An aerial video depicts portions of Olasbelangah village that is nested on foothills of the Alborz mountain range. Teeming with timeless yet spectacular sceneries, wooden cottages and sounds of birds, the picturesque area is sometimes referred to as a lost paradise in northern Iran. The countryside can be reached via a 30-kilometer-long curvy road commences from Masal, itself a popular tourist destination in Gilan Province.
TEHRAN- Iran and Czech Republic agreed on signing a contract for the construction of a 20 megawatt waste-to-energy plant in the Iranian northern province of Gilan, the portal of Iranian Energy Ministry reported.
By Farnaz Heidari
People exert noticeable impacts on biodiversity in several ways. As long as there are greedy and uncaring people, there will be change in relative abundance of species. Namely hunting is estimated to have caused 33% of the extinctions of mammals.
The first group of wintering birds including pelicans, seabirds, gulls, terns, quails, great cormorant, little cormorant, and heron has entered steel protected area in Astara, northern province of Gilan.
Heavy snowfall has blanketed the historical city of Masouleh, northern Iran, on the first days of the last month of autumn. (IRNA/ Morteza Rafikhah)
Farmers in the northern province of Gilan are gathering rice from paddy fields in the early days of autumn. (Tasnim/ Mohammad Ranjbar)
The second sheep-washing local festival was held in Kelisham village, northern Gilan province, on Wednesday. Sheep-washing is traditionally held in mid-September annually at Khalashkuh riverbank prior to sheep-shearing. Women in the village are used to knit wool socks, gloves, shawls, etc. of the fleece using spinning wheels. (IRNA/ Abouzar Hamidi-Jirandeh)