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Soil seed bank diversity and richness following cessation of cultivation in shrubland and grassland in semi-steppic rangelands of Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province

Elaheh Fahimipour; Jamshid Ghorbani; Ghodratollah Heydari

Volume 74, Issue 3 , December 2021, , Pages 649-661


  Soil seed bank has an important role in vegetation restoration following cessation of disturbance. In this study, the soil seed bank richness and diversity were investigated in semi-steppic rangeland with a history of land conversion into cultivation in Charmahal-Bakhtiari province. Land-use changes ...  Read More

Species diversity patterns in relation to altitude and grazing in Haftadgholeh protected area, Arak

Hamidreza Mirdavoodi; Younes Asri; Gholamreza Goudarzi; Ali Famaheini

Volume 72, Issue 4 , March 2020, , Pages 1075-1091


  Studying species diversity and analyzing of the relationships between plants, environmental factors and disturbance play an important role in studying the dynamics and management of ecosystems. We studied the species diversity patterns in relation to some physiographic factors and grazing along an altitudinal ...  Read More

Variations in CSR strategies in satlands of Kavir-e-Meyghan, Arak

Hamidreza Mirdavoodi; Adele Jalili; Ziba Jamzad; Ali Famaheini

Volume 72, Issue 2 , September 2019, , Pages 569-585


  Classification of species in plant functional types (PFTs) according to Grime’s CSR theory has been found useful in understanding ecosystem functioning and processes and in quantifying variation along environmental gradients. The aim of this study was to assess variations in CSR strategies along ...  Read More