Journal of
Ecology and The Natural Environment

  • Abbreviation: J. Ecol. Nat. Environ.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9847
  • DOI: 10.5897/JENE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 368

Table of Content: April 2016; 8(4)

April 2016

Soil carbon store and storage potential as affected by human activities in the natural forestĖ—savanna zone of Northern Ghana

Anthropogenic activities have the potential to thwart efforts towards enhancing the full carbon (C) sink potential of savannas in the context of mitigating the effects of global warming. The understanding of the induced effects of human pressures on the carbon budget of forestĖ—savanna ecosystems is therefore a valuable tool to better evaluate and predict the current and future effects of human activities on the...

Author(s): Biyogue Douti Nang

April 2016

Community knowledge, attitude and practice towards black crowned crane (Balearica pavonina L.) conservation in Chora Boter district of Jimma Zone, Ethiopia

The black crowned crane is one of the six crane species found in Africa with population declining and considered as vulnerable species. Understanding the knowledge, attitude and practices of local people is important in conservation of black crowned crane. A survey study was conducted in Jimma zone, Chora Boter district in southwestern Ethiopia between February to November 2015 with the aim to investigate knowledge,...

Author(s): Dessalegn Obsi Gemeda, Abebayehu Aticho Minstro, Debela Hunde Feyessa, Akalu Dafissa Sima and Tariku Mekonnen Gutema