Volume 21 (2023)
Volume 20 (2022-2023)
Volume 19 (2021-2022)
Volume 18 (2020-2021)
Volume 17 (2019-2020)
Volume 16 (2018-2019)
Volume 15 (2017-2018)
Volume 14 (2016-2017)
Volume 13 (2015-2016)
Volume 12 (2014-2015)
Volume 11 (2013-2014)
Volume 10 (2012-2013)
Volume 9 (2011-2012)
Volume 8 (2010-2011)
Volume 7 (2009-2010)
Volume 6 (2008-2009)
Volume 5 (2007-2008)
Volume 4 (2006-2007)
Volume 3 (2005-2006)
Volume 2 (2004-2005)
Volume 1 (2003-2004)
Social-cognitive conceptualization of students’ pro-environmental behavior in Iranian higher agricultural education system

Maryam Neisi; Masoud Bijani; Negin Fallah Haghighi

Volume 18, Issue 2 , July 2020, , Pages 59-76


  Introduction: Environmental problems and Chalenges are one of the major concerns of today's society. Often, these chalenges stem from human behavior that can be overcome by changing their attitudes and behaviors and promoting the consequences of these problems. Some of the most important pro-environmental ...  Read More

The terrestrial isopod fauna of Cheharmahal-va-Bakhtiyari Province

Ghasem Mohammadi Kashani; Ahdiyeh Abedini

Volume 18, Issue 1 , April 2020, , Pages 33-44


  Introduction: Terrestrial isopods constitute the largest suborder in the order Isopoda and, as one of the main groups of soil decomposers, have an important role in acceleration of plant material recycling. Due to the shortage of studies on this taxon in southwestern Iran, the present study was carried ...  Read More

Density, age and sex structure of goitred gazelle (Gazella subgutturosa) in Golestan National Park

Hossein Varasteh Moradi; Meysam Madadi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, , Pages 141-154

  Introduction: The goitred gazelle, which is classified as Vulnerable by IUCN has a very wide distribution across the Middle East, Pakistan, Central Asia, China and Mongolia. A few ecological studies have been conducted on some aspects of goitred gazelle, such as population dynamics, habitat selection, ...  Read More

Estimating the Social Cost of Pollutant Emissions from Obsolete Cars in Iran

Naghmeh Mobarghaee; Amir Hedayati Aghmashhadi; Samaneh Zahedi

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016, , Pages 119-128

  The transportation sector is the fastest growing energy demand in the world and it has created many economic and environmental problems for both industrial and developing countries. Economic problems, including high inflation and low developed public transport, are the main causes of the spread using ...  Read More

Pattern of Virtual Water Trade in the Economic Activities of Guilan Province: Application of an Extended Input-Output Table

Morteza Tahamipour; Abas Salah; Abbas Arabmazar

Volume 13, Issue 3 , October 2015, , Pages 35-50

  One of the new approaches in the management of water resources is according to the principle of comparative advantage and trade in virtual water. This is based on the view that it can be considered a specialty area in which the water products and the products produced in wet areas, or imported from other ...  Read More

Paleoclimate modeling and identification of anthropogenic effects in high Zagros Mountains

Tayebeh Akbari; Raziyeh Lak; Reza Shahbazi; Kamallodin Alizadeh; Ashraf Asadi; Mehrnoosh Ghadimi

Volume 13, Issue 3 , October 2015, , Pages 89-102

  Abstract: In this research we tried to investigate the respond of high part of Zagros Mountains to past climate change by studying a 300cm core was extracted from Lake Gahar. This region is as an important biome of oak forest of Iran. Then the aim of this investigation is to detect past climate condition ...  Read More

Assessment of Standardized Precipitation Evapotranspiration Index (SPEI) for Drought Identification in Different Climates of IranK

Kazem Nosrati

Volume 12, Issue 4 , January 2015

  There is a need of monitoring and analysis of drought condition for water resources management. Given the large difficulties to objectively quantify drought characteristics such as duration, intensity, and magnitude several drought indices have been developed in the last decades. One of shortcomings ...  Read More

Determination of the Accumulation of Heavy Metals in Avicennia Marina from Bardestan Estuary, Bushehr Province, with an Emphasis on the Enrichment Coefficient

Mitra Cheraghi; Alireza Safahieh; Ali Dadolahi Sohrab; Kamal Ghanemi; Abdol Majid Doraghi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , January 2014

  A. marina from aquatic plants is widely distributed throughout Bardestan estuary (Bushehr, Iran). This study examined the uptake of some metals by A. marina and their translocation from the roots to other parts of the plant.For this purpose, samples of sediment, and mangrove roots and leaves were taken ...  Read More

Environmentally Adjusted Productivity Measurement of the Iranian Agricultural Sector

Gholam Hossain Kiani

Volume 11, Issue 4 , January 2014

  In this study, the conventional and environmentally adjusted productivity and the efficiency and technical changes of the Iranian agricultural sector are measured, using the Malmquist-Luinberger index and the panel data from 28 provinces over the period 2000-2008. Results show that the annual average ...  Read More

Investigating Agricultural Professionals’ Intentions and Behaviours towards Water Conservation: Using a Modified Theory of Planned Behaviour

Masoud Yazdanpanah; Dariush Hayati; Gholam Hossein Zamani

Volume 9, Issue 1 , October 2011

  Despite the increasing importance of water conservation across the world, there is very little understanding about the psychosocial variables that help predict people’s water conservational behaviour. This study used a modified model of the Theory of Planned Behaviour (TPB), including the additional ...  Read More

Estimation of Organic Matter Losses in a Hyrcanian EcosystemA Case Study of Kojor Watershed

Hamze Noor; Seyed Khalagh Mirnia; Mohammad Bagher Raisi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , October 2010

  The aim of the present study was to predict organic matter (OM) loss in Kojor Watershed which is a hyrcanian ecosystem. For this purpose, discharges, suspended sediment (SS) and OM loss resulting from storm events were sampled at one fixed point of the river using a manual sampler. Results showed that ...  Read More

nvestigation of Cointegration Relationship Between Per Capita GDP and Per Capita CO2 Emission and Existence of Environmental Kuznets Curve for CO2 in Iran

Morteza Molaei; Mohammad Kavoosi Kelashemi; Hamed Rafiee

Volume 8, Issue 1 , October 2010

  More than half of the Greenhouse Effect is from carbon dioxide emissions. Emissions of carbon dioxide cause undesirable climatic and environmental effects and, finally, affect the global economy. Because of the importance of determining the economic impacts of increasing CO2 emissions, this study investigates ...  Read More

Faunal and Population Studies of Syrphid Flies (Diptera: Syrphidae) in Ilam

Farzad Jalilian; Yaghoub Fathipour; Ali Asghar Talebi; Amin Sedaratian

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2010

  In addition to the abundance and population fluctuation of the common species, the fauna of syrphid flies of the northern parts of Ilam Province were studied during the period 2003-2004. In total, 30 species of syrphids including 21 predatory species, 8 saprophages species and one phytophagus species ...  Read More

The Best Architectural Form for BiPV in Tehran

Alireza Farsi Mohammadi Pour

Volume 7, Issue 3 , April 2010

  Achieving sustainable architecture may be feasible by using renewable energies. Solar power can be exploited in building via photovoltaic and collectors to produce electricity and heat and it will lead to GHG reduction. Building integrated photovoltaic (BiPV) systems can form a cohesive design, construction, ...  Read More

Possible Impact of Caspian Sea Level Rise on the Natural Habitat of the Anzali Lagoon in the North of Iran

Yousef Filizadeh

Volume 7, Issue 3 , April 2010

  Flooding due to Caspian Sea level rise (CSLR) resulting from climate change may have serious ecological and socio-economic consequences. According to estimates from the Caspian Environment Programme (CEP), global warming until 2016 may cause a relative CSLR in Iranian coastal area of 20–120 cm. ...  Read More

Water Quality Assessment of Gheshlagh River Using Water Quality Indices

Babak Jafari Salim; Gholamreza Nabi Bidhendi; Amir Salemi; Masoud Taheryioun; Mojtaba Ardestani

Volume 6, Issue 4 , July 2009

  Comprehensive information and knowledge about the quality of water resources plays a very important role in preservation plans for water resource management. One of the engineering methods used to assess river water quality conditions without mathematical and statistical complexity is water quality indices. ...  Read More

Geochemical Contamination in Seyab River, Islam Shahr, Iran

Mohammad Yazdi; Narges Behzad

Volume 6, Issue 4 , July 2009

  Seyab River, which crosses Southwest of Tehran to Islam Shahr (10km), is an extremely important river that is in contact with a population of about one million. Freshly deposited seasonal sediments were collected from depths of 0–20 cm at 4 locations (1 to 4) along the 10-km long channel length, ...  Read More

Chitinase Polymorphism in Some Iranian Rice (Oriza Saiva L.) Cultivars using RFLP-PBR

Masoud Sheidai; Nastaran Heydari

Volume 6, Issue 4 , July 2009

  Sheath blight disease, caused by Rhizoctonia solani, is a major fungal disease of rice, occurring mostly in Asian rice. The present study was performed to identify the chitinase polymorphism in 19 Iranian rice cultivars by using RFLP-PBR, with Rsa I, Taq I, Sac I and Ava I restriction enzymes. Digestion ...  Read More

Faunistic study of vespid wasps in Zanjan Province (Northwest of Iran) with some ecological measures

Roohollah Abbasi; Shahrokh Pashaei Rad; Ebrahim Ebrahimi; Masoud Sheidaei

Volume 6, Issue 1 , October 2008

  The order Hymenoptera, with more than 115000 described species, comprise about 10% of the species diversity of the planet. Vespidae, one of the major families of this order, plays an important role in biological control of plant pests. In the present study, a faunistic investigation with estimation of ...  Read More

A SWOT Analysis of Organic Dried Fig Production in Iran

Majid Javanmard; Hossein Mahmoudi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , October 2008

  The aim of this study is to examine the current situation of Iranian organic fig growing and exportation. SWOT analysis was applied to the production, processing, storage, exports and structure of market competition and distribution aspects. The data were gathered using two methods, consisting of firstly ...  Read More

Suggesting a Multi-Purpose Greenway Planning in Persian Coastal Areas Case studies: Anzali in the North Near the Caspian Sea and Bushehr in the South Near the Persian Gulf

Amin Rastande

Volume 5, Issue 2 , January 2008

  In the present article, the author seeks to define sustainable greenway planning along coastal areas in the North and South of Iran based both on the historical heritages of green routes in the country and international greenway theory that is concerned with American and British definitions. For this ...  Read More