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International Conference on Agriculture, Veterinary and Environmental Sciences

24 - 25 June 2015 - Andhra Pradesh

Venue
Andhra Pradesh
Tel
+91 9533421234
Abstract

Evolution of indoor aerosol in Emperor Qin's Terra-cotta Museum and its influential factors.

Long-term measurement results of indoor air quality (IAQ) from 1989 to 2013 inside Pit No.1, the largest display hall in Emperor Qin's Terra-cotta Museum (QTM) were used to evaluate the effectiveness of measures for conservation environment improvement of antiques. By comparing the results of...

Authors
Li Hua; Hu TaFeng; Cao JunJi; Jia WenTing; Ma Tao; Wang ChunYan
Publisher
Science and Technology Review Publishing House
Publication
Science & Technology Review, 2015, 33, 6, pp 46-53
News Article

Earth Day 2015

Today marks the 45th anniversary of Earth Day.  It is an annual event to celebrate the planet and raise public awareness around environmental...

Date
April 2015
Authors
Stephanie Cole
CAB ReviewFull Text

Prediction of nitrogen efficiency in dairy cattle: a review.

Increasing the efficiency of conversion of feed nitrogen (N) into milk and meat N in dairy cattle is an integral part of the effort to maintain or increase food production while decreasing agriculture's environmental impact. Mathematical models provide a means to assess and compare different...

Date
April 2015
Subjects
accuracy; cattle dung; dairy cattle; emissions; environmental impact; excretion; feeds; food production; mathematical models; meat; milk; nitrogen; nitrogen balance; nitrogen metabolism; nutrient requirements; protein; protein requirement; reviews; sustainability; urine
Authors
Reed, K. F.; Casper, D. P.; France, J.; Kebreab, E.
CABI Book Info
Cover for Climate change and global health.

Climate change and global health.

This book describes the direct and indirect global impacts of climate change. It includes 30 chapters divided into 7 parts. Part I (Introduction) includes 2 chapters describing anthropocene and the impact of climate change on global health. Part II includes 4 chapters focusing on the primary health...

Authors
Butler, C. D.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642659)
AbstractFull Text

Effect of traffic-related air pollution on allergic disease: results of the children's health and environmental research.

Purpose: This study evaluated the relationship of living near to main roads to allergic diseases, airway hyperresponsiveness (AHR), allergic sensitization, and lung function in Korean children. Methods: A total of 5,443 children aged 6-14 years from 33 elementary schools in 10 cities during...

Authors
Jung DalYoung; Leem JongHan; Kim HwanCheol; Kim JeongHee; Hwang SeungSik; Lee JiYoung; Kim ByoungJu; Hong YunChul; Hong SooJong; Kwon HoJang
Publisher
Division of Allergy and Respiratory Medicine, Soonchunhyang University Bucheon Hospital
Publication
Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Research, 2015, 7, 4, pp 359-366
AbstractFull Text

Organochlorine and organophosphorus pesticide residues in fodder and milk samples along Musi river belt, India.

Aim: The present study was conducted to find the organochlorine pesticide (OCP) and organophosphorus pesticide (OPP) residues in fodder and milk samples along Musi river belt, India. Materials and Methods: Fodder and milk samples collected from the six zones of Musi river belt, Hyderabad India were...

Authors
Korrapati Kotinagu; Nelapati Krishnaiah
Publisher
Veterinary World
Publication
Veterinary World, 2015, 8, 4, pp 545-550
AbstractFull Text

Land cover change and plants diversity in the Sahel: a case study from northern Burkina Faso.

Understanding land cover degradation patterns and the effects of geomorphological units on phytodiversity is important for guiding management decisions and restoration strategies in the Sahelian vulnerables zones. This paper describes land cover degradation by combining Landsat TM image analysis...

Authors
Kadeba, A.; Nacoulma, B. M. I.; Ouedraogo, A.; Bachmann, Y.; Thiombiano, A.; Schmidt, M.; Boussim, J. I.
Publisher
Forest Research and Management Institute (ICAS)
Publication
Annals of Forest Research, 2015, 58, 1, pp 109-123
AbstractFull Text

Testing the influence of habituation on genetic structure of brown bear (Ursus arctos).

Adult bear individuals live solitary and have prolonged parent-off-spring relationships, therefore the share of learned skills compared to the inherited ones is much larger than in other carnivores. This promotes acquisition of deviated behavior and simultaneously establishment of a kinship...

Authors
Cotovelea, A.; Ionescu, O.; Şofletea, N.; Ionescu, G.; Jurj, R.; Sîrbu, G.; Popa, M.; Fedorca, M.; Mariş, C.; Curtu, A. L.
Publisher
Forest Research and Management Institute (ICAS)
Publication
Annals of Forest Research, 2015, 58, 1, pp 81-90
AbstractFull Text

Effects of mistletoe infestation on the decline and mortality of Abies cephalonica in Greece.

In recent decades, stands of Greek fir (Abies cephalonica Loudon) are declining and high tree mortality has been observed in some years. The exact causes of fir decline and mortality have not been established although many have been proposed (drought, climatic change, air pollution and attacks by...

Authors
Raftoyannis, Y.; Radoglou, K.; Bredemeier, M.
Publisher
Forest Research and Management Institute (ICAS)
Publication
Annals of Forest Research, 2015, 58, 1, pp 55-65

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