Environmental Science
Carbon dioxide net assimilation exchange in a young pecan nut orchard during the growth cycle

A. Zermeño-Gonzalez; E.A. Jimenez-Alcala; J.A. Gil-Marin; H. Ramirez-Rodriguez; M. Cadena-Zapata; A.I. Melendres-Alvarez

Volume 9, Special Issue (Eco-Friendly Sustainable Management) , November 2023, , Pages 77-88


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Pecan nut trees (Carya illinoensis K), due to their condition as woody and long-living species, in addition to the contribution of nuts for consumption, may also have an essential role in assimilating carbon dioxide and sequestering atmospheric carbon. This study aimed to determine ...  Read More

Environmental Science
Ecology of litterfall production of giant bamboo Dendrocalamus asper in a watershed area

A.G. Toledo Bruno; R.A. Marin; M.A.P. Medina; G.R. Puno; R.O. Villarta; R.R. Puno

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 363-372


  Giant bamboo Dendrocalamus asper is recommended in environmental and livelihood programs in the Philippines due to its various ecological, economic and social benefits. However, there are limited data on the ecology of giant bamboo litterfall production, which contributes to soil nutrient availability. ...  Read More