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First lunar eclipse of 2020 begins - Live streaming

2020.01.10 17:06 GMT

This year started off with a meteor shower and the first month of 2020 continues with a penumbral lunar eclipse during the full moon, on Friday, APA reports citing CNN.

Two more leopard cubs recorded in Azerbaijan’s national park - VIDEO

2019.12.29 15:15 GMT

Two more leopard cubs have been recorded in Zangezur National Park named after Hasan Aliyev.

Cloudy weather expected in Baku

2019.12.26 18:38 GMT

Cloudy weather is expected in Baku and Absheron Peninsula on December 27.

Azerbaijan set to gradually restrict using old, diesel-run cars

2019.12.26 18:03 GMT

Azerbaijan is working towards the promotion of environmentally friendly cars, and phased restrictions on using vehicles with an expired life, mainly cars with diesel engines, Head of the Department of Environmental Policy of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources Rasim Sattarzade told reporters in Baku, Trend reports.

Parrots released into green area under Urban Ecology Project

2019.11.19 19:47 GMT

Some 10 parrots have been released into a green area in Ataturk Park as part of IDEA Public Union`s Urban Ecology Project, AzerTag reports.

Azerbaijan’s Minister of Ecology calls public to be active in planting 650,000 trees

2019.10.31 18:22 GMT

“Planting trees is not enough. For the successful growth of trees, timely agro technical care for forest zones is required. It is also necessary to conduct monitoring in order to take care of their growth. We also invite public organizations to join this initiative”, Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources Mukhtar Babayev said at a press conference held in Baku.

Azerbaijan gets ready to plant 650,000 trees in one day

2019.09.30 15:36 GMT

Preparations for planting 650,000 trees in the country in one day to mark the 650th birthday anniversary of the great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Imadeddin Nasimi have started,” head of press-service of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources Irada Ibrahimova told AzerTag.

Azerbaijan creates new local weather forecast website

2019.09.25 18:45 GMT

The Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan has developed a new website providing up-to-date information on weather forecasts, Head of Azerbaijan’s National Hydrometeorological Department under the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources Umayra Taghiyeva told Trend.

Wind speed reached 40 m/s in Baku

2019.09.21 18:34 GMT

The speed of the northwesterly wind occasionally reached 40 m/s in Baku, said Umayra Tagiyeva head of the National Hydrometeorological Department of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, APA reports.

Seismological stations will be installed at the bottom of the Caspian Sea

2019.09.21 20:11 GMT

Azerbaijani and Japanese seismologists may begin joint research in the Caspian Sea, according to the Information Department of the Republican Seismological Service Center under the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan (ANAS).

Earthquake hits Azerbaijan

2019.09.11 19:15 GMT

Earthquake hit Lankaran region of Azerbaijan, the Republican Seismic Survey Center of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences told APA.

Forest fires, broke out in Azerbaijan regions, completely extinguished

2019.08.27 08:41 GMT

Forest fires, broke out in Gabala, Ismayilli, Gusar, Barda, and Agsu, have completely been extinguished, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan told APA.

Fire breaks out in mountainous area in Azerbaijan’s Aghsu region, helicopters involved

2019.08.22 16:17 GMT

Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan has issued a statement regarding the fire broke out in Aghsu region, APA reports citing the Ministry.

4-magnitude earthquake hits Azerbaijan

2019.08.22 06:20 GMT

Earthquake jolts Azerbaijan, the Republican Seismic Survey Center of Azerbaijan told APA.

Fire occurs in forest lane in Azerbaijan's Goygol region

2019.08.21 18:51 GMT

A fire broke out in a forest belt in Ganja village of Azerbaijan's Goygol region, APA's local bureau reports.

Two helicopters involved in extinguishing fire in Hirkan National Park

2019.08.20 16:00 GMT

One more helicopter of the Aviation Team of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Azerbaijan has been involved in extinguishing the fire in the mountainous area of Hirkan National Park.

Earthquake jolts Azerbaijan’s Zagatala region again

2019.08.10 11:56 GMT

The second earthquake has occurred in Azerbaijan's Zagatala region today, Republican Seismic Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences told APA.

This June was hottest in 140 years across the globe: climate report

2019.07.19 08:37 GMT

June 2019 was the hottest in 140 years, setting a global record, according to the latest monthly global climate report released on Thursday by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Daily Sabah reported.

Nature crisis: 'Shocking' report details threat to species

2019.05.06 11:12 GMT

On land, in the seas, in the sky, the devastating impact of humans on nature is laid bare in a compelling UN report.

EU, UNDP and Government launch groundbreaking new programme to fight climate change in Azerbaijan

2019.04.16 20:49 GMT

A new regional EU4Climate project financed by the European Union kicked off in Baku today putting multi-stakeholder partnerships at the forefront of effective climate change action in countries of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) region, AzerTag reports.

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