1. A review of the biodiversity conservation status of Nigeria

Odoligie Imarhiagbe; Wisdom Oghenevwogaga Egboduku; Beluchukwu Joseph Nwankwo

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 73-83


  Despite a plethora of policies that address issues of conservation of nature’s resources, biodiversity continues to face a series of threats in Nigeria. The study aimed at a critical appraisal of the status of biodiversity conservation and utilization pattern in Nigeria. The review was carried ...  Read More

2. Seasonal comparison of catch composition, biodiversity and length-weight relationships of fish fauna in Doroudzan Dam, Fars Province, Iran

Seyyed Yousef Paighambari; Mohsen Ghaed Mohammadi; Hadi Raeisi; Mojtaba Pouladi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 18-28


  This investigation was conducted in Doroudzan Dam located in Fars province from winter 2017 to summer 2018. The fish specimens were caught using monofilament gillnet with 20, 70, 100 and 120 mm mesh sizes. Overall, 283 fish specimens belong to the Cyprinidae (7 species) and Mugilidae families (1 species) ...  Read More

3. Crustacean decapod diversity associated with four shallow meadows of Cymodocea nodosa meadows from the North Aegean Sea

Chryssa Anastasiadou; Vasillis Papathanasiou; Nikolaos Kamidis; Chrysoula Gubili

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 55-65


  Seagrass meadows and the associated invertebrate fauna, are important ecological biodiversity indicators for coastal marine environments. Increasing anthropogenic stress and climate change, have made these habitats priority targets for monitoring and conservation, however, the relevant information is ...  Read More

4. Avifauna Species Diversity and Abundance in Kainji Lake ‎National Park, Niger State, Nigeria

Olaoluwa Ayodeji Adebayo; Shafiu Kilishi ‎ Halidu

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Summer and Autumn 2019, , Pages 16-26


  The dearth of understanding the importance of bird species diversity and abundance contributes to the low rate of conservation and distribution of wildlife species in the ecosystem. Diversity and abundance are equally important factors for improving the ecological system. This study examined bird species ...  Read More