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Since ancient times, the forests are source of materials which people use in their everyday life, including: wood and non-wood forest products as balsam resin, wood kindling, tanning substances, medicinal products; food products such as forest fruits, mushrooms etc. In this work, the development of ...

Author(s)
Stoyanova, M.
Publisher
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Forest Research Institute, Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Conference proceedings, 90 years forest research institute - for the society and nature, Sofia, Bulgaria, 24-26 October 2018, 2018, pp 45-52
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The present paper emphasizes the possibility of using wood from the plantations installed on waste heaps by analysing the density of wood mass and establishing the biomass of species planted on the waste heaps from Moldova Noua. In order to determine wood biomass for the analysed species, wood...

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Cantar, I. C.; Chisalita, I.; Dinca, L.
Publisher
National Research and Development Institute for Industrial Ecology ECOIND, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
21st International Symposium "The Environment and the Industry," SIMI 2018, 20-21, September, 2018, Bucharest, Romania. Proceedings Book , 2018, pp 31-37
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Water was considered an inexhaustible natural resource until reality has proven its reverse. Climatic changes increase the pressure on surface runoff and groundwater, amplifying regional differences. As such, the necessity to adapt to climatic changes implies applying certain biologic/silvicultural ...

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Constandache, C.; Dinca, L.; Tudose, N. C.; Panaitescu, C.
Publisher
National Research and Development Institute for Industrial Ecology ECOIND, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
21st International Symposium "The Environment and the Industry," SIMI 2018, 20-21, September, 2018, Bucharest, Romania. Proceedings Book , 2018, pp 276-284
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In temperate alley cropping agroforestry systems, light competition often limits the crop yield. The trees pruning and particularly pollarding reduces this competition. This practice results in three productions on the same field: crop, fuel or others purposes wood and timber wood. To be...

Author(s)
Dufour, L.; Gosme, M.; Bec, J. le; Dupraz, C.
Publisher
European Agroforestry Federation/University of Santiago de Compostela, Lugo, Spain
Citation
Proceedings of the 4th European Agroforestry Conference, Agroforestry as Sustainable Land Use, 28-30 May 2018, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 2018, pp 493-496
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This study aims to present a comparison analysis of two data collection methods that can be used in order to obtain reference ground truth data for forestry - a conventional method that uses specific equipment such as Field Map system, caliper and vertex inclinometer and a modern method based on...

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Apostol, B.; Chivulescu, Ș.; Ciceu, A.; Petrila, M.; Pascu, I. S.; Apostol, E. N.; Leca, Ș.; Lorenț, A.; Tănase, M.; Badea, O.
Publisher
Forest Research and Management Institute (ICAS), Ilfov, Romania
Citation
Annals of Forest Research, 2018, 61, 2, pp 189-202
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In the context of globalization, the biological invasions affect all the countries, including Romania, where this phenomenon is increasingly visible in the last years. Besides the invasive forest insects already known to be established in Romania, a new species - Corythucha arcuata (Say, 1832),...

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Tomescu, R.; Olenici, N.; Nețoiu, C.; Bălăcenoiu, F.; Buzatu, A.
Publisher
Forest Research and Management Institute (ICAS), Ilfov, Romania
Citation
Annals of Forest Research, 2018, 61, 2, pp 161-170
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A pot experiment was conducted to study how weed seeds are germinated in paddy soil seed bank under elevated temperatures in 2015/16 Maha season. Pots were filled with top soils up to 12 cm and kept at 4 different temperatures (27, 30, 35 and 40°C) in a controlled growth chamber. Relative humidity...

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Bandara, R. M. U. S.; Ilangakoon, T. K.; Dissanayaka, H. M. M. K. K. H.; Silva, Y. M. S. H. I. U. de; Piyasiri, C. H.; Dissanayaka, D. M. C. B.
Publisher
The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM), Pitakotte, Sri Lanka
Citation
Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Agriculture and Forestry, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 24-25 August 2017, 2017, pp 16-18
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Aim of study: There are many studies related to determination of the quality seedlings use as affecting the success of reforestation studies. In general, the morphological properties are used in evaluation of the seedling quality. The aim of this study was to evaluate seedling quality of Taurus...

Author(s)
Eken, Ö.; Öner, N.
Publisher
Kastamonu University Forestry Faculty, Kastamonu, Turkey
Citation
Kastamonu Üniversitesi Orman Fakültesi Dergisi, 2017, 17, 3 Special Issue, pp 419-426
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Agroforestry refers to a positive image of animal welfare in association with the terroir and its products. Indeed, the system associating the palmipeds with the production of walnuts AOC Périgord showed its interest both on the shade in the summer for the geese, and with the improvement of the...

Author(s)
Bijja, M.; Lavigne, F.; Rejou, P.; Arroyo, J.
Publisher
Institut Technique de l'Aviculture (ITAVI), Paris, France
Citation
12e Journées de la Recherche Avicole et Palmipèdes à Foie Gras (JRA-JRPFG 2017), 5 & 6 avril 2017, Tours, France, 2017, pp 902-906
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In the period 2015-2016, parasitoids of the order Diptera of the browntail moth Euproctis chrysorrhoea, some of the most economically harmful, outbreaking species of forest defoliators, were studied in 12 forest stands in the region of Novi Pazar (south-west Serbia), in which the browntail moth...

Author(s)
Tabaković-Tošić, M.; Milosavljević, M.
Publisher
Faculty of Agriculture, University of East Sarajevo, Istočno Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Citation
VIII International Scientific Agriculture Symposium, "Agrosym 2017", Jahorina, Bosnia and Herzegovina, October 2017. Book of Proceedings, 2017, pp 2640-2645

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