Ecology of Azerbaijan - ecological situation in Azerbaijan. State environmental organizations include the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, as well as the State Agency for Alternative and Renewable Energy Sources.
The presence of favorable physical and geographical conditions, as well as 9 natural and climatic zones out of the existing 11 determines the diversity of flora and fauna of the Republic of Azerbaijan. 64% of the species composition of plants in the Caucasus is accounted for by Azerbaijan, which numbers over 4500 species. 97 species of mammals, 357 - birds, about 100 species of fish, 67 species and subspecies of amphibians and reptiles, about 15 thousand insects, 1 species of cyclostomes live on the territory of the republic. In general, there are 18 thousand species of fauna in the country.
On the territory of Azerbaijan there are deposits of over 155 types of minerals: gold, mercury, copper, lead, zinc, facing stones, sawdust, cement raw materials, building stones, pumice, volcanic ash, clay, gravel, construction sand , gypsum, anhydride, perlite, obsidian, vermiculite, colored stones and so on. There are also fresh underground and mineral waters.
The Red Book of Azerbaijan was first published in 1989. The book contains more than 100 species of representatives of the animal world and 140 species of plants.
At the same time, 4 species of mammals, 8 species of birds, 1 species of fish, 3 species of amphibians and reptiles, 8 species of insects and 27 species of plants were included in the "Red Book of the Azerbaijan Republic" and since 1990 -s are under the protection of the state.
In order to preserve the natural heritage of the country, 13 state nature reserves, 6 national parks and 21 state nature reserves were created on its territory.
In the 90s of the twentieth century, the Sarsang reservoir played an important role in the economy of the republic, irrigating in fact 78,000 hectares of land.
The receiving tour operator in Azerbaijan "AzerWay" offers a wide range of travel programs in Azerbaijan. We offer about 20 directions of tourism in Azerbaijan, more than two dozen copyright programs developed specifically for guests from Russia, taking into account not only mentality, interests, spiritual needs, but also culinary preferences. We offer both group and individual tours in Azerbaijan for the holidays!
Azerbaijan is a country where every traveler will discover something interesting. Here you can combine a beach vacation with an excursion program, business and corporate tourism with downhill skiing, medical holidays with excursions around the capital and just a soulful rest on the Caspian Sea.
Many tour operators and travel agencies in Europe and Russia are already our partners today and offer their tourists high-quality travel programs in Azerbaijan from the AzerWay tour operator. We invite you to use our services and immerse yourself in the atmosphere of hospitality of the "land of fires" - Azerbaijan. We are always glad to new cooperation!
Classic excursion tours to Azerbaijan with a visit to the most popular tourist attractions of the country are available both for group fixed arrival dates, and it is possible to conduct any tour on an individual basis for dates convenient for you.
Cultural and historical tours to Azerbaijan with immersion in the culture and identity of the country. Exclusive programs with visits to remote corners of the country are available to connoisseurs of true spiritual relaxation.
Tours to Azerbaijan for the weekend are a very convenient and successful opportunity in a fairly short period of time to radically change the working environment of the office to the beauty and delicacies of Azerbaijan in order to fully recuperate.
When the budget is limited, and the craving for travel does not dry out and you want to see such an interesting country from a tourist point of view as Azerbaijan - we offer several travel options, inexpensive economy tours to Azerbaijan.
Kabardino-Balkarskiy Mountain Reserve - “a place in the sky itself”. On the territory of the Russian Federation, the giant Elbrus lies at the same level (by the way, also in Kabardino-Balkaria). Moreover, the ban is also the highest in the whole of Europe.