Golestan National Park zoning re-evaluation based on higher species richness hotspots
1. Golestan National Park zoning re-evaluation based on higher species richness hotspots

Javad Selyari; Azam Elhami Rad; Morteza Naderi; Kamran Almasieh

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Summer and Autumn 2019, Pages 1-11

Abstract
  n recent decades, the rate of extinction of species has been increased continually all over the world and lack of effective and efficient conservation strategies will lead to extinction ...  Read More
Length-weight relationship and condition factor of ten fish species (Cyprinidae, Sisoridae, Mugilidae, Cichlidae, Gobiidae and Channidae) from Iranian inland waters
2. Length-weight relationship and condition factor of ten fish species (Cyprinidae, Sisoridae, Mugilidae, Cichlidae, Gobiidae and Channidae) from Iranian inland waters

Atta Mouludi-Saleh; Soheil Eagderi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Summer and Autumn 2019, Pages 12-15

Abstract
  During 2010-2017, a total 296 specimens including Romanogobio persus, Hemiculter leucisculus, Schizothorax pelzami, Rhodeus amarus and Cabdio morar (Cyprinidae), Glyptothorax silviae ...  Read More
Avifauna Species Diversity and Abundance in Kainji Lake ‎National Park, Niger State, Nigeria
3. 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

Abstract
  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. ...  Read More
Distribution of Nilgai antelope (Boselaphus tragocamelus) and its interaction with local communities in the Abohar wildlife sanctuary, Northwestern India
4. Distribution of Nilgai antelope (Boselaphus tragocamelus) and its interaction with local communities in the Abohar wildlife sanctuary, Northwestern India

Parteek Bajwa; Netrapal Singh Chauhan

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Summer and Autumn 2019, Pages 27-35

Abstract
  The information regarding animal distribution and perceptiveness of local communities play an essential role in designing and planning protected areas, and their management policies ...  Read More
A skeletochronological study of age in the Persian pond turtle (Emys orbicularis persica) from the north of Iran
5. A skeletochronological study of age in the Persian pond turtle (Emys orbicularis persica) from the north of Iran

Sharifeh Yamoudi; Haji Gholi Kami; Zeinolabedin Mohammadi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Summer and Autumn 2019, Pages 36-44

Abstract
  The skeletochronological technique has been used to estimatethe age of the Persian pond turtle in the north of Iran. In this study, the phalange and femur bones were removed, decalcified ...  Read More
‎Status and Distribution of Malayan Sun Bear (Helarctos malayanus) in Dampa ‎Tiger Reserve, Mizoram, India
6. ‎Status and Distribution of Malayan Sun Bear (Helarctos malayanus) in Dampa ‎Tiger Reserve, Mizoram, India

Sushanto Gouda; Netrapal Singh Chauhan; Janmejay Sethy

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Summer and Autumn 2019, Pages 45-56

Abstract
  Malayan sun bear is the smallest among all bears and the only tropical bear species inhabiting ‎the lowland tropical forest of Southeast Asia. Once abundant, they are now considered ...  Read More
Seasonal habitat selection by house sparrows across the urbanization matrix in Delhi, India
7. Seasonal habitat selection by house sparrows across the urbanization matrix in Delhi, India

Shikha Choudhary; Netrapal Singh Chauhan; Rajiv Kalsi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Summer and Autumn 2019, Pages 57-65

Abstract
  House sparrows are associated with rural and urban regions and are a common species of any urban ecosystem. Previous studies confirm that urbanization and industrialization are two ...  Read More