Tag Archives: Volume_33_Number_1

Analysis of land use change, root causes and potential impacts of the Lower Num Samun Sub-watershed of Nan Province

Current changes in agricultural way have resulted in serious problems of misuse of land increasingly. While the technical information to find causes, factors, and important driving forces as a motive for changing agricultural way have not much. Therefore, the aims of this study were to analyze land use change and to find out the root causes and potential impacts of ... Read More »

Readiness of People to Withstand Flood at Thepparat Sub – district, Sichon District, Nakhon Si Thammarat Province

The objectives of the study were to determine the socio-economic condition,  readiness level and factors affecting the readiness of people to withstand flood at Thepparat sub–district, Sichon district, Nakhon Si Thammarat province. Data were collected by using the designed questionnaires interviewed 249 respondents. The statistical analysis method employed for the data analysis were percentage, mean, minimum, maximum, standard deviation, t-test ... Read More »

Development of Interpretive Programme for Bicycle Route at Bang Kachao, Phra Pradaeng District, Samut Prakan Province

The objective of this research is to develop an interpretive programme for bicycle route at Bang Kachao, Samut Prakan Province by surveying physical characteristics of the existing bicycle route and studying bicyclist’s opinions. Data was collected from bicyclists at Bang Kachao by questionnaire survey of 308 samples and analysed by descriptive statistics to determine the appropriate interpretive stations, develop contents, ... Read More »

Utilization and Management of Forest Resource by Local People: A Case Study of Nam Et-Phoulouey National Conservation Forest Houaphanh Province, Lao People’s Democratic Republic

This research aimed to assess forest resource utilization of local people who live in the Num Et–Phoulouey National Conservation Forest Houaphanh Province, Lao People’s Democratic Republic.  Heads of 168 sample households were interviewed using a questionnaire. Data was analyzed using a computer program for social science. The analytical statistics included frequency, percentages, mean, standard deviation and Chi-square with statistical significance ... Read More »

Use Value of Non-timber Forest Products at Khao Khew Community Forest, Hua Khao Sub district, Doem Bang Nang Buat District, Suphan Buri Province

The objective of this study were to determine socio-economic condition, use and use value of non-timber forest products at Khao Khew community forest. Data for the study was gathered by using the designed questionnaires interviewed 36 respondents. The using statistical analysis methods including percent, mean, minimum and maximum. Results of the study indicated that the most respondents were female with ... Read More »

People Participation in Forest Fire Control at Ban Non Chat Community Forest Area, Dong Kheng Sub-district, Nong Song Hong District, Khon Kaen Province

The objectives of this study were to determine socio-economic characteristics, people participation levels, and factors affecting people participation in forest fire control at Ban Non Chat community forest area, Dong Kheng subdistrict, Nong Song Hong district, Khon Kaen province. The research was conducted during September to December 2012. Data collection was carried out by using the designed questionnaires to interview ... Read More »

People Participation in Forest Resource Conservation at Pa Phu Ra-ngum National Reserved Forest, Waeng Yai and Chonnabot Districts, Khon Kaen Province

The Objectives of this study were to investigate socio-economic characteristics, levels of people participation and factors affecting people participation in forest resource conservation at Pa Phu Ra-ngum national reserved forest, Waeng Yai and Chonnabot districts, Khon Kaen province. Data collection was conducted by using the designed questionnaires and interviewed 291 sample household heads during from June 2012 to March 2013 ... Read More »

People Participation in Forest Resource Conservation at Pa Dong Ranaeng National Reserved Forest, Yang Talat and Huai Mek Districts, Kalasin Province

The objectives of this study were to investigate socio-economic characteristics, people participation level and factors affecting forest resource conservation at Pa Dong Ranaeng national reserved forest, Yang Talat and Huai Mek districts, Kalasin province. Data collection was conducted from May 2012 to February 2013 (totally 8 months). The data were collected by using the designed questionnaires and interviewed 386 household ... Read More »

Application of Adaptive Cluster Sampling for Non-timber Forest Products Assessment in Training and Model Forest, Faculty of Forestry, National University of Laos

The aim of this study were to assessment the quantity of non-timber forest prodwcts namely: rattan (Calamus vimina|is willd.), sugar pqüm (Tao) (Armnga westeòhouii Griff.), and  Hem (Goscinium fernestratum Colebr.) by employed adaptive cluster sampling (ACS) and simple random wampling (SR), The size of sample area sas fixed at 1.25 percent of the total area. The sampling plot was a rectangle ... Read More »

Production and Marketing of Teak Products at Namcham Sub-district, Sung Men District, Phrae Province

The objectives of the study were to investigate the production, marketing, and market structure of the teak products in Namcham sub-district, Sung Men district, Phrae province.  The using data was collected by employing the designed questionnaires interviewed 253 entrepreneurs of wood factories. The analytical statistics methods used for the data analysis were frequency, percent, maximum, minimum and mean. The results ... Read More »