From Editor-in-chief

I am pleased to introduce University of Technology of Azerbaijan`s new journal – Journal of Applied Ecology and Natural Resources (JAEcNR). JAEcNR aims to be the leading international journal for the study of applied ecology and natural resources. The journal focuses on the results of research projects in various fields of conservation biology, global change, environmental pollution, wildlife and habitat management, land use and management, aquatic resources, restoration ecology, and the management of pests, weeds and disease and accepts articles from authors all around the world. The aim of this journal is to expand our research achievements, highlight the increasing role of scientific research in the socio-economic development of the country.

Any papers that you wish to submit, either individually or co-operatively, are much appreciated and will make a substantial contribution to the development and success of the journal. If you are uncertain about the suitability of your work to JAEcNR or have any other questions concerning the journal, please do not hesitate to contact by email set for the journal.

Best wishes and thank you in advance for your contribution to the Journal of Applied Ecology and Natural Resources!

" Prof. Dr. Akif Suleymanov "
Rector of University of Technology of Azerbaijan