Anatoliy GURSKY, USSR Sylviculturist and dendrologist. Candidate of Agriculture Science since 1939; Director, Pamir Botanical Gardens, Khorog, since 1948.
GURSKY, Anatoliy was born in 1906 in Akhtyrka, now Kharkov Oblast.
1926 graduated Forestry Faculty, Kharkov Institute of Agriculture and Forestry.
1926-1930 and 1938-1939 at North Caucasian Station of Applied Botany and Kuban Detachment, All-Union Institute of Phytoculture. 1930-1933 and 1937-1938 atTurkm. Department, All-Union Institute of Phytoculture.
Took part in expeditions to: 1930-1932 KopetDagh, Uzbekistan, Tadzhikistan and Turkmenistan. 194048 the Pamirs; studied root systems of arboreal varieties and exotics of: 1931 the Northern Caucasus. 1935 Central Asia; studied fruit, and especially nut, varieties of: 1932 and 1938 Kopet-Dagh.
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