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.
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.