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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 ...

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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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Tamarind (Tamarindus indica L.), native to Eastern Africa, is now naturalised in Asia, and Central and South America. Thus, it has become an economically important species not only in Africa, but also in Asia and America to address food, nutrition, economic and climate change insecurities. Tamarind ...

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Joshi, R. C.; David, B. V.
Publisher
Tropical Agriculture Association, Newton Stewart, UK
Citation
Agriculture for Development, 2018, No.35, pp 52-63
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The pine forest cultures installed outside their areal are exposed to the action of some harmful abiotic factors (drought, wind, snow), being rather vulnerable and sometimes suffering from important assaults, so that their ecological reconstruction is a necessity. The pine cultures from outside the ...

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Constandache, C.; Dincă, L.; Tudose, N. C.
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 2605-2610
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Haque, M. S.
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Indian Ecological Society, College of Agriculture, Ludhiana, India
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Natural Resource Management: Ecological Perspectives, Volume 1 & 2. Proceedings of the Indian Ecological Society International Conference, Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu, India, 18-20 February 2016, 2016, pp 445-446
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In this study, different approaches were used to investigate the vulnerability of beech forests, located at the eastern limit of their natural range, to climate change. To accomplish this, six 2500 m2 plots were sampled in four European beech forest genetic resources, located in Romania at...

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Budeanu, M.; Petritan, A. M.; Popescu, F.; Vasile, D.; Tudose, N. C.
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University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
Notulae Botanicae, Horti Agrobotanici, Cluj-Napoca, 2016, 44, 2, pp 625-633
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The paper presents new research on pest population abundance and integrated pest management (IPM) in winter wheat crops in relation to the climate warming in Transylvania. In 2007-2013, entomological study has been carried out under different cultural soil crop management practices: classical (by...

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Malschi, D.; Tărău, A. D.; Kadar, R.; Tritean, N.; Chețan, C.
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National Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Fundulea, Romania
Citation
Romanian Agricultural Research, 2015, No.32, pp 279-289
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This paper analyses the impact of climate change using a regional climate model and biometeorological index to future distribution of Norway spruce and Scots pine in Montenegro. These species are mainly represented in the boreal forests, but they also occur in temperate coniferous forests and...

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Matović, B.; Stojanović, D.; Kržič, A.; Ðurđević, V.; Orlović, S.; Ivanov, M.; Micev, S.
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Transilvania University Press, Brașov, Romania
Citation
Proceedings of the Biennial International Symposium. Forest and sustainable development, Brașov, Romania, 24-25th October 2014, 2015, pp 314-321
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This paper underlines how black locust plantations play an important part in ensuring forest specific ecosystem services in Oltenia region located in South-Western part of Romania. Forest area in Oltenia region has diminished considerably in the last two centuries, and by the year 2010 it dropped...

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Ciuvăț, A. L.; Blujdea, V.; Abrudan, I. V.; Nuță, I. S.; Negruțiu, F.
Publisher
Transilvania University Press, Brașov, Romania
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Proceedings of the Biennial International Symposium. Forest and sustainable development, Brașov, Romania, 24-25th October 2014, 2015, pp 151-156
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Climate change affects forest trees both directly through increase of temperature or decrease of precipitation and indirectly through favorizing pest outbreaks. Insects feeding causes stress in plants which can inhibit the growth or even cause drying of plants. In this paper, we investigated the...

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Pilipoviš, A.; Drekiš, M.; Orloviš, S.; Poljakoviš-Pajnik, L.; Nikoliš, N.; Borišev, M.
Publisher
Transilvania University Press, Brașov, Romania
Citation
Proceedings of the Biennial International Symposium. Forest and sustainable development, Brașov, Romania, 24-25th October 2014, 2015, pp 121-126
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Climate change and global warming result in an increased amount of greenhouse gases and, therefore, are amongst the most important challenges for sustainable development. The increment in the amount of Carbon sequestrated as plant biomass as well as within the underlying soils is considered as the...

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Borj, A. A. N.; Radnezhad, H.; Matinkhah, S. H.
Publisher
Research Institute of Forests and Rangelands, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research, 2014, 22, 1, pp Pe99-Pe107, En108

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