EXPEDITIONS

  • Neftçala rayonunda tədqiqatlar aparılıb
    27 february 2019

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  • Soil Scientists studied soil cover of plains around the Caspian Sea
    27 September 2018

    A group of employees of the Department of Geography of Land Resources at the Institute of Geography of ANAS named after acad. H. Aliyev, under the guidance of doc.Ismayil Guliyev, head of this Department, PhD in Agricultural Sciences, have been in field expedition to the Caspian Sea, from the coast of Sumgayitchay until Samurchay.

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  • Investigations were conducted in the region from the coast of the Caspian Sea to the Karabakh plain
    12 September 2018

    In July, this year, Group of staff of the department “Landscape Research and Landscape Planning” of Institute of Geography named after acad. H.Aliyev of ANAS- Elkhan Mamedbekov, Museib Yunusov, Saida Zeynalova, visited a field expedition to a large area from the coast to the Karabakh plain. Scientists have investigated the differences of semi-desert, desert, forest field landscape, with the aim of determining the directions of anthropogenic transformations and the dynamics of landscapes in the intermountain basin of the Kura River.

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  • Scientists on landscape have been on expedition to the north-eastern slope of the Greater Caucasus
    11 September 2018

    Employees of the department of Landscape and Landscape Planning of the IG named after H.Aliyev of NANA- Stara Tarixazer, Zarnura Hamidova, Elina Kerimova, Sevil Quliyeva, Samira Alekperova and Sevindj Mamiyeva have been on the field expedition in the territories located on the north-east slope of the Greater Caucasus on July 16-20.

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  • The employees of the department of paleogeography visited Oghuz region
    09 September 2018

    The employees of the department of paleogeography of the Institute of Geography named after acad. H.A. of ANAS- D.Sc.in Geography E.Taghiyeva, PhD R.Fataliyev, A.Aliyev and V.Agayeva have been in expedition in Oghuz region June 25-30 to study on the Southern slope of the Greater Caucasus in accordance with the implementation of the work plan for 2017-2020 on the theme: “Evolution of the natural conditions of the western flank of the South Caspian basin during the periods of Pliocene and Eopleystocene and its role in the formation of oil fields”.

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  • Azerbaijan is a European country
    24 September 2013

    The Geographic Society and the ANAS precisely defined the boundary points between Europe and Asia which is controversial for a long time. It is known that the boundary between the continents has been passed through the line, adopted in 1964. However, this is disputed border. Therefore, when the Russian Federation as well as Kazakhstan has set the new boundary line, they brought it to the Mangistau Peninsula situated on the east coast of the Caspian Sea. It has been assumed that the continuation of the boundary would pass across the Absheron Peninsula extending along the watershed of the Greater Caucasus and should reach the Black Sea. Proposals are prepared for the line passing through the territory of Azerbaijan. And this is the first time Rashid Fataliyev, candidate of geological and mineralogical sciences published articles about it. In turn, the Institute of Geography and Geographic Society determined the border crossing points. On 7 August, near the villages Fatmayi of Absheron and Altiaghaj of Khizi under the direction of Ramiz Mammadov, corresponding member of ANAS, were installed the signs symbolizing the line of the boundary. So, the Institute of Geography of ANAS and the Geography Society presented their suggestions concerning the new border. 

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