Iran among top 5 states in sand dune stabilization
Iran is among the first top five countries in stabilizing sand dunes due to its effective application of mulching technique and desertification control.
The generous sky has opened; is the dry spell over in Iran?
Since the beginning of autumn Iran has seen a great increase in precipitation amounts but endless speculations are running rampant as to whether the dry spell is over in the country or not.
Four Persian leopards spotted in Firuzkuh
Four Persian leopards have been spotted near Firuzkuh County, northeast of the capital city of Tehran, a senior official at the Department of Environment (DOE) said.
Environment protection top on Iranian maritime tourism's agenda
Iran's booming maritime tourism industry gives high emphasis to environment protection in its projects, notably the environment friendly project of developing Hendurabi region into a tourist island.
Rare owl spotted in Hamedan province
A rare species of owl has been sighted near the city of Tuyserkan, in Hamedan province, west of Iran, a senior official at Department of Environment (DoE) said.