Mongolia willing to learn from Japan's experiences in tourism
Minister of Environment and Tourism D.Sarangerel today, August 12, received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia Kobayashi Hiroyuki, discussing bilateral cooperation, quality in the tourism industry, airline ticket price and winter tourism development.
Environment Minister meets state special protected areas administrations' officials
There are 34 state special protection areas administrations in Mongolia. Minister of Environment and Tourism D.Sarangerel held a meeting with authorities of the administrations on August 6, discussing encountering problems in environment and tourism industry, solutions for them and making amendments to current laws and regulations.
Some territories in Ulaanbaatar identified as special-use lands
An issue on taking some territories as state special-use lands has been discussed and approved at the meeting of the Presidium of the Citizens' Representative Khural (City Council) of Ulaanbaatar city, dated yesterday, August 6.
Project underway to increase flow of Ulz River
A state budget funded project worth MNT 2.5 billion has launched in Dornod aimag to increase the water flow in Ulz River.
Sustainable forest management to be enhanced with FAO
Minister of Environment and Tourism D.Sarangerel met with Resident Representative of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in Mongolia Vinod Ahuja to exchange views on bilateral cooperation in environment.
Environment Minister meets UN Resident Coordinator
Minister of Environment and Tourism D.Sarangerel met with Resident Coordinator of the United Nations (UN) in Mongolia Tapan Mishra to discuss issues of bilateral cooperation as well as key areas of further cooperation.
One of Nine Wonders of Dundgobi aimag: Uush Mankhan
Alongside its wondrous Gobi beauty, the trinity of wonders boast for its historical anthropology, culture and heritage, natural phenomenon, and healing properties.
5.0 magnitude earthquake recorded in Umnugobi aimag
A 5.0 magnitude earthquake occurred in a place called “Sevkh-Uul” in Tost bag (smallest administration unit), 96 km northwest from Gurvantes soum of Umnugobi aimag at 10:28 AM of July 20.
One of Nine Wonders of Dundgobi aimag: Ongiin Khiid
At a distance of 18 km to the southeast of Saikhan-Ovoo soum of Dundgobi aimag, there lies a monastery named Ongiin Khiid in a site with peculiar formations. The Ongi River, the Khoshuu Khurliin Khiid, the remains of Porcelain city, and a cliff named Senjit Khad that looks like a handle—altogether, the Ongiin Khiid Complex is considered as one of the Nine Wonders of Dundgobi aimag.
19 adult beavers relocated in territory of Erdene soum of Tuv aimag
In aims of protecting ecosystem of Tuul River and regulating river’s flow with its natural way, 36 Eurasian beavers of 18 families have been brought from Russia and Germany in 2012 and being raised.
National wildlife crossing standards to be implemented
The Ministry of Road and Transport Development in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment and Tourism has developed the national standards ‘MNS 6515:2015 Passages for wild ungulates along the highways and railways in steppe and gobi areas’ and ‘MNS 6735:2018 Mountain crossings for wildlife migration routes. General requirements’.
Another 21 red deer calves relocated at Khantaishir Mountain Range
A project on relocating red deer calves from Khustai Nuruu National Park in Tuv aimag to Khantaishir Mountain Range, western part of Mongolia, has been successfully realized for the third year.
“Clean Air City” virtual scientific conference takes place
“Ulaanbaatar will become a zero-waste city in 2050. To accomplish this goal, it is necessary to create a multi-centered city system and to produce energy from waste,” emphasized Deputy Governor of the Capital City in charge of air and environmental pollution issues D.Munkhjargal in her remarks addressed at the opening of an international virtual scientific conference entitled “Clean Air City” being held today, June 17.
Mongolia-India Friendship Garden established
On the occasion of the 65th diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Republic of India, the Embassy of India in Mongolia opened “Mongolia-India Friendship Garden” at the National Garden Park, Ulaanbaatar city on June 12, planting 65 trees.
One of Nine Wonders of Dundgobi aimag: Baga Gazriin Chuluu
One of the Nine Wonders of Dundgobi aimag is Baga Gazriin Chuluu, an exquisite rock formation that looks like aaruul (dried curd) stacked on top of each other.
4.7 magnitude earthquake recorded in Sukhbaatar aimag
A 4.7 magnitude earthquake occurred in a place named ‘Khurmen’, 66km northeast from the center of Dariganga soum, Sukhbaatar aimag at 11.12 a.m., June 8.
One of Nine Wonders of Dundgobi aimag: Sum Khukh Burd
The ancient historical and cultural site of Sum Khukh Burd is said to be the only oasis of the Gobi desert. The site is located 70 km to the northwest of the Dundgobi aimag center, and 18 km from the astonishing rock formations of Baga Gazriin Chuluu.
One of Nine Wonders of Dundgobi aimag: Ikh Gazriin Chuluu Nature Reserve
About 80 km to the east of the Dundgobi aimag center, there is a certain lined rock formation in an area of about 600 sq.km, stretching 30 km in length and 15 km in width. This particular area is the Ikh Gazriin Chuluu Nature Reserve.
Two more deer relocated to Bogd Khan Mountain
Two red deer have been relocated from Khustain Nuruu National Park (NP) to the strictly protected Bogd Khan Mountain in addition to the 10 red deer relocated to the strictly protected mountain earlier this month.
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