Brown bear released back into the wild
In November 2019, a brown bear with frozen paws was found in Onon-Balj National Park, where he was unable to find food on its own.
British Embassy and Environment and Tourism Ministry celebrating World Biodiversity Day
Each year 22 of May is "World Biodiversity Day’’ and this year’s theme is ‘’Solutions in Nature’’.
Endangered red deer brought to Bogd Khan Mountain from Khustai National Park
10 red deer have been relocated from Khustain Nuruu National Park to the strictly protected Bogd Khan Mountain, reports the Administration of the Bogd Khan Mountain Strictly Protected Area.
4.0 magnitude earthquake recorded in Uvs aimag
A 4.0 magnitude earthquake occurred in an area, 64km southeast from Sagil soum of Uvs aimag, at 01:25:45, May 12.
Noyon Mountain to be 'Strictly Protected’
At its plenary session of May 7, the Parliament passed a draft resolution to take some areas of land that preserved their natural beauty and characteristics and have historical, cultural, scientific, and ecological significance into state special protection either as new national protected areas or by expanding national parks.
Citizens to plant trees in their yards for Umnugobi Elm Tree Festival
The annual Elm Festival is to take place in Umnugobi aimag between April 30 and May 2. In 2018, the aimag’s local council decided to plant trees as part of the festival.
USAID supports to enhance rangeland management and pasture rotation
In Mongolia, USAID Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance is working with partner districts in Uvs, Khovd, Sukhbaatar, and Khentii to reduce the vulnerability of herder households through strengthening disaster preparedness and improved rangeland management.
ADB project to develop sustainable tourism in Khuvsgul aimag
ADB’s 2019-2024 Sustainable Tourism Development Project worth USD 19 million launched in Khuvsgul aimag last October and planning and budgeting phase of the project is underway.
Will passenger trains continue to pollute the environment?
Passenger trains of Ulaanbaatar Railway JSC continue to pollute the environment, causing danger to the hygiene of surrounding areas. More specifically, about 90 percent of 276 passenger trains were manufactured around the year of 1962, equipped with restrooms that have been left behind in global development.
Views exchanged on reducing overexploitation of natural resources
A project ‘Supporting Protected Areas for the Conservation of Ecosystem Services’ (SPACES) is under implementation in Khovd aimag within the collaboration of the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, Governor Office of Khovd aimag and GIZ.
New refined coal plant to be established in Tuv aimag
A ground-breaking ceremony of eastern regional refined coal plant of Tavan Tolgoi Tulsh Company took place today, on April 9 in Tuv aimag.
Earthquake frequency in Mongolia increases fivefold in 15 years
In 2005, about 200 earthquake occurrences were recorded in Mongolia. As of 2019, ithe figure increased by 1010, or five times in 15 years.
A 3.5 magnitude earthquake occurs in Umnugobi aimag
Yesterday, at 5:26 pm, a 3.5 magnitude earthquake struck an area named ‘Bayantsagaan’ in Tukhum bagh, 27km east to Bayandalai soum, Umnugobi aimag.
20 thousand trees to be planted in Dornogobi aimag this year
The Governor’s Office of Dornogobi aimag reported that it gave a directive to plant 20 thousand trees in the aimag this year.
3.9-magnitude of earthquake occurs in Khovd aimag
Today at 02:58, a 3.9 magnitude earthquake occurred in an area named ‘Khalzan Burged-Uul of Barlag bagh, 78km south east from the center of Altai soum, Khovd aimag.
Amount of dust particles in air reduced by about 60 percent
Capital city officials did an online announcement regarding current matters. To implement the Government’s decision to ban the usage of raw coal, public and administrative organizations of the capital city worked at a state of heightened readiness as according to the order of the Governor of the Capital City from October 1, 2019 to April 1, 2020.
Matad soum hit by earthquake
A 3.8 magnitude earthquake occurred in an area named ‘Toson-Uul’ of Buyan-Undur bagh, 74km east from the center of Matad soum, Dornod aimag.
Biodiversity to be conserved with participation of locals
An implementation of a project ‘Biodiversity and adaptation to climate change’ officially started in Khovd aimag.
Fifteen percent of total territory covered by snow
Fifteen percent of the total territory of the country has been blanketed with thick snow. Due to heavy snowfall in Uvs aimag, the spring condition is likely to worsen. More than 40 percent of the expected 1.4 million offspring of the aimag have been delivered.
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