symposium2010 Archive

9 Dec 2010

Communicating climate change and biodiversity in coastal areas: A community-based adaptation strategy

R.Z. Guzman, R.V. Ramilo and F.B. Samiano Philippine Federation for Environmental Concern, Philippines This paper is a component of a community-based climate change adaptation project that reviews current coastal policies and legislation and identify their weaknesses in
9 Dec 2010

Economics of Utilization of Fly Ash Originating From the Coal Power Plant, Norochcholai

B.R. Jayasekara and U.A.D.P. Gunawardena Department of Forestry and Environmental Science, University of Sri Jayewardenepura , Sri Lanka A new type of a solid waste which is known as fly ash will be available in Sri Lanka
8 Dec 2010

Relative importance of salinity regimes and neighbor competition on vegetation dynamics in Sundarbans mangrove forest, Bangladesh: An individual-based model approach

M. N. I. Khan and U. Berger Department of Forest Biometry and Systems Analysis, Institute of Forest Growth and Computer Sciences, Technical University Dresden, Germany Along with the global depletion of mangrove ecosystems due to over-exploitation and other
8 Dec 2010

Restoration of sand dune vegetations after the Tsunami in Cuddalore, SouthEast coast of India

M. S. Muthukumarasamy and K.D. Kaliyaperumal Faculty of Marine Science, Annamalai University, India Sand dune plants or psammophytes include creepers like beach morning glory (Ipomea pescaprae) and sand spinifex (Spinifex littoreus). These vegetations serve as binding agents