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
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
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