Seed Germination And Early Seedling Growth Of Some Forest Edible Fruit-Tree Species At Umudike:- Uche, Augustine A.


A four by seven (4 x 7) factorial in the randomized complete block design with four treatments and replications was used to determine seed germination and early seedling growth. Seed...

69 pages (11184 words) · Projects · 6 months ago

Effects Of Crude Oil Spillage On Plant Species At Gbarain/Etelebu Oil Well Sites In Gbarantoruyenagoa, Bayelsa State Nigeria.


Effects of crude oil spillage on plant species was carried out at Gbarain/Etelebu oil well sites, Gbarantoru, Yenagoa Local Government Area, Bayelsa State. The heavily affected, lightly...

62 pages (8647 words) · Projects · 8 months ago

Evaluation Of Changes That Occur In The Ecosystem Of Owaza As A Result Of Oil Spillage From Pipe Line


Studies were carried out to evaluate the changes that occur in the ecosystem of Owaza as a result of oil spillage from pipeline. Four different sites were selected the heavily spilled...

68 pages (12821 words) · Projects · 8 months ago

Evaluation Of Sources Of Refuse Generation In Some Selected Areas Of Aba, Abia State


A typical solid waste management system in Aba Urban display: Based on the above, this research was carefully carried out in some selected areas of Aba Urban to show how lefuse aic...

77 pages (10823 words) · Projects · 8 months ago

FFA 221 Agroforestry Systems


5 pages (2963 words) · Exam Question Papers · 1 year ago

FFA311 (Apiculture)



1 page (339 words) · Exam Question Papers · 1 year ago

An Assessment Of Factors Affecting Gully Erosion And Its Control Methods In Three Selected Gully Erosion Sites In Abia State, Nigeria.


 Effective control of soil erosion involves the application of engineering and biological measures. The efficacy of these two normally recommended methods, was studied using three...

96 pages (18984 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Socio-Economic Impact Assessment Of Land Degradation In Njaba Local Government Area Of Imo State.


The study determined the socio-economic impact of land degradation in Njaba area of lmo State. From evidence, there is no recent available phenomenon that has assumed such a wide ranging...

68 pages (13293 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Evaluation Of Some Wood Pulp Properties Of Pinus Caribaea (Morelet) Grown In Oluwa Forest Reserve In Ondo State, Nigeria


The study examined some wood pulp properties of Pinus caribaea(morelet) grown in Oluwa forest reserve ( a world bank assisted pulpwood project) in Ondo State, Western Nigeria. The study...

128 pages (26993 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Survey Of Ecological Indicators Of Selected Areas With Different Forms Of Land Degradation In South-Eastern Nigeria



 A survey was conducted to determine the features and dominant soil, plant and macro-organisms that could se'e as ecological indicators of some selected areas with c1iffernt...

103 pages (23728 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Remediation Of Some Degraded Soils Of Abia State, Nigeria With Biosolids


Studies were conducted at Enugu, South East Nigeria, on the effects of four levels of biosolids (0.0, 10, 20, and 30 ton ha 1) on three degraded soil samples collected from Amaiyi —...

82 pages (15675 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Impact Of Petroleum Exploration On The Vegetation Of Afam Comunity, Rivers State, Nigeria


The impact of oil industry activities on the vegetation was studied at Alam, Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers State, Nigeria The study evaluated the effect of oil spillage on the...

75 pages (11754 words) · Projects · 2 years ago

Effect Of Forest Types On Some Soil Characteristics And Species Composition In Umuahia North, Abia State Of Nigeria


A study was conducted in three land use systems (Theobroma cacao, Gmelina arborea and secondary forest) in Urnuahia North of Abia State of Nigeria to assess the plant composition and...

90 pages (18904 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Woody Plant Species Colonizing Abandoned Farmlands Of Different Seral Stages In South-Eastern Nigeria


Woody plant species colonizing abandoned farmlands of different seral stages in the south-eastern Nigerian rainforest ecozone were studied between 1st September, 2005 and 30th August,...

128 pages (19672 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Ecological And Socio-Economic Characteristics Of Bamboo Spp In Relation To Land Use System


A research was conducted to determine the socio-economic features of utilization, regeneration pattern, leaf litter fall, nutrient content and leaf pattern and soil chemical...

78 pages (15566 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

The Soil Seed Banks Of Tropical Rainforest In Umudike. (Ikwuano Local Government Area) Of Abia State, Nigeria


A research was conducted to determine the density and species composition of viable seeds buried in four forest stands of a tropical rainforest in umudike, Abia State, Nigeria. The...

86 pages (14413 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Municipal Solid Waste Generation, Disposal And Management In Umuahia And Aba, Abia State. Nigeria


Studies on municipal solid waste (MSW) generation, disposal and management over seasons (rainy and dry season) in 2004 were carried out in Umuahia and Aba, Abia - - State, Nigeria. In each...

114 pages (26480 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Variations In The Length, Diameter, Lumen -Width And Wall Thickness Of wood Fibres In Rubber (Hevea Brasiliensis(Kunth)Muel.Arg.) Grown In South Eastern Nigeria


Variations in fibre length, fibre diameter, lumen width and fibre wall thickness of rubber wood were investigated to determine suitability for some industrial utilization. The main effects...

151 pages (40321 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Effects Of Quarrying On Soil And Vegetation In Akamkpa Local Government Area Of Cross River State


At the immediate vicinity of the quarry (PH) Magnifera indica had higher concentration of Cu (21 .5mg/kg) and Ni (26.08mg/kg) while Zn was higher in Carica papaya than that of other plant...

81 pages (14962 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Comparative Studies Of Seeds Stocked In Swampy And Hevea Brasiliensis Plantation Soils Of Umudike


Seeds stocked in a swampy soil and hevea brariliensis plantation soil of Umudike were assessed by counting and recording the seedlings that germinated from soil monoliths collected from...

65 pages (13141 words) · Projects · 2 years ago

Growth Of Vetiver Grass (Vetiveria Zizanioides L. Nash) And Its Effect On Different Degraded Sites In Abia State, Nigeria


A study involving pot and field trials was carried out to determine the ability of vetiver grass to grow and improve some degraded sites. Five sites; a nursery top soil (control), kaolin...

85 pages (16926 words) · Theses · 2 years ago

Assessment Of Nutritional Values And Oil Characteristics Of The Fruit Of Canarium Schweinfurthii Linn


This study aimed at characterizing the fruits of Canarium schweinfurthii Linn. of it's the physical and chemical properties. Fruits were collected from three agroecological zones of...

58 pages (11096 words) · Projects · 2 years ago

Effect Of The Exclusion Of Insect Pollinators On The Reproductive Performance Of Okra Abelmoschus Esculenta (L) Moench


The reduction in pollination set-vices has led to reduction in crop yields of which okra is no exception. This study investigated the effect of exclusion of' insect pollinators on the...

51 pages (8370 words) · Projects · 2 years ago

Socio-Economic And Environmental Benefits Of Non-timber Forest Products In Umuahia North Local Government Area, Abia State, Nigeria


Non-Timber Forest Products provide enormous benefits to rural dwellers in Nigeria. These are open-access resources which are often exploited with unlimited restraints and therefore stand...

58 pages (12385 words) · Projects · 2 years ago

Assessment Of Phytochemicals Of The Bark And Leaves Of Psidium Guajava Linn


According to Wickens (1991), non-timber forest products have all the biological material (other than industrial round wood and derived sawn timber, wood chips, wood based panel and pulp)...

46 pages (7240 words) · Projects · 2 years ago
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