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Growth of Teak (Tectona grandis L.f.) in Unthinned Plantations

basal area growth of teak in unthinned plantations of the Forest Industry Organization, Lampang Province, including Mae Chang, Mae Mai and Mae Moh  plantations. Samples of 72 cores from 36 trees were analyzed using dendrochronological techniques (Tree Ring Analysis) to measure tree diameter and basal area growth.             The study results indicated that tree average diameter of 23-24 year old ... Read More »

Report on new habitat of whip spider Phrynichus orientalis Weygoldt, 1998 (Chelicerata: Amblypygi)

Report on new habitat of whip spider Phrynichus orientalis Weygoldt, 1998 from fruit orchard at Tambon Bannborvain, Khlung District, ChantaburiProvince. This is a first report of whip spider in Thailand founded outside the cave.   Keywords : whip spider, Phrynichus orientalis, new habitat, fruit orchard, Chantaburi Download Full Version (827 kb) บทคัดย่อ รายงานการพบถิ่นที่อยู่แห่งใหม่ของแมงมุมแส้ Phrynichus orientalis Weygoldt, 1998 จากสวนผลไม้ตำบลบ่อเวฬุ อำเภอขลุง จังหวัดจันทบุรี ... Read More »

Factors Affecting Role of Lower Tha Chin Riverine People in Water Resource Conservation, Tha Chin Sub-district, Muang District, Samut Sakhon Province

The objectives of this research were to study socio-economic condition and water resource using, to find the factors affecting role of  lower tha chin riverine people in water resource conservationTha Chin sub-district Muang district Samut Sakhon province. Questionnaires were designed for data collection and were distributed to about 370 households. The results of  this study were that the Net income ... Read More »

Demand and Supply of Printing and Writing Paper in Thailand

Objectives of the study were to investigate factors affecting demand and supply of printing and writing paper as well as to project it’s price demand and supply in the facture by two-stage least square method. The time series data during the 15 years period (1994-2008) was employed for formulating such functions. Furthermore, the computation of elasticities of demand and supply, ... Read More »

Conservation Behavior of Youth Participating in Natural Resource and Environmental Conservation Camp in National Park : A Case Study of Kaengkrachan National Park

The objectives of this research were to study conservation behavior of youth participating in natural resource and environmental conservation camp in KaengkrachanNational Park and determine factors affecting the behavior. Questionnaire was used to collect data from 350 high-school students while participating in the park’s conservation camps. Descriptive statistics, correlation analysis and multiple regression analysis were uses to analyze the survey ... Read More »

Increasing participation in REDD-plus: a case study from the Nong Bua Lum Phu Province, North-eastern Thailand

Under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), it has been discussed lately as to how to incorporate the mitigation efforts of tropical nations in the forestry sector, which is known as REDD-plus. As featured out at the Fifteenth Conference of Parties to UNFCCC held in 2009, one key element of future REDD-plus is to ensure broad participation of ... Read More »

Assessment of Medicinal Plants Production Potential for Sustainable Utilization in Khao Luang Forest Park, Nakhonsawan and Uthaithani Provinces

The purposes of this study were to assess the status and site production potential of medicinal plants, and to determine the guideline for conservation and sustainable use of medicinal plants in Khao Luang forest park. The field survey and questionnaire sampling were conducted for collecting the data to analyze quantity and the quality manner. The results show that the plants ... Read More »

Some Ecological Characteristics of Natural Distribution Habitats and Population Status of Laccifera Lacquer Tree (Gluta laccifera (Pierre) Ding Hou) in Thailand

The ecological characteristics of natural distribution of Laccifera lacquer trees (Gluta laccifera (Pierre) Ding Hou) were investigated from herbarium specimen collection and field observation around Thailand. The result had recorded their distribution areas cover in 25 provinces where have natural distributed mostly in eastern parts of Thailand. Laccifera lacquer tree has mostly growth in Dry deciduous dipterocarp forest with Dipterocarpus ... Read More »

Evaluation of Nature Interpretive Sign System and Mangrove Nature Trail at Pranburi Forest Park, Prachuap Khiri Khan Province

The objectives of this research were to compare youth and adult knowledge about the mangrove ecosystem, to evaluate visitor opinions of the mangrove interpretive sign system and nature trail, and to develop suggestions to improve the trail and signage. Data was collected using a questionnaire survey. A sample size of 400 visitors, which are divided into two groups (youth and ... Read More »

Participatory Assessment of Ecotourism Potential at Phou Khao Khouay National Protected Area: A Case study of Hatkai Village, Thapabad District, Bolikhamxai Province, Lao People’s Democratic Republic

This study of Participatory Assessment of Ecotourism Potential at Phou Khao Khouay National Protected Area (PNPA) use an area assessment technique and community interviews as the key tools to achieve the study objectives: to assess the potential of the area for ecotourism establishment; to examine the local needs and readiness of community to participate in this ecotourism management; and to ... Read More »