Tag Archives: Volume_29_Number_1

Modeling of the Gaur (Bos gaurus H. Smith) Habitat in Phukhieo Wildlife Sanctuary, Chaiyaphum Province.

The study on modeling of the Gaur (Bos gaurus H. Smith) habitat was conducted in Phukhieo wildlife sanctuary, Chaiyaphum Province. The aim of this research was to predict the distributions of gaur and threats in the sanctuary. The raw data was obtained from April 2006– October 2007 patrolling and natural resources monitoring data covering 968 kilometers, 562 presence-only points of ... Read More »

THE PARTICIPATION OF PEOPLE IN NATURAL RESOURCES CONSERVATION

This research has three objectives regarding natural resources and environmental conservation: 1) the participation, 2) factors affecting the participation, and 3) the problems and obstacles. Data for this research was collected from secondary and primary sources from the people in Amphoe Sansai, Chiang Mai. The questionnaires were used to collect data from 396 cases. The participation was measured by the ... Read More »

Impacts from Forest Area Utilization of Local Communities to Habitat Utilization of Wildlife: A Case Study of Kaeng Krachan National Park

The objectives of this research were to analyze natural area utilization of local communities, to study on habitat utilization of wildlife, and to analyze impacts from natural area utilization of local communities to habitat utilization of wildlife in KaengKrachanNational Park. Questionnaire was used to collect data from local people and 200 representatives from sampled households participated in the survey. Five ... Read More »

Signature Characteristic of Eucalypts Cultivation Area in Northeast Thailand

This study aimed to investigate the signature characteristics of eucalyptus in different age classes for the eucalyptus classification in northeast Thailand. The result showed that there are 2.52 million rai of eucalyptus in northeast Thailand or 2.42 percent of the whole country. Buriram province has the highest eucalyptus area about 0.25 million rai and Mukdaharn province is the poorest eucalyptus ... Read More »

Management and Utilization of Natural Bamboo Forest : A Case Study in Training and Model Forest of the Faculty of Forestry, National University of Laos

Study on management and utilization of natural bamboo forest: A case Study in training  and model forest of the Faculty of Forestry, National University of Laos aimed to study on utilization of bamboo, forest structure and production capacity and natural bamboo forest of villagers. The study used questionnaires interviewed 60 sampled households for gathering information about socio-economics condition at Ban ... Read More »

Estimation of Gases Emission from Fuel Burning in the Mixed Deciduous Forest and Dry Dipterocarp Forest

Estimation of gases emission from the forest burning was studied in the mixed deciduous forest at KanchanaburiProvince and the dry dipterocarp forest at NakhonRatchasimaProvince. Three 20 m x 20 m plots with completely randomized design in each forest types.  Four 1 m x 1 m size subplots inside the sample plot were selected to study the fuel bed properties. The ... Read More »

Density Estimation of Hornbills in Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary, Uthai Thani Province

Distance sampling (point transects) was conducted intensively to monitor population of hornbill species at Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary, Thailand.  Four species of hornbills live sympatrically which are Great Hornbill (Buceros bicornis), Rufous-necked Hornbill (Aceros nipalensis) ,Wreathed Hornbill (Aceros undulatus) and Brown Hornbill (Anorrhinus  tickelli).  Only evergreen forest type was selected to be the survey site due to the fact ... Read More »