the fact of ...
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Two-headed turtle hatches, and has a healthy life ahead
21:54, Wednesday, 10 August, 2022
A two-headed turtle has been born alive at a Dutch breeder’s and vets say it has every chance of living a long and healthy life. The turtle, ...
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X-ray finds 109 live animals in women's luggage
00:06, Friday, 01 July, 2022
Two women were arrested at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi Airport and accused of smuggling after 109 live animals were found in their luggage, Thai ...
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The daytime walk of the Caucasian leopard in the protected landscape "Arpa."
21:48, Thursday, 19 May, 2022
With the camera traps of the World Wide Fund for Nature Armenia (WWF Armenia), it was possible to capture the daytime walk of the Caucasian leopard ...
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Chimpanzees apply 'medicine' to each others' wounds in a possible show of empathy
23:30, Wednesday, 09 February, 2022
For the first time, chimpanzees were spotted capturing insects and applying them to their own wounds, as well as the wounds of others, possibly as a ...
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Let's conclude the year with this inspiring video, the main hero of which is Nova!
22:00, Friday, 31 December, 2021
Let's conclude the year with this inspiring video, the main hero of which is Nova! The presence of a leopard in the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge (CWR) ...
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Scientists fear animals could harbor coronavirus and then pass it back to humans
22:35, Wednesday, 03 November, 2021
A new study has found widespread coronavirus infection among white-tailed deer in Iowa and researchers are concerned the species could potentially ...
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Nova is back to CWR
21:12, Thursday, 14 October, 2021
An important and symbolic event took place on the eve of the event dedicated to the 10th Anniversary of the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge (CWR). In ...
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One of World's Most Powerful Volcanoes Wakes Up in Hawaii
21:24, Thursday, 30 September, 2021
The last time the Kilauea Volcano erupted in 2018 it destroyed hundreds of homes and left dozens of people injured.One of the world's most active ...
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Thailand bans coral-damaging sunscreens
23:12, Friday, 06 August, 2021
Thailand banned sunscreens containing chemicals that damage coral reefs from its marine national parks.The kingdom's sandy beaches have long been ...
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Cocktails for pets and people, now being served at a new bar
22:12, Sunday, 01 August, 2021
A new bar is mixing things up in London by not only serving up drinks to humans but to their pets as well. ‘After Bark’ mixes up ...
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A monstrous-looking fish normally found thousands of feet deep in the ocean washed up on a California beach
03:10, Monday, 17 May, 2021
An unusual fish with teeth as sharp as glass and a body shaped like a football washed ashore on a California beach last week.The black colored ...
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Stop! Camel time! China creates world's first traffic signal for the humped beasts
21:52, Sunday, 18 April, 2021
Officials in northern China have inaugurated what they say is the world's first traffic signal for camels.The signal came into operation on Sunday ...
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The Bidens' younger dog, Major, to undergo additional training after biting incidents
00:04, Wednesday, 14 April, 2021
The Biden family’s younger dog, Major, will undergo additional training to help him adjust to life in the White House after two biting ...
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Yellow mealworm safe for humans to eat, says EU food safety agency
22:20, Sunday, 24 January, 2021
Advertisement The insect’s main components are protein, fat and fibre, offering a potentially sustainable and low carbon-emission source of ...
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Statement on Ecocide Alert in Nagorno–Kharabakh region amidst war between Armenia & Azerbaijan
16:20, Monday, 02 November, 2020
Statement on Ecocide Alert in Nagorno–Kharabakh region amidst war between Armenia & Azerbaijan Dear Partner, as you may be aware, on ...
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Sea level rise from ice sheets track worst-case climate change scenario
21:10, Friday, 04 September, 2020
Ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica whose melting rates are rapidly increasing have raised the global sea level by 1.8cm since the 1990s, and are ...
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There is an unsolved mystery that one head of cattle with two heads and four eyes in Guizhou.
21:00, Monday, 24 August, 2020
On August 15, a cow from a farm household in Dejiang County, Guizhou Province gave birth to a two-headed cow. The functions of the four eyes and two ...
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''Lydian security have assaulted Amulsar protectors'': Armenian Environmental Front
00:30, Friday, 21 August, 2020
Lydian security have assaulted Amulsar protectors. It's midnight and the situation is very tense at the first and second posts at Amulsar. Police ...
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Malfunction at Swiss chocolate factory sends out plume of cocoa 'snow'
22:50, Wednesday, 19 August, 2020
A real-life Willy Wonka would have been proud. But residents of a Swiss town got a bit of a shock when it started snowing particles of a fine cocoa ...
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