Alborz Mountains

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  • Let’s treasure natural jewels 2021-12-10 17:18

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Let’s treasure natural jewels

    TEHRAN – Mountains are home to 15 percent of the world´s population and host about half of the world's biodiversity hotspots. So, we should value these natural jewels.

  • Historical bridge, madrasa, fortress added to Iran national heritage list 2021-09-07 20:30

    Historical bridge, madrasa, fortress added to Iran national heritage list

    TEHRAN – Seven historical structures including a bridge, madrasa, and a fortress, situated in Iran’s Semnan province, have recently been added to the national list for cultural heritage.

  • تالاب 2021-02-01 16:47

    By Mehdi Garshasbi

    Let’s just say ‘RAMSAR' wetlands convention

    On February 2, 1971, in the Iranian city of Ramsar, nestling between the Alborz mountains and the Caspian Sea coast, the representatives of 18 nations put their signatures to the text of a remarkable treaty. 

  • Kouh Siah 2020-05-12 19:31

    Natural heritage listing planned for Kouh Siah

    TEHRAN – Kouh Siah (literally meaning Mount Black) in the city of Robat Karim, Tehran province, is planned to be inscribed on the natural heritage list, provincial tourism chief Hamid Karimi said on Monday, CHTN reported.

  • Ski in Iran above the Alborz mountains 2019-12-30 16:47

    By Reyhaneh Jafari

    Ski in Iran above the Alborz mountains

    The four-season country of Iran benefits from snowfalls in winter as well as hot summer beaches.

  • International Mountain Day: natural treasure must be protected 2019-12-11 18:39

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    International Mountain Day: natural treasure must be protected

    TEHRAN – Mountains have long been home to people and a source of freshwater, however, they are currently under threat due to climate change and overexploitation, so this is the time to take steps toward protecting the nature’s valuable treasure.