Articles



Volume 27 Nos. 1 and 2

Issues contain articles on spectral response of 4 vegetation types, aboveground biomass of bamboo species, checklist of medicinal species, assessment of metal concentrations in open dumpsites, and mangrove diversity

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Volume 26 Nos. 1 and 2

This special issue with the Biodiversity Conservation Society of The Philippines covers different taxa and topics of interests – from plants to marine mammals, species distributions to invasive species. It contains eight full papers aimed to facilitate the exchange of knowledge and contribute to the improved research and conservation capabilities of those working on Philippine biodiversity.

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Vol. 25 Nos. 1&2

Climate change has taken a huge impact in the research world. Several studies have been conducted to determine its effects in the environment. In the Philippines, while we have lower carbon emissions compared to other developing countries, we are considered to be one of the most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change.

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Volume 24 Nos. 1 & 2

Biomass and carbon sequestration of Jatropha curcas L. plantation Maximo V. Lanting, Jr. Science Research Specialist Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau College, 4031, Laguna stvincent1945@yahoo.com Leuvina M. Tandug, Ph.D. Assistant Director, ERDB Paulino A. Umali, Jr. Science Research Specialist II Nelson Levi M. Lantican Science Research Assistant One of the most pressing problems nowadays is global warming brought about by the increasing levels of greenhouse gases, particularly carbon dioxide (CO2), in the atmosphere. Plants take up CO2 from the atmosphere and store the carbon in their biomass (roots, stems and foliage) through the process of photosynthesis.

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