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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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Aim of study: We aimed to investigate leaf micromorphology including venation types, and petiole and leaf blade anatomical characteristics of five woody/scrubs Mediterranean enclaves (Cotinus coggygria Scop., Rhus coriaria L., Arbutus andrachne L., Punica granatum L. and Jasminum fruticans L.) in...

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Ozcan, M.; Yilmaz, S.
Publisher
Kastamonu University Forestry Faculty, Kastamonu, Turkey
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Kastamonu Üniversitesi Orman Fakültesi Dergisi, 2020, 20, 2, pp 107-132
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Aim of study: The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of sowing type and seedbed density on the morphological characteristics of narrow-leaved ash (NLA) seedlings and to determine the maximum number of seedlings of the desired quality (RCD ≥ 8 mm, HS ≥70 cm) in two nurseries. Area of...

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Fidan, C.; Özbayram, A. K.; Gültekin, H. C.; Tamyüksel, H.
Publisher
Kastamonu University Forestry Faculty, Kastamonu, Turkey
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Kastamonu Üniversitesi Orman Fakültesi Dergisi, 2020, 20, 2, pp 74-85
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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...

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Yousaf, M. S.; Irfan Ahmad; Muhammad Anwar-ul-Haq; Siddiqui, M. T.; Tasneem Khaliq; Berlyn, G. P.
Publisher
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
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Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2020, 57, 5, pp 1393-1401
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The aim of this paper is to present the intraspecific differentiation of the curly silver fir (Abies alba Mill.) by the wood structure growing in the Ukrainian Carpathians. To find the morphological distinctions by using the silvicultural and biometric methods, 50 silver fir trees with anomalous...

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Sopushynskyy, I.; Maksymchuk, R.; Kopolovets, Y.; Ayan, S. I.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
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Journal of Forest Science, 2020, 66, 7, pp 299-308
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The ploidy level can be useful in evaluating reproductive and somatic compatibility, an important parameter in scion and rootstock breeding programs. Evaluation of nuclear DNA content was performed in order to determine ploidy level of 31 rootstocks of genus Prunus for plum, sour cherry and sweet...

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Podwyszyńska, M.; Sitarek, M.; Marasek-Ciołakowska, A.; Kowalska, U.
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Lithuanian Research Centre for Agriculture and Forestry, Kedainiai, Lithuania
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Žemdirbyste (Agriculture), 2020, 107, 1, pp 71-78
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Objective: The affinity and genetic diversity of the collected Bauhinia variegata germplasm resources were analyzed. Method: 15 B. variegata individuals were systematically studied by ISSR-PCR method. [Result] A total of 150 clear loci were obtained in the ISSR experiment, of which 145 loci were...

Author(s)
Chen Yong; Tang ChangLiang; Li Hao; Qian Lei; Luo ShuKai; Zhou XiuRen
Publisher
Editorial Department of Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, Chengdu, China
Citation
Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2020, 33, 1, pp 26-31
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African mahogany is a species preferred by many entrepreneurs as an investment in the forestry sector. However, there are few studies or research on the species, especially in Brazil. The aim of this work was to study the efficiency of nutrient uptake, accumulation, distribution and use in Khaya...

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Souza, A. D. G.; Smiderle, O. J.; Chagas, E. A.; Alves, M. S.; Fagundes, P. R. de O.
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Centro de Ciencias Agrarias da Universidade Federal do Ceara, Ceara, Brazil
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Revista Ciência Agronômica, 2020, 51, 2,
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This study investigated fibre characteristics and morphological indices of Artocarpus altilis, a lesser used species (LUS) wood which is fast becoming popular in Nigeria, due to its excellent performance in light structural applications, aesthetic and dimensional stability. Not to limit its uses to ...

Author(s)
Areo, O.; Omole, A. O.
Publisher
Editura Universitatii "Transilvania" din Brasov, Brasov, Romania
Citation
Pro Ligno, 2020, 16, 1, pp 36-45
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Trees represent an important archive that can be used to reconstruct the spatial and temporal patterns of rockfall events. Rockfall impacts can be recorded in the form of anomalies in tree rings and impact scars on the tree stem. In this paper we demonstrate the use of an approach based on counting ...

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Žabota, B.; Trappmann, D.; Levanič, T.; Kobal, M.
Publisher
Slovenian Forestry Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Citation
Acta Silvae et Ligni, 2020, 121, pp 19-32

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