1995

Proceedings of First Forestry Symposium 1995

First Forestry Symposium was held at Coral Gardens Hotel, Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka
Theme: Forestry for Development
38 Papers were presented:

Table of Contents

Forestry and Natural Resource Management

NATIONAL FORESTRY POLICY FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Thosapala Hewage
THE APPLICATION OF SOIL SCIENCE TO FORESTRY IN LAND USE PLANNING AND WATERSHED MANAGEMENT IN SRI LANKA. PDF
C. R. Panabokke
IMPACT OF LAND USE CONVERSIONS ON WATER YIELD
E.R.N. Gunawardena
LAND USE CHANGE AND NATURAL AREA CONSERVATION IN THE SOUTH EAST DRY ZONE OF SRI LANKA PDF
M D C Abhayaratna
A CORRELATION STUDY OF DENDROMETER BAND DATA AND PHENOLOGICAL EVENTS WITH DIRECT TREE RING WIDTH MEASUREMENTS IN SOME TROPICAL TREES OF SRI LANKA. PDF
M.P de Silva, W W Senarath
SPATIAL DATA AWARENESS AND COORDINATION OF THE PREREQUISITES FOR LAND RESOURCES MANAGEMENT. PDF
N C Seneviratne
DEVELOPMENT OF NON-WOOD FOREST PRODUCTS PDF
Sarath Fernando
ALTERNATIVE TIMBER SPECIES - A REVIEW OF THEIR PROPERTIES AND USES PDF
Hiran Amarasekera
TREES; SRI LANKA'S MOST SUSTAINABLE SOURCE OF ENERGY & RAW MATERIALS PDF
Ray Wijewardene, P.G. Joseph
WHAT IS TIMBER CERTIFICATION, THAT WE SHOULD BE MINDFUL OF IT? PDF
J H Sandom
CONSERVATION THROUGH TIMBER PRESERVATION PDF
Palitha Jayasekara
TIMBER CRISIS IN SRI LANKA AND SUBSTITUTION THROUGH WOOD COMPOSITE MATERIALS PDF
M B Herath
EMERGING ISSUES ON AVAILABILITY AND PREFERENCE OF TIMBER SPECIES IN SRI LANKA EMERGING ISSUES ON AVAILABILITY AND PREFERENCE OF TIMBER SPECIES IN SRI LANKA EMERGING ISSUES ON AVAILABILITY AND PREFERENCE OF TIMBER SPECIES IN SRI LANKA PDF
W A D A Wijesooriya, A Widanapathirana
POTENTIAL AND FACTORS AFFECTING ECOTOURISM IN SRI LANKA PDF
S P Vidanage, H B Kotagama
LABORATORY CULTURE OF TEAK DEFOLIATOR (Hyblaea puera) PDF
D.D. Tilakaratna
RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SOIL CONDITIONS AND OCCURRENCE OF ROOT ROT DISEASE IN A FOREST NURSERY AT KUBALPOLA. PDF
G Kathiravelu, K M E P Tissera
EFFECT OF COMMUNAL USE OF DRY ZONE FOREST LAND ON SOIL EROSION PDF
P B Dhamasena
REGENERATION DYNAMICS O F SILVICULTURALLY ASSISTED DRY ZONE SCRUB VEGETATION AT DAMBULLA ARBORETUM PDF
Jayantha Samarasinghe

Biodiversity Conservation and Management

RAPID ASSESSMENT OF HUMAN ELEPHANT CONFLICTS AT HANDAPANGALA AREA AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR MINIMIZING THEM PDF
D P Munaweera, V Y Kuruvita
ECOTOURISM AND CONSERVATION OF NATURAL AREAS IN THE SOUTH EAST ZONE OF SRI LANKA PDF
G Tantrigama
COMMUNICATION: THE MISSING LINK IN CONSERVATION PDF
Sriyanie Mithapala, Alejandro Grajal, U K G Padmalal
ECOTOURISM & WILDLIFE CONSERVATION IN SRI LANKA:RECOMMENDATION FOR A WORKING COVENANT PDF
Eric D Wikramanayaka
NATURAL REGENERATION OF GAPS IN A SELECTIVELY LOGGED AREA AT MORAPITIYA PROPOSED RESERVE.
B.M.P. Singhakumara, N. Ruwanpathirana

Agroforestry and Social Forestry

COMMUNITY MANAGEMENT OF LOCAL FORESTS: WOULD IT BE A PROMISING STRATEGY TO SOLVE FOREST MANAGEMENT PROBLEMS IN SRI LANKA? PDF
Anoja Wicramasinghe
SUSTAINABLE LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION IN FORESTRY SYSTEMS SUSTAINABLE LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION IN FORESTRY SYSTEMS PDF
A N F Perera
EVALUATION OF Gliricidia sepium PROVENANCES IN THE INTERMEDIATE ZONE OF SRI LANKA PDF
H P M Gunasena, R J Rajaselvam
PEASANT PARTICIPATION IN RAISING SEEDINGS FOR REFORESTATION: EVIDENCE FROM THE PARTICIPATORY FORESTRY PROJECT PDF
Anura S A Saturusinghe, A Widanapathirana
PARTICIPATORY FORESTRY, HOW AND WHY? PDF
Ranjan Attygalle
SUSTAINING FORESTRY INTERVENTIONS FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT: RESULTS FROM A LEARNING PROCESS APPROACH IN HURULUWEWA PDF
C M Wijayaratna, A Widanapathirana
SAP YIELD VARIATION OF Caryota urenus PDF
M K U Kithsiri, R Pathirana


Proceedings of International Forestry and Environment Symposium, Sri Lanka. Published by Department of Forestry and Environmental Science, University of Sri Jayewardenepura