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)
Analysis of Barriers to Rural Waste Management (Case Study: Central District of Urmia County)

Fatemeh Kazemiyeh; Asma Eidi; mehdi motalem

Volume 21, Issue 1 , April 2023


  IntroductionPlanning for proper waste management and attention to its harmful effects on the environment in any country is one of the most important and necessary principles in order to provide long-term benefits and move towards sustainable development. The overall purpose of this study was to analyze ...  Read More

Environmental Impact Assessment EIA of Landfill of municipal waste in Urmia city using rapid assessment matrix method (RIAM)

Mir Javad Gheybi; Sajjad Chehreghani; Mahdieh Azimi Youshanlouie; Zahra Darvishi Qulunji

Volume 20, Issue 3 , October 2022, , Pages 117-136


  Introduction: With uncontrolled population growth, the safe disposal of waste is a major problem for metropolises. The issue of landfills and their location is at the end of the waste disposal life cycle. Waste burial is the most common method of disposal in urban communities of Iran and other countries ...  Read More

Identifying and explaining the barriers to organic agriculture development from the viewpoint of Jihad agricultural experts in Urmia

Fatemeh Kazemiyeh; Asma Eidi

Volume 20, Issue 1 , April 2022, , Pages 267-284


  Introduction: Organic farming is one of the sustainable agricultural strategies that relies on natural methods to control pests and diseases and has been prevented from using artificial pesticides and herbicides, chemical fertilizers, hormones, and antibiotics. Given the importance of food security and ...  Read More

Factors affecting the possibility of using renewable energy in the agricultural sector from the viewpoint of Agricultural Jihad experts in Urmia

Fatemeh Kazemiyeh; Asma Eidi; Hosein Raheli

Volume 19, Issue 2 , July 2021, , Pages 225-240


    Introduction: The use of renewable energy is a prerequisite for sustainable development. In this regard, the purpose of this study was to explain the factors affecting the possibility of using renewable energy in the agricultural sector from the perspective of experts of the Agricultural Jihad ...  Read More

Impact assessment of the performance of rural household’s heads on their perceptions toward environmental sustainability in Baghmalek County

ُSeyedeh Kowsar Mousapour; Amir Naeimi

Volume 18, Issue 4 , January 2021, , Pages 21-40


  Introduction: Environmental sustainability represents material and non-material actions that provide key information on environmental impacts, compliance, stakeholder relationships, and organizational systems and represent definitions of the effectiveness and productivity of environmental actions. Environmental ...  Read More

Effects of urban sprawl on land use change in the peripheral villages of Tehran metropolis (case study: Tehran-Damavand axis)

ِAshkan Mohammadi; Naser Shafiei Sabet; Alireza Shakiba

Volume 17, Issue 4 , January 2020, , Pages 1-26


  Introduction: One of the major implications of accelerated urbanization is the spatial expansion of urban sprawl and the corrosive of villages and peripheral lands that have been numerous in metropolitan areas. The irregular sprawl and extension of the Tehran metropolis into surrounding areas have led ...  Read More

Effectiveness of environmental educational courses on environmental knowledge, attitude and practice: students of University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Najmolsadat mousavi; Maryam Sharifian Sani; Sanaz Sanaye Goldouz; Gholamreza Ghaedamini Harouni; Azar Darvishi; Fatemeh Ghamarzad Sheishvan

Volume 17, Issue 2 , July 2019, , Pages 139-154


  Introduction: The bulk of the existing environmental problems are rooted in the lack of awareness and cultural weakness in the relationship between human and nature, and it is, in fact, a kind of cultural problem. Since the institutionalization of environmental culture and education begins in childhood, ...  Read More

Investigating the relationship between personal values and green consumption in students of Shahid Beheshti University

Azadeh Askari; Sepideh Samaee

Volume 16, Issue 4 , January 2019, , Pages 1-16

  Introduction: In recent decades, the growth of environmental pollution has led to the emergence of a new type of consumer called the green consumer. They regard themselves as responsible for the environment and use products with less damage to the environment. By recognizing these consumers, companies ...  Read More

Environmental risk assessment of Kermanshah petrochemical complex using FMEA method

Sajjad Bahrami; Ahad Sotoudeh; Naser Jamshidi; Mohammad Reza Elmi

Volume 16, Issue 3 , October 2018, , Pages 1-24

  Introduction: Development of various industries, despite providing human welfare, has potential risks for mankind. Due to its extensive operations and activity and also the potential risk for humans and the environment, the petrochemical industry is considered a high-risk industry. The purpose of this ...  Read More

Feasibility of using an electronic nose for quality assessment of air in poultry slaughterhouse rendering plants

Ali Farmanesh; Seyed Saeid Mohtasebi; Mahmoud Omid

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, , Pages 15-28

  Introduction: Industrial activities growth and increasing emissions getting attention to environmental problems in the world. Unpleasant smell (malodor) can be classified as pollutants that had negative impact on quality of life. About one third to half of animal products that are unusable for humans ...  Read More

Ecological-environmental consequences of urban sprawl in rural settlements around the Hamedan city

Naser Shafiei Sabet; Sogand Khaksar

Volume 15, Issue 3 , October 2017, , Pages 55-74

  Introduction: Imposition by cities of new roles and functions on peripheral areas has provoked economic, social and spatial disturbances in those areas (Shafiei Sabet & Bozorgniya, 2013). In this regard, major global trends that have fuelled competition over land have also contributed to the development ...  Read More

Compilation of optimized environmental strategies in oil & gas industry by using SWOT method in the south Pars two (Case study phases in south Pars 2)

Abdolmajid Zarei; Rohallah Kazemi

Volume 14, Issue 4 , January 2017, , Pages 1-16

  Introduction: According to the extent of the oil and gas industry and their role in environmental pollution, developing a strategic plan to improve environmental performance is essential. Therefore action taken to reduce environmental effects to acceptable range and within the rules and regulations about ...  Read More

Protection of the Environment against Damage during Armed Conflict

Hajar Raee Dehaghi; Javad Najafi

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016, , Pages 139-153

  War is a phenomenon in which the damage is inevitable and one of the significant losses during armed conflict is the environment. In this respect, humanitarian law protects and takes account of the environment in a few of its regulations. However, these regulations have not given sufficient support to ...  Read More

Association of AirPollution and Vitamin D Deficiency in Pregnant Mothers and Newborns in a Sunny Region

Roya Kelishadi; Parinaz Poursafa; Faezeh Sharifi Ghazvini

Volume 12, Issue 3 , October 2014

  Vitamin D is one of the essential ingredients in terms of metabolic and physiological processes in the human body.25-Hydroxyvitamin D[25(OH)D] is the most sensitive index of vitamin D status and reflective of its dietary intake and skin production. Considering the importance of vitamin D in human body, ...  Read More

Level of Environmental Literacy of Government Employees in order to Select the Most Appropriate Education Method

Alaleh Ghaemi,; Pouneh Ghaemi; Seyed Mohammad Shobeiri

Volume 12, Issue 2 , July 2014

  Environmental literacy consists of a series of functions and attitudes rooted in deep knowledge and must be a second nature to individuals who possess the environmental literacy. Training is the most important principle for development of human resources, because its outcome will return to the system ...  Read More

Origin and Partitioning of Heavy Metals in Sediments of the Anzali Wetland

Fariba Zamani Hargalani; Abdolreza Karbassi; Seyed Masoud Monavari; Parviz Abroomand Azar

Volume 11, Issue 2 , July 2013

  Anzali, one of the most important international wetlands, is located on the southern coast of the Caspian Sea in Iran. This wetland receives discharges of domestic, agricultural and industrial wastewater, which affect the distribution of elements. In this study, ten sediment samples from the Anzali wetland ...  Read More

Livability Attributes in Practice -A Comparative Comparison of Livability Agendas in the USA, UK and Australia

Marjan Nematimehr; Ali Ghaffari

Volume 10, Issue 2 , January 2013

  The relational quality of the human and living environment, which is called Livability, is one of the most fundamental qualities of the environment. The term livability means the degree to which the environment supports living process of residents. Review of policy plans and several agendas shows that ...  Read More

The Protection of Animal Species under Criminal Law in Iran

Mohammad Hossein Ramazani Ghavamabadi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , January 2010

  Environmental components, including animal species, simply cross political boundaries and, in other words, animal species do not recognize borders. For this reason, the most important methods applied by international instruments to protect these species and their habitats are reviewed in this article. ...  Read More

The Influence of Conservation of Natural Environment for Housing Development (Case Study: Rural Settlements of Gilan Province)

Mehran Alalhesabi; Ghazal Raheb

Volume 6, Issue 3 , April 2009

  The aim of this article is to know the influence of environmental factors on development of rural housing in a specified zone and to evaluate them by others influential factor relative to each other from dwellers' views and to prioritize them. For this purpose, the factors effective on development process ...  Read More

Rehahabilitations to Received the Rural Sustainable Development Using Environmental Potential Evaluation Zakherd Watershed

Soolmaz Dashti; Masoud Monavari; Gholam Reza Sabzghabaei

Volume 6, Issue 2 , January 2009

  Zakherd watershed "with area of 82.23 km2" is located in the North west of Shiraz and East of Kazeroon in Fars Province.The evaluation of ecological land capability is considered as a core of environmental studies , as well as, preventive, and remedical measures for environmental crisis.So before the ...  Read More

A Methodology for the Placement of Land Use in the Environment

Saiid MirRiahi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , January 2009

  The Change in Population Demographics Causes Environmental concerns. People Participation in decisions regarding the placement of landuse is of major importance to relate people with their environment. With this approach environmental sustainability is achieved. Urban lands not only have structural dimensions ...  Read More

The Environmental Planning Revitalization for River Valleys of Tehran in Strategic Factors Analysis Approach (SWOT)(Case study : Velenjak River Valley)

Mohammad Reza Bemanian

Volume 5, Issue 4 , July 2008

  Cities ever-increasing development that has been achieved without getting advantage from natural environment will bring about imbalance condition between urban and natural spaces. River valleys as cities’ ecological elements have always had effective role in creating mutual relation between man-made ...  Read More