2004

Eco friendly Approaches Towards Sustainable Development 27th-28th February 2004

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Forestry and Natural Resource Management

A STUDY ON THE STATUS OF FURNITURE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES IN MORATUWA AREA PDF
T. A. D. S. Jayapala Rathnayake, H. S. Amarasekera
SCREENING OF SELECTED FOREST TREE SPECIES OF SRI LANKA FOR THEIR RESPONSE TO INCREASING ATMOSPHERIC CARBON DIOXIDE PDF
W. A. J. M. De Costa, A. T. Ekanayake, K. G. R. Chinthaka, P. Surenthran
PREDICTION OF THE ERROR GENERATED BY SMALIAN'S AND HUBER'S FORMULAE IN VOLUME MEASUREMENTS OF Pinus caribaea (MORELET). PDF
S. Hewage, S. M. C. U. P. Subasinghe
COMPARISON OF THE SPECIFIC GRAVITY VARIATION OF Swietenia macrophylla, Khaya senega/ens;s AND Pau/ownia fortunei PDF
P. K. P. Perera, H. S. Amarasekara
STUDY ON VERIATION OF MODULUS OF RUPTURE AND MODULUS OF ELASTICITY WITHIN Eucalyptus grandis TREES GROWING IN DIFFERENT SITE CLASSES. PDF
N. D. Rathnayake, H. S. Amarasekera, M. P. de Silva
TECHNOLOGY FOR MANUFACTURING NATURAL RUBBER LATEX BONOED COMPOSITES FROM LIGNOCELLULOSIC BASED ECO· MATERIALS AND AGRICULTURAL WASTE PDF
Shanthi Illangasinghe, M. G. M. U. Ismail
RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN STEM BIOMASS WITH HEIGHT AND DIAMETER OF Pinus caribaea IN THE YAGIRALA FOREST RESERVE PDF
Priyantha Rathnayake, S. M. C. U. P. Subasinghe
COMPARISON OF THREE NATURE TRAILS IN KANNELlYA MAS RESERVE FOR NATURE BASED TOURISM WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO BIODIVERSITY. PDF
H. M. S. D. H. Hthursingha, D. M. S. H. K. Ranasinghe
EFFECT OF"F'ORESTFIRE ON LIVESTOCK PRODUCnON··· IN THE PELWATTE AREA OF MONERAGALA DISTRICT PDF
M. M. D. S. N. Perera, D. Senaratna, R. T. Seresinhge
AN ANALYSIS OF AND LESSONS LEARNED FROM CASE STUDIES OF COLLABORATIVE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT IN MAHAWELI SYSTEM H PDF
S. Thiruchelvam, H. M. Somaratne
CONTRIBUTION OF HOTELS AND TRAVEL AGENTS TOWARDS DEVELOPING ECO·TOURISM ACTIVITIES IN KANDY DISTRICT. PDF
S. N. Sepala Dahanayake, K. H. R. Wijayawardane
SOil ORGANIC MAneR AND NUTRIENT STATUS OF SOME VEGETABLE GROWING SOilS IN MATARA DISTRICT PDF
B. C. Walpola, S. D. Wanniarachchi
SOIL ORGANIC CARBON AS AN INDICATOR OF SOIL QUALITY: A STUDY IN SELECTED TEA PLANTATIONS IN GALLE DISTRICT PDF
S. O. Wanniarachchi, P. D. P. S. Perera, M. A. C. Dharshana, A. K. N. Zoysa
TANNINS IN SOME AGRO FORESTRY SPECIES OF LOCAL INTEREST PDF
Y. J. D. J. W. Seresinhe, Thakshala Seresinhe, K. K. Pathirana
SEASONAL VARIATION OF SOIL INORGANIC NITROGEN IN AN ULTlSOL AS AFFECTED BY LAND USE PDF
S. D. Wanniarachchi, G. J. P. Seneviratne
POTENTIAL EXPLOITATION OF Eucalyptus AND Pinus SOILS AS ALTERNATE SOURCES OF NURSERY MEDIA IN TEA - AN EXAMPLE OF SUSTAINABLE NATURALRESOURCE MANAGEMENT. PDF
K. M. MohoUi, K. G. G. R. Rohan, U. A. Karunanayake, K. Athukorale
THE USE OF FORESTS BY RURAL COMMUNITIES AND ITS IMPORTANCE TO FOREST CONSERVATION PLANNING: A CASE STUDY IN THE KNUCKLES FOREST OF SRI LANKA PDF
Shalini Amarasinghe
STATUS OF BIODIVERSITY OF MAHAWELI RIVER AND ITS RIVER BANKS BETWEEN WATAWALA AND GINIGATHHENA PDF
K. L. M. Chandrakanthie, D. K. N. G. Pushpakumara, R. H. G. Ranil, O. M. M. Pradeepa, K. C. PKumara
WEATHER·CHANGING PATTERN OF THE RECENTLY EARTH·SLlP AFFECTED AREA OF PUWAKGAHAWELA PDF
A. W. Wijeratne, E. P. N. Udaya Kumara, A. D. Ampitiyawatta
IMPACT OF LAND USE CHANGES THE CATCHMENT ON THE QUALITY AND QUANT1TY OF WATER IN THE RAJANGANA RESERVOIR PDF
N. S. Abeysinghe, D. M. S. H. K. Ranaslnghe, R. Attygalle
FACTORS AFFECTING THE VEGETATION SUCCESSION OF MOIST·DECIDUOUS FORESTS AT SIGIRIYA SANCTUAR~SRILANKA PDF
G. A. D. Perera
ARBUSCULAR MYCORRHIZAL ASSOCIATION IN SOME SELECTED DRY FOREST SPECIES AT BUNDALA NATIONAL PARK, SRI LANKA PDF
R. A. S. W. Ranasinghe, G. A. D. Perera
EXTRACTION PATTERN OF SOIL MOISTURE IN BARE SOIL, TEA PLANTATION AND SOIL COVERED WITH FOREST SPECIES (Alstonia macrophytla wall) PDF
H. M. P. Pelris, K. D. N. Weeraslnghe
SOIL NUTRIENT STATUS OF MOIST·DECIDUOUS FORESTS AT SIGIRIYA SANCTUARY, SRI LANKA ACROSS A CHRONOSEQUENCE OF FOREST AGE PDF
E. M. S. Ekanayaka, G. A. D. Perera, G. Seneviratne
DETERMINATION OF THE OPTIMUM IRRADIATION TIME TO ELIMINATE SEED·BORNE DISEASES OF RICE (Oryza sativa L.) AND MAIZE (Zea maize L. ). PDF
D. B. B. Weerathunga, S. L. Weerasena, R. Nanayakkara
AN ASSESSMENT OF DIVERSITY AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC STATUS OF KALAMETIYA SANCTUARY PDF
A. J. Y. N. lakmali, D. M. S. H. K. Ranasinghe, K. P. L. Nishantha
RESPONSE OF SELECTED FOREST TREE SPECIES IN SRI LANKA TO INCREASING AIR TEMPERATURE PDF
S. Arulmageswaran, W. A. J. M. De Costa, P. Surenthran
FRUTING PHENOLOGY OF EIGHT Shorea SPECIES IN SINHARAJA MAN AND BIOSPHERE RESERVE PDF
B. K. H. C. Munidasa, C. V. S. Gunatilleke, I. A. U. N. Gunatilleke
EFFECT OF OIL PALM CULTIVATION ON GROUND WATER TABLE PDF
I. R. Palihakkara, D. M. S. H. K. Ranasinghe, K. D. N. Weerasingha
IMPACTS OF CARDAMOM CULTIVATION ON FLORAL DIVERS PDF
C. D. Kaluthota, D. M. S. H. K. Ranaslnghe
LEAF ADAPTABILITY OF lWO NON·TIMBER FOREST SPECIES Caryota urens L. AND Elettaria carrlamomum VAR. MAJOR PLANTED IN THE Pinus caribaea ENRICHMENT BUFFER ZONE IN SINHARAJA MAB RESERVE, SRI LANKA PDF
H. M. V. T. Welagama, K. U. Tennakoon, C. V. S. Gunatilleke, I. A. U. N. Gunatilleke, R. M. M. Bandara
COMPETITION AMONG LATE·SUCCESSIONAL TREE SPECIES ACROSS DIFFERENT TOPOGRAPHIC POSITIONS OF A SRI LANKAN RAIN FOREST. PDF
B. M. P. Singhakumara, E. P. S. K. Ediriweera, P. M. S. Ashton
SEED ECOLOGY OF SOME SELECTED DRY FOREST SPECIES OF SRI LANKA PDF
K. M. G. JAYASURIYA, G. A. D. PERERA
DIVERSllY OF UNDERSTOREY VEGETATION IN THREE LOWLAND RAIN FORESTS IN SOUTHWEST OF SRI LANKA PDF
U. L. S. Sirisena, B. M. P. Singhakumara
A STUDY ON THE BUTTERFLY FAUNAL DIVERSITY IN VARIOUS FOREST HABITATS IN THE KNUCKLES FOREST RANGE PDF
V. A. M. P. K. Samarawickrama, D. R. N. S. Rajapaksha
DISTRIBUTION OF AMPHIBIANS IN THE ISOLATED FOREST PATCHES AND OTHER HABITATSOF THE HANTANA RANGE, PERADENIYA PDF
M. P. K. Samarawickrama, V. Chandrasegaran, K. B. Ranawana
BUTTERFLIES AND VERTEBRATE FAUNAL DIVERSITY OF THE AMBULUWAWA BIO·DIVERSITY COMPLEX PDF
A. M. O. B. Alahakoon, V. P. K. Samarawickrama
COMPOSITION, STRUCTURE AND ORGANIZATION OF MIXED-SPECIES BIRD FLOCKS IN WALAUWA TTA-WA TURANA SWAMP FOREST, KALUTARA DISTRICT, WESTERN PROVINCE OF SRI LANKA PDF
P. G. D. Ratnayake, M. S. J. Perera, U. K. G. K. Padmalal
HERPETO·FAU'NAL SURVEVOFTHE DEENSTON·NAVANAGALA NATURE TRAIL, THE KNUCKLES RANGE PDF
V. A. M. P. K. Samarawickrama, S. N. WJckramaratne
DIVERSITY OF AVIFAUNA IN DIFFERENT HABITATS OF THE WASGOMUWA NATIONAL PARK PDF
B. V. Perera, U. K. G. K. Padmalal, C. N. B. Bambaradenlya
DIVERSITY OF AVIFAUNA IN DIFFERENT HABITATS OF THE WASGOMUWA NATIONAL PARK PDF
B. V. Perera, U. K. G. K. Padmalal, C. N. B. Bambaradenlya
AN ASSESSMENT OF BIODIVERSITY IN THE REKAWA, USSANGODA AND KALAMETIYA INLAND COASTAL ECOSYSTEMS IN SOUTHERN SRI LANKA PDF
W. P. N. Perera, M. S. J. Perera, R. Rodrigo, N. Pelris, V. A. M. P. K. Samarawickrema, S. P. Ekanayake, C. N. B. Bambaradeniya
ANAEROBIC DIGESllON OF MARKET GARBAGE AND PADDY STRAW AS AN OPll0N TO PRODUCE EFFICIENT BIOGAS AND FERllUZER WHILE ACllNG AS AN ENVIRONMENTAL FRIENDLY TECHNIQUE TO MANAGE SOLID WASTE. PDF
O. M. S. H. K. Bandara, G. Y. Jayaslnghe, K. D. N. Weeraslnghe
IMPORTANCE OF VEHICLES EMISSION INVENTORY FOR ECO·FRIENDL Y ENVIRONMENT PDF
L. U. Prithika, J. M. S J. Bandara
ASSESSMENT OF PRESENT SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT PRACTICES AND IMPACTS IN SArnCALOA MUNICIPALITY LIMITS PDF
G. Suthahar, N. J. G. J. Bandara
IMPACT OF SAND MINING ACTIVITIES ON THE QUALITY OF THE WATER PDF
M. S. Ranasinghe, N. J. G. J. Bandara
PREDICTIve MODELS FOR MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE (MSW) GENERATION AND COMPOSITION PDF
N. J. G. J. Bandara, P. J. Hettiarachchl
IDENTIFYING AND MAPPING SALT-AFFECTED LANDS IN HAMBANTOTA DISTRICT, SRI LANKA: AN INTEGRATED GIS AND REMOTE SENSING APPROACH PDF
C. Gunasena, S. Subasinghe
DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF A LOW COST MOUNTED TYPE SINGLE LEG SUBSOILER PDF
P. L. A. G. Alwls, K. H. D. Abeyrathna, L. W. S. Pemaslri, P. Palllyaguru
INVESTIGATION OF COST EFFECTIVE SEED PROPAGATION METHODS FOR THE MEDICINAL UANA Coscinium fenestratum Colebr. (Menispennaceae) PDF
R. M. M. M. Bandara, K. U. Tennakoon, C. V. S. Gunathilleke
STUDIES ON PROPAGATION METHODS OF KONTHALAUN (Xylocarpus rumphii) PDF
I. R. Palihakkara, D. T. L. K. Oeeraslnghe, G. A. Dayatllaka, D. L. C. Kumari
SEED GERMINATION OF MASBEDDA (Gymnema sylvestre), A RARE MEDICINAL PLANT AS AFFECTED BY pH AND ORGANIC SOLVENTS PDF
K. K. I. U. Arunakumara, S. Subasinghe, W. R. T. Rsanthi
IN· VITRO PROPAGATION OF BLACK PEPPER (Piper nigrum) PDF
S. Subasinghe, D. B. R. Swamathilaka, K. M. C. Fernando
SEED PROPAGATION OF RATH HADUN (Pferocarpus santalinus Linn.) AS EFFECTD BY METHOD OF SOAKING AND SCARIFICATION PDF
H. K. M. S. Kumarasinghe, S. S. Subasinghe, K. K. I. U. Aruna Kumara
GROWTH PERFORMANCES OF CASHEW NUT (Anacamium occidentale L) AND RANAWARA (Accasia auriculata L) UNDER DIFFERENT LEVELS OF SAUNITY PDF
I. D. Liyana Arachchi, S. Subasinghe
RISK ASSESSMENT OF PESTICIDE CONTAMINATION POTENTIALS IN EMBILlPITlYA AREA PDF
R. C. Watawala, J. A. Liyanage, A. P. Mallawatantri
A PRELIMINARY STUDY ON THE PRESENCE OF-HEAVY METALS IN AQUATIC PLANTS FROM A FRESHWATER WETLAND AT KELANIYA PDF
K. G. S. Nirbadha, J. A. Liyanage, M. D. Amarasinghe
AGRO CLIMATIC RISK ASSESSMENT IN HAMBANTOTA REGION PDF
M. H. J. P. Gunarathna, C. M. Navaratne, K. D. N. Weeraslnghe
RELEASE OF METHANE AND CARBON DIOXIDE GASSES FROM MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE LAND FILLS IN THE COLOMBO METROPOLITAN REGION. PDF
S. M. S. Ramya Kumari, N. J. G. J. Bandara
ESTIMATION OF LOCAL RECREATIONAL VALUE OF HAKGALA BOTANIC GARDEN PDF
C. T. Jayaratne, U. A. D. P. Gunawardene
SMALL HYDROPOWER PROJECTS: ENVIRONMENTAL AND HYDRO·GEOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES PDF
D. K. N. G. Pushpakumara, M. I. D. H. Wijeyawlckrama, R. P. De Silva
EXTENDED COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS OF A BIOGAS GENERATION PLANT PDF
K. G. S. P. Karunarathna, U. A. D. P. Gunawardena
EtO FRIENDLY MINI HYDROPOWER PROJECT: A CASE STUDY OFSRlPADAGAMA PDF
P. M. P. C. GUNATHllAKE, S. THIRUCHELVAM
PROMOTION OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE FOR SUSTAINABLE FOREST DEVELOPMENT IN SRI LANKA PDF
Mangala De Zoysa, Chamin Fernando
DEVELOPMENT OF AN ECO~BUSINESS DIRECTORY: APPROACHES AND CHALLENGES PDF
U. A. D. Prasanthi Gunawardena, A. P. de Alwis, A. M. I. U. Seneviratne
ES11MA110N OF GLOBAL WARMING DAMAGE COST DUE TO THE FOREST RRES IN THE IMBULPE DIVISIONAL SECRETARIAT DIVISION, 2003 IN SRI LANKA PDF
E. P. N. Udaya Kumara, A. W. Wijeratne, S. R. C. Ranaweera, R. M. J. B. Ranatunga, H. P. Soyza


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