zagros forest

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  • Iranian hero dies fighting Zagros forest wildfire 2020-06-21 18:16

    Iranian hero dies fighting Zagros forest wildfire

    TEHRAN – Alborz Zare’ei, a 38-year-old environmental enthusiast and climber, who was helping extinguish a wildfire in the southwestern part of the country, lost his life after 18 days of suffering from burn wound infection.

  • آتش سوزی 2020-06-01 18:41

    Wildfire in forests, protected areas put out after five days

    TEHRAN - Wildfire which broke out five days ago across several forests and protected areas in four western and southwestern provinces of Khuzestan, Bushehr, Lorestan, Kohgiluyeh, and Boyer-Ahmad, was put out on Monday.

  • جشنواره حفاظت و توسعه ذخیره گاه جنگلی بلوط شازند 2020-01-17 18:41

    $120m earmarked to implement Zagros forest protection plan

    TEHRAN – A total budget of 5 trillion rials (nearly $120 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) has been allocated to implement Zagros forest protection plan, IRNA news agency reported on Wednesday.

  • Zagros forest protection plan being implemented 2019-10-15 21:04

    Zagros forest protection plan being implemented

    TEHRAN – A plan to protect Zagros forest is being implemented through which nearly 100,000 hectares of the forest will be covered with seedlings, Khalil Aqaei, head of the Forests, Range, and Watershed Management Organization has announced.

  • ‘Saving Zagros forests must become first priority’ 2019-07-03 19:41

    ‘Saving Zagros forests must become first priority’

    TEHRAN – Given that Zagros forests condition is worrisome being gravely threatened by wood logging, it must become the main concern of the related bodies to prevent it from disappearance, Khalil Aqaei, head of the Forests, Range, and Watershed Management Organization (FRWMO) has stated.

  • ‘Further measures required to preserve forests’ 2019-03-06 21:56

    ‘Further measures required to preserve forests’

    TEHRAN – Iran's forest area is approximately 12 million hectares with 0.2 hectares per capita, which is one quarter of the world average, so attention to preserve the forest areas must be four times the global attention, faculty member of the Research Institute of Forests and Rangelands has said.