08.08.2014

The study of FPWC on bird species of Armash ponds

The study of FPWC on bird species of Armash ponds
The Armenian highlands are located at the crossroads of the major migratory bird routes thus the region is rich in various bird species. The Republic of Armenia is home to over 350 Species of birds. The list is below: MORE


05.08.2014

Interesting facts about Red-backed shrike (Lanius collurio)

This funny bird, which belongs to Laniidae family, is relatively small, only 16-18 cm long. Despite its size it is able to hunt on lizards and mice.  Like other shrikes it hunts from prominent perches, and impales corpses on thorns or barbed wire as a "larder" . This aggressive practiMORE


02.08.2014

Գնառաջարկներ ներկայացնելու հրավեր` խմելու ջրի համար նախատեսված պոլիէթիլենային ճնշումային խողովակների մատակարարման համար. Երկրորդ փուլ

Վայրի բնության և մշակութային արժեքների պահպանման հիմնադրամը (FPWC) հրավիրում է (այսուհետ՝ Հրավեր) մասնագիտացված տեղական կազմակերպություններին գնառաջարկներ ներկայացնել՝ Արմավիրի մարզի Լուկաշին, Հայկավան և Արազափ գյուղերի և Տավուշի մարզի Բերքաբեր գյուղի ջրամատակարարման բարելավման ծրագրի շրջանակներում MORE


30.07.2014

EQUATOR PRIZE 2014. "URTSADZOR ECO-TRAINING CENTER" HAS MADE IT TO THE FINALS

Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets (FPWC) has presented its "Urtsadzor Eco-Training Center" program to the prestigious Equator Prize 2014. Considering the initiatives from 121 countries the Committee members claimed that the quality level has evolved considerabMORE


28.07.2014

Mobile and Internet Coverage Available in Caucasus Wildlife Refuge

The FPWC’s main partner VivaCell-MTS has installed a new base-transceiver station in the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge, a high-altitude area, adjacent to the Khosrov Forest State Reserve. The high-mountainous landscape added to the difficulty of the construction works. Climbing up the mountain area is diMORE


16.07.2014

Գնառաջարկներ ներկայացնելու հրավեր

խմելու ջրի համար նախատեսված պոլիէթիլենային ճնշումային խողովակների մատակարարման համարMORE


09.07.2014

Dreamnight at the Yerevan Zoo

Once a year zoos around the world open their gates for chronically ill and disabled children and their families, welcoming them as VIP guests. Dreamnight at the Zoo is a global initiative that unites zoos of the Netherlands, GermanMORE


Displaying news
First Previous 1-7 8-14 15-21 22-28 29-35 36-42 43-49 Next Last
SunChild Eco Tours at Armenia Expo

From September 5-7 FPWC’s Ecotourism project SunChild Eco Tours will be present at the Armenia Expo 2014. The Expo takes place at the Logos Expo Center. SunChild Eco Tours combines FPWC’s efforts in nature conservation with community development through ecotourism. Make sure to drop by and learn about our new exciting offers!

 

[more]

Page 1 of 1 1

19.08.2014

B&B in Urtsadzor

The film presents two newly opened rural B&Bs in Urtsadzor, a village nearby FPWC’s Caucasus Wildlife Refuge. Supporting villagers to gain additional income from rural ecotourism is part of FPWC’s effort to combine nature conservation and coMORE


08.08.2014

The brown bear cub in Caucasus Wildlife Refuge

Have you ever seen a bear in the wild at a distance of around 20m, 5m or maybe even 1m? FPWC offers a unique opportunity to watch the endangered brown bear cub (listed in RA Red book of animals) at a VERY close distance.   This cub is most probably two-three years old, and, as every teenager, MORE


05.02.2014

Bezoar Goats. Sound and safe

Bezoar Goats have been persecuted by hunters and poachers throughout the Southern Caucasus for decades and since the 1980s their populations have been steadily declining. But in the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge, Bezoar Goats are protected – a conservation measure which is likely to mean that oMORE


05.02.2014

Grey Partridges in CWR

Check out the latest video recorded in CWR area. This time the trap cameras captured grey partridges – birds that never migrate. Although there are over 47 different types of partridges in the world, many of them are endangered. Grey partridges are recorded in the MORE


13.12.2013

CWR trap cameras finally recorded the Caucasian leopard with all its grace

It finally happened! CWR trap cameras finally recorded the Caucasian leopard with all its grace which kept us in suspense since 2012!  The video shows a well-nourished huge male, resting calmly in the grass. But it also revealed that this animal is special. Out of unknown reasons he has lost hiMORE


27.11.2013

The second video of a lynx taken at night provided more images of this beautiful animal

Less than a month after a remote camera caught a glimpse of a lynx in the Caucasus Wildlife Refuge (CWR), a second video taken at night has provided even more images of this beautiful animal. Lynx are mostly active at nights when they come out to hunt hares and other small mammals. Specialists belieMORE


27.10.2013

SunChild Festival’s Animal Carnival Parade: Let the animals dance!

On October 27th finally the long expected Animal Carnival Parade brought a wild atmosphere to Yerevan’s streets. At 16:00 500 children and youth in fanciful animal costumes impatiently waited at Matenadaran to start the march down through Mashots Avenue to Northern Avenue.  Alongside with the cMORE


Displaying news
First Previous 1-7 8-14 15-21 22-28 29-35 36-42 43-49 Next Last