1. Economic Analysis of Grass Cutter Raised In Captivity in Osun and Oyo ‎State, Nigeria

A.A Adewumi; E.O ‎Famubo ‎; E.E Ofuya; M.K.A Wahab

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, Pages 1-7


  Grasscutters (Thryonomys swinderianus) are domesticated for meat, income generation, and ‎other conservational purposes. This study focused on the socio economic characteristics of ‎grasscutters raised in captivity and the profitability of its farming in Osun and Oyo state. Data ‎were collected ...  Read More

2. Assessing the potential distribution of Juniperus excelsa M. Bieb. under current and future climate scenarios in the Chaharmahal va Bakhtiari province, Iran

Ali Asghar Naghipour; Mohammad Reza Ashrafzadeh; Maryam Haidarian

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, Pages 8-17


  Species distributions models (SDMs) are increasingly used to predict species' potential range shift or extinction risk in response to future climate change. Here, we used the ensemble predictions of the models in order to estimate the impact of climate change on the geographical distribution of Juniperus ...  Read More

3. Current Status of Nile lechwe in Gambella National Park

Gatluak Gatkoth Rolkier Rolkier

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, Pages 18-24


  The Nile lechwe is restricting to very limited areas in the wetlands of Republic of South Sudan and along the flood plains or Alewero swamp of Gambella National Park. The objective of this study is to review the literatures that are related to the current status of Nile lechwe in Gambella National Park. ...  Read More

4. An investigation into socio-economic impacts of invasive redbelly tilapia ‎Coptodon ‎zillii (Gervais, 1848): A case study from the Shadegan Wetland, ‎Iran‎

Hayedeh Tabasian; Asghar Abdoli; Hussein Valikhani; Milad Khosravi; Simin ‎ Dehghan Madiseh

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, Pages 25-38


  The cichlid species, Coptodon zillii (Gervais, 1848) is one of the invasive tilapia species, but little is known about its ecological and socio-economic effects on freshwater ecosystems. This study aims to understand socio-economic impacts by considering the ecological roots of the invasion success of ...  Read More

5. Locating and Prioritizing of Agricultural Processing Industries (Apple, ‎Grape, and pomegranate) in Markazi Province through Multi-Criteria ‎Decision-Making Methods; ANP and GIS

Elham Latifi; Azadeh Kazemi; Setareh Soheili

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, Pages 39-46


  One of the most efficient relationships between industry and agriculture is to construct Processing industries in villages.  Spatial Planning due to uneven Geographical Distribution of Activities and services, can achieve even geographical distribution of activities, resolving overpopulation, filling ...  Read More

6. Fisheries bycatch mortality reconfirm foraging olive ridley (Lepidochelys olivacea) in Northern Oman Sea in Sistan and Baluchestan province, Iran

Asghar Mobaraki; Elham Abtin

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, Pages 47-51


  The coastal areas of the Northern part of Oman sea have been recorded as foraging grounds for Marine turtle species, mainly Green sea turtles(Chelonia mydas). These populations receive mortality caused by fisheries activities. Monitoring the coals of the area, in Sistan and Baluchestan province, we could ...  Read More