ecology in Caucasus

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Zheleznovodsk wins  All-Russian Eco-Marathon

Zhelezovodsk won the first place in the All-Russian Eco-Marathon "Pass the waste paper - save the tree”, the media reports. The resort city set an absolute record in the Stavropol region for the delivery of waste paper, …

Plastic bags banned in Georgia

Production, import and sale of all types of plastic bags has been banned in Georgia starting today. According to the new rules, entrepreneurs will be fined GEL 500 ($186) and their goods will be confiscated if they violate the rule. The …

Ancient cave discovered in Kutaisi

An accidental discovery in the Georgian city of Kutaisi has unveiled a cave that could date as far back as 50 thousand years. The cave was discovered by Vakhtang Sikharulidze, a local psychiatrist, during a stroll with his dog earlier …

4th Green Festival kicks off in Tbilisi

Today, the 4th Green Festival kicked off in Tbilisi. At the event, the environmental problems of the Georgian capital will be discussed. In the program of the first day of the festival, there are an urban sketch event (city sketches) …

Pashinyan decides to drain Lake Sevan (VIDEO)

The Armenian government approved the draft on making additions to the law on approving the programs toward the restoration, preservation, reproduction, and use of the ecosystem of Lake Sevan. "There were very heated discussions, …