The Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, together with the Embassy of the State of Qatar in Azerbaijan, in order to support the development of the biological diversity of our country, released the falcon birds whose name is included in the "Red Book" into the wild in the territory of Siyazan and Shabran regions.

The head of the Biological Diversity Protection Service, Firuddin Aliyev, told APA that 50 peregrine falcons, presented by the state of Qatar, were released into their natural habitats at the event held today, and the event was aimed at the restoration of the species listed in the "Red Book" in Azerbaijan, the number of which is decreasing, the protection of biological diversity, and the population of the species. aims to contribute to its stabilization, to support sustainable development in this area.

The official of the service noted that the officials of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, as well as the Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Azerbaijan Faysal bin Abdullah Al Hinzab, the head of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Baku office Elshad Askerov, the chairman of the Ornithological Society of Azerbaijan Elchin Sultanov and guests from the State of Qatar participated in the event. stressed.