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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
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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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The use of renewable materials and more sustainable processes are essential to minimize the negative impacts of population growth. Bamboo is a viable alternative, because it is a product with potential properties for wood replacement. However, to achieve a good yield, it is necessary to identify...

Author(s)
Santos, K. R.; Pompeu, P. V.; Melo, L. A. de; MacEdo, R. L. G.; Botelho, S. A.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Goias, Escola de Agronomia e Engenharia de Alimentos, Goiania, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Agropecuária Tropical, 2019, 49,
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Marimba is an idiophone musical instrument. The most frequently used species for marimba bars are the tropical ones, such as Palissandre, Padouk, Wengé (etc...). The reasons rest on particular values of mechanical and acoustic properties needed for idiophone instruments, such as density, stiffness, ...

Author(s)
Manzo, G.
Publisher
Editura Universitatii "Transilvania" din Brasov, Brasov, Romania
Citation
Pro Ligno, 2019, 15, 4, pp 61-66
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Objective: To explore the responses of soil available nutrients to different tending measures and seasonal changes of the nutrient contents, select the tending measures that could effectively improve soil nutrient status of woodland, and provide references for tending system establishment of mixed...

Author(s)
Li XiaoFei; Yang ZengJiang; Xu DaPing; Cui ZhiYi; Liu XiaoJin; Xue ShiYu
Publisher
South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China
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Journal of South China Agricultural University, 2019, 40, 6, pp 104-110
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Objective: To explore the carbon storage of Sonneratia apetala in Guangdong Province, provide basic data for carbon sequestration investigation and monitoring based on mangrove biomass in Guangdong Province, and provide experiences and methods for monitoring mangrove carbon sequestration in China....

Author(s)
Hu YiKai; Xu YaoWen; Xue ChunQuan; Luo Yong; Liao BaoWen; Zhu NingHua
Publisher
South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China
Citation
Journal of South China Agricultural University, 2019, 40, 6, pp 95-103
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In a series of field experiments in subtropical south China, Eucalyptus citriodora leaf biomass, essential oil yield and composition were measured in relation to tree age, different pruning treatments and foliage age following pollarding. The dominant compounds in the essential oil included...

Author(s)
Gu, Y.; Yang, L.; Huo, H. Q.; Zhou, L. Z.; Wen, R. S.; Zhu, Y. J.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2019, 31, 4, pp 452-458

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