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Problem of salinity has been recognized as core issue across the globe. Syzygium cumini (L.) and Vachellia nilotica (L.) are multipurpose agroforestry tree species of subcontinent where poor management practices result in soil salinity. Therefore, two studies were designed to test out the...

Author(s)
Yousaf, M. S.; Irfan Ahmad; Muhammad Anwar-ul-Haq; Siddiqui, M. T.; Tasneem Khaliq; Berlyn, G. P.
Publisher
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2020, 57, 5, pp 1393-1401
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Climate is changing around the globe due to increased concentration of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere. Vachellia nilotica (L.) P.J.H. Hurter & Mabb., commonly known as babul, based agroforestry systems have the great potential to sequester the atmospheric carbon dioxide in both plant...

Author(s)
Ghulam Yasin; Nawaz, M. F.; Yousaf, M. T. B.; Sadaf Gul; Ihsan Qadir; Niazi, N. K.; Sabir, M. A.
Publisher
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2020, 57, 3, pp 807-814
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Decomposition is a natural process of nutrient cycling in which the different elements play their role to decompose the plants parts such as roots, shoots, leaves and other parts. The present study was conducted to estimate the decomposition rate, litter fall production and elemental composition of ...

Author(s)
Kamran Aziz; Aamir Saleem; Malik, A. M.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2019, 32, 3, pp 441-448
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This study was conducted in Kalam Forest Division (KFD) and Kaghan Forest Division (KaFD), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, with the objectives to assess the climate regimes and changes thereof during the period 1965-2015, and their impacts on ring-widths of Spruce (Picea smithiana), along with...

Author(s)
Hakim Shah; Noor Jehan; Rehman, S. S.; Bukhari, S. S. B.
Publisher
The University of Agriculture, Peshawar, Pakistan
Citation
Sarhad Journal of Agriculture, 2019, 35, 3, pp 788-797
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This study was conducted to describe the age and growth rate structure of Picea smithiana from Istak valley of Central Karakoram National Park Gilgit-Baltistan. Thirty two cores were sampled from 16 trees. The mean age of Picea smithiana trees was 222 years while highest age was recorded 434 years. ...

Author(s)
Alamdar Hussain; Moinuddin Ahmed; Khan, S. W.; Haider Abbas; Azhar Hussain; Qamar Abbas
Publisher
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2018, 55, 3, pp 569-574
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Among different available options of storing and sequestering the atmospheric carbon, the use of perennial woody vegetation is an efficient, cheaper and environmental friendly strategy. Understanding the growth habit of trees under hostile environmental conditions and their capacity to sequester CO...

Author(s)
Nawaz, M. F.; Shah, S. A. A.; Sadaf Gul; Shazia Afzal; Irfan Ahmad; Abdul Ghaffar
Publisher
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2017, 54, 2, pp 335-342
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Aim: This study was conducted to monitor the population changes of most dominant species of the peach fruit fly, Bactrocera zonata distributed at seven localities (Sargodha-I, Sargodha-II, Bhagtanwala, Sakessar, Chak#75-SB, Chak# 46-SB and Chak# 104-NB) of Tehsil Sargodha from 2009 to 2011....

Author(s)
Muhammad Arif; Aasi, M. S.; Muhammad Farooq; Habib Ali; Saif-ul-Islam; Muhammad Asad; Muhammad Shakeel; Wu ZuJian
Publisher
Editorial Office of Acta Entomologica Sinica, Beijing, China
Citation
Acta Entomologica Sinica, 2017, 60, 12, pp 1457-1466
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Irrigated plantations (IPs) are a prominent component of the forest cover in Pakistan, while less research work has reported on the estimation of the carbon stock (CS) from these man-made plantations. The objective of this study was to assess the CS in biomass and soil of the Chichawatni Irrigated...

Author(s)
Muhammad Arif; Shahzad, M. K.; Elzaki, E. E. A.; Hussain, A.; Bin Zhang; Cao YuKun
Publisher
Friends Science Publishers, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
International Journal of Agriculture and Biology, 2017, 19, 6, pp 1339-1349
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Present study documented some aspects of breeding biology of grey francolin (Francolinus pondicerianus) such as breeding season, nest structure, clutch size, incubation period and hatching success in the Salt Range of Punjab, one of important area of grey francolin distribution in Pakistan....

Author(s)
Sangam Khalil; Maqsood Anwar; Iftikhar Hussain
Publisher
Zoological Society of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 2016, 48, 1, pp 115-123
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Pakistan riparian zone mostly belongs to Sindh and Punjab provinces and prone to climatic problems and anthropogenic activities. The research was conduct to estimate and compare the structure and composition of riverine floral diversity in low riparian zone of River Indus. The data was collected...

Author(s)
Raja Zoq-ul-Arfeen; Aamir Saleem; Mirza, S. N.; Muhammad Akmal; Tayyab, H. M.; Obaid Afzal
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2015, 28, 4, pp 377-394

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