symposium 2009 Archive

21 Jan 2010

Growth response of Tobacco (Nicotiana tobaccum) for the enriched organic fertilizer

N. Kannan, M. Prabhaharan and V. Jayapiratha The problem of municipal solid waste management is an alarming dimension in Sri Lanka during the last few decades. Due to the population growth and economic development, municipal solid waste
21 Jan 2010

Aboveground tree carbon stocks of Lowland evergreen mixed vegetation at Gannoruwa

P.S. Pathinayake, M.D.P. Kumarathunga, S.P. Nissanka Conservation of global forests is being considered as one of the sustainable ways of mitigating global warming, because forests are widely perceived to act as major sinks for atmospheric carbon. Estimation
21 Jan 2010

Deterioration of soil quality with continuous plantation of teak (Tectona grandis)

N.T. Diyalawaththa, R.M.D. Alawathugoda and P.I. Yapa A study was carried out at Rathmale teak Plantation, Thalawa to investigate the cause for the poor growth of teak saplings in a selected area. The study hypothesized that the