Volume 21 (2023)
Volume 20 (2022-2023)
Volume 19 (2021-2022)
Volume 18 (2020-2021)
Volume 17 (2019-2020)
Volume 16 (2018-2019)
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)
Original Article
Cu, Pb and Zn heavy metal evaluation in soil and rangeland species (case study: around rangeland of Kiasar cement factory)

Reza Tamartash; Fatemeh Montazeri; Mohamadreza Tatian; Ghorban Vahab Zadeh

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 1-14

  Introduction: Soil pollution by heavy metals in the soil due to long-term sustainability and ecologically harmful effects, has become an environmental problem. In the study of vegetation in polluted areas with heavy metals, plants have the ability to grow and absorption the heavy metals, viewpoint the ...  Read More

Original Article
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

Original Article
A study on the status of invasive Tilapia species (Coptodon zillii Gervais, 1848 and Oreochromis aureus Steindachner, 1864) in aquatic ecosystems of Khuzestan province, Iran

Hussein Valikhani; Asghar Abdoli; Bahram HassanzadehKiabi; Farshad Nejat; Mohammad Sadeghsaba; Milad Khosravi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 29-44

  Introduction: Invasive fishes are a major threat to biodiversity of aquatic ecosystems. Tilapia species are invasive due to reproductive, diet and behavioral characteristics and high resistance to environmental conditions, pollution and diseases. So far, two exotic species Coptodon zillii and Oreochromis ...  Read More

Original Article
Removal of inorganic contaminants from aqueous solutions using fibrous clay-supported zero-valent iron nano-particle composites

Somayeh Bakhtiari; Sina Choghadi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 45-64

  Introduction: In recent years, zero-valent iron has drawn a great attention in wastewater treatment and ground water remediation. It can effectively remove priority water contaminants, but there are some disadvantages in the use of nZVI particles, such as high tendency to agglomerate, lack of stability, ...  Read More

Original Article
Sociological study of the role and position of women in the sustainable development of Tehran's metropolis

Sasan Vadiea; Zahra Hazrati Somee; Zahra Azizabadifarahani

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 65-78

  Introduction: Urban planning for women can be seen as a kind of advocacy-based planning that recalls forgotten rights and the silence of women in the city. Urban space planning for women draws its original idea from feminist ideas. The theory of sustainable urban development focuses on the prevention ...  Read More

Original Article
Investigation of the source and health effects of atmospheric aerosols in Tehran city

Balal Oroji; Eisa Solgi; Asghar Sadighzadeh

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 79-100

  Introduction: Despite past improvements in air quality, very large parts of the population in urban areas breathe air that does not meet European standards let alone the health-based World Health Organisation Air Quality Guidelines. Over the last 10 years, there has been a substantial increase in findings ...  Read More

Original Article
Urban development and pollution of groundwater resources (Case study: Hamadan–Bahar Plain)

Mohammad Sadegh Oliaei; Javad Fasihi Ramandi; Mohsen Kakaie; Zoaeddin Almassi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 101-112

  Introduction: Population growth and the increase of water demand in different sectors of agriculture, drinking, industry and health, groundwater resources have faced a lot of pressure. This issue along with severe and prolonged droughts has created the conditions for country particularly for arid and ...  Read More

Original Article
How healthy are urban horticultural crops? A study of the accumulation of heavy metals in vegetables grown in Tehran

Reyhaneh Sadat Ghazi Marashi; Omid Noori; Reza Deihimfard; Amir Salemi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 113-124

  Introduction: Urbanization and population growth, in addition to its rapid development across the world, has caused a major demand for the food security and the self-sufficiency in terms of food production in many cities. According to the aforementioned circumstances, the activities in the basis of ...  Read More

Original Article
Study of heavy metal concentrations in shale deposits of Irankouh Mine (Southwest of Isfahan)

Hamidreza Pakzad; Hashem Bagheri; Farzaneh Teymouri

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 125-140

  Introduction: Irankuh Pb-Zn mine is located in 20 km SW of Isfahan in the Zayandehrud river drainage basin. Shale and carbonate are host rocks of the ore deposits. High concentration of Pb and Zn formed ore complex in these rocks. Weathering and erosion of the host rocks of ore deposits, waste water ...  Read More

Original Article
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

Original Article
Economic valuation of the ecosystem services of Mashhad’s parks

Narges Pourtoosi; Alireza Koocheki; Mehdi Nassiri Mahallati; Mohammad Ghorbani

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 155-176

   Introduction: Urbanization creates significant changes in global ecosystems (2), on the other hand, urban agroecosystems prepare valuable and demandable ecosystem services in human society(3). Understanding these services and keeping them into account is necessary for urban management of both current ...  Read More

Original Article
Evaluation of effective parameters for the construction cost of compacted clay liner in municipal solid waste landfills

Maryam Foroughedin; Mahdi Jalili Ghazizade; Maryam Mirabi; Mohammad Reza Nazari

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 177-192

   Introduction: Liner is one of the most important components of waste landfills, which its main function is to limit the penetration of leachate caused by the waste from landfill base. Since the cost of a lining system is a significant part of landfill’s total cost, therefore, it is necessary ...  Read More

Original Article
The barriers of participatory landscape design approaches based on experts’ opinions

Mahda Foroughi; Saeid Norouzian-Maleki; Moeen Hajimaghsoudi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 193-214

  Introduction: Nowadays, it is not acceptable to design an unchangeable plan, especially in landscape architecture where end-users should be at the center of any design. Much literature discusses the influence of public involvement in landscape design process and its necessity in today’s life. However, ...  Read More

Original Article
Species distribution potential of striped hyaena (Hyaena hyaena) in response to climate change in Iran

Faraham Ahmadzadeh; Elham Ebrahimi; Babak Naimi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, Pages 215-232

  Introduction: Carnivores have always been exposed to threatening processes because of their placement at the top of the food pyramid. Nowadays, approximately 65% of carnivores are listed as Critically Endangered or Vulnerable in the IUCN Red List of threatened species. On a global scale, in order Carnivora, ...  Read More