Volume 21 (2023)
Volume 20 (2022-2023)
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)
Original Article
Source identification and ecological risk assessment of some heavy metals in surface soils collected from the vicinity of Arad-Kouh processing and disposal complex, Tehran, Iran

Seyedeh Maryam Mohammadi; Bahareh Lorestani; Soheil Sobhan Ardakani; Mehrdad Cheraghi; Lima Tayebi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 1-22


  Introduction: Heavy metals are the common pollutants of soils, which pose a potential threat to the public and particularly children's health. Therefore, this study was conducted to assess the source identification and potential ecological risk of Fe, Zn, Pb, Cd, Cr, and Ni in surface soils collected ...  Read More

Original Article
Assessment of landscape connectivity indices and habitat quality to identify essential habitat patches for Ovis orientalis × Ovis vignei (a case study: Varjin Protected Area, Tehran)

Nasim Kheirkhah Ghehi; Bahram Malek Mohammadi; Hamidreza Jafari

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 23-40


  Introduction: Landscape connectivity plays an essential role in the conservation of protected areas. The Alborz wild sheep (Ovis orientalis × Ovis vignei) is the dominant species in Varjin Protected Area. The population of the species has been decreased during the last 20 years due to habitat loss ...  Read More

Original Article
A comparison of retention capability of different fiberglass filters used for the determination of chlorophyll-a in coastal waters

Ahmad Manbohi; Sara Gholamipour; Gholamreza Mohammadpour

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 41-52


  Introduction: Filtration is one of the most important steps in phytoplankton studies. Choosing a filter for research purposes depends on its pore size and price. In the present study, the results obtained by Whatman, CHM, and BOECO filters were compared to find better filters to use in marine research.Material ...  Read More

Original Article
Urban landfill site selection with combined environmental and socio-economic criteria in Naein County and estimation of its possible emitted biogas

Mohammad Erfan Kaghazchi; Said Pourmanafi; Reza Peykanpour Fard

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 53-70


  Introduction: The uncontrolled increase in population and the subsequent increase in urbanization have led to an increase in the production of various types of waste in urban areas. Although landfilling is the last choice in municipal solid waste management, it is still a common method for municipal ...  Read More

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Investigating the effectiveness of education with the aim of developing participatory communication in conservation: A study of Qanat water supply system in Khezrabad, Yazd

Iman Islami; Hossein Sarvi Sadrabad; Hasan Tabatabaei; Mohammad Rahmani

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 71-84


  Introduction: Effective participatory management in natural resources and the environment depends on improving the level of knowledge, skills, insights of actors, and developing their participatory behavior. Accordingly, related organizations need to conduct training courses, capacity building, and empowerment ...  Read More

Original Article
Comparative life cycle assessment of alternative scenarios for municipal solid waste management (case study: Babol, Iran)

Gholamreza Nabi Bidhendi; Maryam Rabiee Abyaneh; Omid Hassanzadeh Moghimi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 85-98


  Introduction: Sustainable management of increasing amounts of municipal solid waste (MSW) has become a major environmental concern because improper MSW management leads to substantial negative environmental impacts and health and safety problems. The life cycle assessment (LCA) method has been recognized ...  Read More

Original Article
Long-term monitoring of the concentration of carbon black pollutants in Iran using NASA/MERRA-2 base model data

Koohzad Raispour; younes khosravi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 99-122


  Introduction: The atmosphere is a dynamic and complex natural gas system whose pollution kills humans more than others. Air pollution occurs when large amounts of suspended particles or harmful substances enter the atmosphere. Suspended particles with a diameter of fewer than 2.5 μm (PM2.5) are among ...  Read More

Original Article
Analysis of the evolution of the ecological landscape of the city of Qom with the Alberti model

ٍErfan Khodaparast; Fatemeh Eshaghi; Hassan Darabi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 123-142


  Introduction: Landscape as a whole is the reflection of the structure and function, and their interaction. Although, metrics of landscape ecology provide an appropriate tool to analyze the structure and function of landscape, deep understanding is needed to perceive the generality and evolution of the ...  Read More

Original Article
Quantitative and qualitative study of acid mine drainage (AMD) in Sungun copper mine tailings dump with emphasis on its refineability

Mohammad Reza Afshoon; Nasser Mehrdadi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 143-160


  Introduction: In copper industries, mining has great importance from the environmental point of view, as many by-products are generated during this process. Most of the mining tailings are sulfide minerals that are oxidized after they are extracted and exposed to oxygen and water, which consequently ...  Read More

Original Article
Estimation of gasoline loss from evaporation in different seasons of the year in Tehran gas stations

Maryam Chehrehei; Seyed Alireza Mirza Hosseini; Nabiollah Mansouri; Youssef Rashidi; Mohammad Hassan Behzadi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 161-176


  Introduction: Volatile organic compounds such as gasoline vapors have adverse effects on the environment. In the metropolis of Tehran, gasoline is considered a toxic and dangerous pollutant. One of the most important sources of gasoline vapor emissions in the environment is storage tanks for petroleum ...  Read More

Original Article
Sustainability of total factor productivity in the countries of the MENA region with an emphasis on ecological footprint

Fatemeh Fathi; Effat Ghorbanian

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 177-192


  Introduction: Sustainable growth takes into account resource development, the environment, and the economy. In this century, enormous ecological destruction and the accelerated depletion of natural resources have affected global economic growth, social welfare, and improvements in human health. In some ...  Read More

Original Article
Evaluating the preferences and level of participation of the academic community in urban agriculture: the case of University of Sistan and Baluchestan

Mohammad Reza Khalilnezhad; Peiman Golchin

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 193-216


  Introduction: The Edible Campus program incorporates edible, medicinal, and pollinator-friendly plants in the university to create a kind of working landscape and facilitate campus community engagement in topics of food and agriculture sustainability. In this regard, an inventory of community support ...  Read More

Original Article
Evaluation of watershed management interventions on biomass carbon sequestration and stakeholders’ perception about watershed condition improvement (case study: Dehchenashk sub-watershed, Chehl Chai watershed)

Zeinab Karimi; Vahedberdi Sheikh; Amir Sadoddin; Naghmeh Mobarghaee Dinan

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 217-236


  Introduction: Increasing the atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration is a major cause of climate change that has led to degradation in natural ecosystems and incidence of various environmental problems such as imbalances in hydrologic, nutrients, and carbon cycles in nature. Land surface cover, which ...  Read More

Original Article
Measurement of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in the soil samples of Taleghan region and investigation of the presence of biological agents capable of removing PCBs

Alireza Zakeri; Nastaran Akbarian; Kamand Hedayat

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 237-252


  Introduction: In the recent decades with the increase of population and the expansion of industries, various chemicals have entered the environment and polluted the ecosystem and PCBs are one of these life threatening contaminants. Microbial degradation of PCBs has been considered as one of the cost ...  Read More