A conference on Biodiversity Conservation

The Ecological Education Center of the Ministry of Education of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic (NR), the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic and Faculty of Natural Sciences and Agriculture of Nakhchivan State University held a scientific conference on May 22 – International Day of Biological Diversity. Read more »


The Republic of Azerbaijan has a very rich flora. There are more than 4,500 species of higher plants here. The flora of Azerbaijan is much richer in the number of species than the flora of the other republics of the South Caucasus. Sixty-six per cent of the species growing in the whole Caucasus can be found in Azerbaijan.

The richness of Azerbaijan’s flora and the variety of its vegetation results from the variety and richness of its physical-geographic and natural-historic conditions and from its compound history influenced by the remote floristic regions. Read more »

State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic “Science Foundation” Research is pleased to announce a competition for funding for projects and other scientific activities

State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic “Science Foundation” Research is pleased to announce a competition for 2019 to support fundamental and innovative research projects and other scientific activities relevant to the state and society, to support the activities of scientists and creative teams of the National Academy of Sciences technological problems in the oil and gas and petrochemical areas, as well as creating additional opportunities for them and stimulating the innovative research. Read more »

Beautiful Callistemon

Natural spread:

It is naturally spread in western, southern and eastern Australia.

Botanical description:

With a height of 6 to 13m, the herbs are a bull-shaped bush or tree. The leaves are coarse or coarse-grooved, with a dark grayish, with a length of up to 10 cm and a width of about 0.6 cm in diameter, medium or semi-arid and thick. Flower spikes are thick, large, solid, cylindrical, length is 5-12 cm and width is 3-6 cm. The mammoth stems are red, with a brightness of 2-3 cm in length and yellow. The fruit is like a tree, a multi-seeded box, like a balloon or egg. Read more »

Employees of ANAS Dendrology Institute participated in the exhibition held at Baku Expo Center.

The 25th Anniversary Azerbaijan International Food Industry WorldFood Azerbaijan 2019 exhibition was held at Baku Expo Center on May 15-17. Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Food Security Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan, National Confederation of Entrepreneurs (Employers) Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Export and Investment Promotion Foundation in Azerbaijan, Small and Medium Business Development Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan and UN Food and Agriculture Organization FAO), attended by employees of ANAS Dendrology Institute.

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