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One of the sources of air pollutants in the surrounding environment is the automobile emissions. Automobiles produce gaseous and particulate matters which are toxic and inflict damage to roadside plants. Roadside trees are notable for the absorption, sequestering of contaminants and the effective...

Author(s)
Uka, U. N.; Belford, E. J. D.
Publisher
AcademicPres, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Notulae Scientia Biologicae, 2020, 12, 3, pp 752-768
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The purpose of this study is to determine the stand structure of Shorea species and spatial distribution of Shorea acuminata in a 1-hectare plot within the rehabilitated area of Kenaboi Forest Reserve (FR), Jelebu, Negeri Sembilan. An understanding of the rehabilitation that transpires the area...

Author(s)
Fatma, N. A. H.; Wan Juliana, W. A.; Shaharuddin, M. I.; Wickneswari, R.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2020, 32, 3, pp 257-267
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Sewage sludge is a residual pollutant product from the treatment of urban effluent and must be adequately processed before final disposal in order to avoid environmental contamination. The use of sewage sludge in agricultural and forestry areas can improve the physical, chemical and biological...

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Zabotto, A. R.; Gomes, L. D. L.; Mateus, C. de M. D.; Boas, R. L. V.; Kanashiro, S.; Tavares, A. R.
Publisher
United Arab Emirates University, Faculty of Food and Agriculture, Al Anin, United Arab Emirates
Citation
Emirates Journal of Food and Agriculture, 2020, 32, 1, pp 19-24
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One of the major challenges of the developing countries is the production of sufficient food for the rapidly increasing population and over cultivation of land resulting in soil infertility. Hence, the transfer of nutrients through tree biomass contribute to micro variability in soil fertility and...

Author(s)
Oladoye, A. O.; Oyebamiji, N. A.; Ola, R. A.
Publisher
Graduate Program in Forestry and Environmental Sciences, Federal University of Mato Grosso / UFMT, Cuiabá, Brazil
Citation
Advances in Forestry Science, 2020, 7, 2, pp 1049-1055
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Whitefly transmitted geminiviruses are emerging threat to several crops in tropical and subtropical regions of the world. Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) is the world's largest vegetable crop after potato and sweet potato. Leaf curl of tomato is one of the most destructive disease caused by...

Author(s)
Monika Karn; Upasna Priya; Mohammad Ansar
Publisher
Hind Agri-Horticultural Society, Muzaffarnagar, India
Citation
International Journal of Plant Sciences (Muzaffarnagar), 2020, 15, 1, pp 37-41
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Water and soil salinity of the Sundarbans are increasing due to continuous reduction in fresh water flow from upstream and noticeable change in rainfall pattern. Sonneratia apetala is an important tree species for coastal afforestation in Bangladesh. It was hypothesised that S. apetala may show...

Author(s)
Nasrin, S.; Mahmood, H.; Siddique, M. R. H.; Masudur, M. R.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2020, 32, 2, pp 179-186
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Diameter distributions of indigenous trees as possible criteria for indicating adapted species in semi-arid rangelands were assessed at Nthangu, Kathonzweni and Kibwezi forests of Makueni County, Kenya using existing vegetation, agro-climatic maps and Landsat images. The sites have mean annual...

Author(s)
Mengich, E. K.; MacHaria, J. M.; Mitloehner, R.; Too, D. K.; Muturi, G. M.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2020, 32, 2, pp 144-153
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Sugar palm (Arenga pinnata Merr.) is one kind of palm that has multiple benefits on the Sasak community of Kekait Village. Despite its benefit, the information of sugar palm is barely unknown since the farmers depend on the nature cultivation. The Research aimed to analyze ecological aspects:...

Author(s)
Haryoso, A.; Zuhud, E. A. M.; Hikmat, A.; Darusman, D.
Publisher
Department of Forest Management, Faculty of Forestry, Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), Bogor, Indonesia
Citation
Jurnal Manajemen Hutan Tropika, 2020, 26, 1, pp 1-12
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The effect of Thevitia peruviana seed oil treatment on weight loss and compressive strength of decayed sap wood of Triplochiton scleroxylon was investigated. The phytochemical analysis of methanolic extracted T. peruviana seed oil was determined qualitatively and quantitatively after which five...

Author(s)
Adebawo, F. G.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2020, 32, 1, pp 58-65
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A 50:50 kenaf core to rubberwood ratio were used to fabricate low-density fibreboards. Firstly, the fibres were co-refined at 180°C for 10 min. Refined fibres were sieved on six levels of size distribution. Results on fibre size distribution concluded that the co-refined fibres were similar in...

Author(s)
Saharudin, M. H.; Md-Tahir, P.; Anwar, U. M. K.; Abdul-Halip, J.; Lee, S. H.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2020, 32, 1, pp 17-24

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