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  1. Soil degradation due to soil erosion is one of the major environmental threats in developing countries. In resource limited conditions, computing the spatial distribution of soil erosion risk has become an es...

    Authors: Rediet Girma and Eshetu Gebre

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:19

    Content type: Research

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  2. For manipulating N2 fixation and improve the N benefits to agricultural legumes, there is a need to reduce the inhibitory effect of applied N on Rhizobia inoculant. The optimum level of inorganic N as starter fer...

    Authors: Zerihun Getachew Gebrehana and Lijalem Abeble Dagnaw

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:14

    Content type: Research

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  3. Agriculture remains to be the leading sector that contributes enormously to economic development in Ethiopia. Despite its significant contribution to livelihoods, the sector faces persistent challenges due to ...

    Authors: Muluken G. Wordofa, Eric N. Okoyo and Eliso Erkalo

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:13

    Content type: Research

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  4. Stone mining is one of the main livelihood activities in areas close to major cities in Ethiopia. Mining tends to make a notable impact on woody plant species and soil properties. Information regarding the eff...

    Authors: Leake Belay, Emiru Birhane, Amanuel Zenebe, Askal Weldu, Stella Nwawulu Chiemela and Negasi Solomon

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:12

    Content type: Research

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  5. Litterfall input and associated nutrient flux are critically important in the restoration of soil in degraded landscapes through exclosures. This study was conducted to evaluate the effects of exclosure on sea...

    Authors: Fikrey Tesfay, Kibebew Kibret, Aster Gebrekirstos and Kiros Meles Hadgu

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:11

    Content type: Research

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  6. The export drive for watermelon production is huge and so is pesticide usage. However, the health and safety of the farmers, as well as threat to the environment lie in the shadow. The purpose of the study is ...

    Authors: Michael K. Miyittah, Moses Kwadzo, Abigail Peprah Gyamfua and Daniel E. Dodor

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:10

    Content type: Research

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  7. Pursuing GHG reductions by means of all resources and efforts has turned out no result to stop or even slow the global warming: the globe still gets warmer and warmer, especially in the recent years, at record...

    Authors: Qinghan Bian

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:8

    Content type: Research

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:18

  8. This study aims at assessing how riparian zones have been altered through various land use activities and the implications of its capacity to mitigate flood. The study focused mainly on examining the land use/...

    Authors: Oluwayemisi S. Olokeogun, Ayansina Ayanlade and Olusola O. Popoola

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:6

    Content type: Research

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  9. Africa is the most vulnerable continent in the world; which recurrent droughts, extreme temperature and rainfall affects agriculture and food security. The aim of this study was to analyze the trends in extrem...

    Authors: Abadi Berhane, Gebre Hadgu, Walelign Worku and Berhanu Abrha

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:3

    Content type: Research

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  10. Resettlement has been conceived as a viable solution to the continual impoverishment and destitution of Ethiopian rural communities. However, it has considerable impacts on natural resources of the environment...

    Authors: Alemayehu Abera, Teshome Yirgu and Abera Uncha

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:2

    Content type: Research

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:5

  11. Forest plays an important role in climate regulation and carbon sequestration. Komto Forest is one of the remnant natural forests found in Guto Gida district of East Wollega zone, Ethiopia, has been supporting...

    Authors: Milkessa Dangia Negassa, Demissie Tsega Mallie and Dessalegn Obsi Gemeda

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2020 9:1

    Content type: Research

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  12. This study aimed to evaluate variables that influence traffic flow and its contribution to touristic transportation in a touristic road, Iran. The traffic flow data were extracted from the hour-by-hour data in...

    Authors: Neda Kardani-Yazd, Nadia Kardani-Yazd and Mohammad Reza Mansouri Daneshvar

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:34

    Content type: Research

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  13. Considering the lack of research over this region the Statistical Downscaling Model (SDSM) was used as a tool for downscaling meteorological data statistically over four representative regions in the eastern s...

    Authors: Oscar D. Molina and Christian Bernhofer

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:33

    Content type: Research

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  14. Following publication of the original article (Mansouri Daneshvar et al. 2019), the corrected text with the reference citations are given below:

    Authors: Mohammad Reza Mansouri Daneshvar, Ghazaleh Rabbani and Susan Shirvani

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:32

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:23

  15. Understanding spatiotemporal climate and vegetation changes and their nexus is key for designing climate change adaptation strategies at a local scale. However, such a study is lacking in many basins of Ethiop...

    Authors: Gizachew Kabite Wedajo, Misgana K. Muleta, Berhan Gessesse and Sifan A. Koriche

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:31

    Content type: Research

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  16. Greenbelt, known as the most restrictive form of urban containment policy, is a geographical boundary around a city or urban region to prevent urban sprawl. In the present study, the urban greenbelt plans were...

    Authors: Neda Kardani-Yazd, Nadia Kardani-Yazd and Mohammad Reza Mansouri Daneshvar

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:30

    Content type: Research

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  17. Vegetables grown at contaminated sites can take up and accumulate toxic and potentially toxic elements at concentrations that are toxic to human health. The present study determined the levels of potentially t...

    Authors: Minbale Aschale, Yilma Sileshi and Mary Kelly-Quinn

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:29

    Content type: Research

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  18. Bangladesh is known as a deltaic plain at the confluence of the Ganges, Brahmaputra and Meghna River Basins (GBM) and their tributaries. The rainfall pattern of northeastern part of Bangladesh is changing alon...

    Authors: Shetu Akter, M. Farhad Howladar, Zia Ahmed and Tayabur Rashid Chowdhury

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:28

    Content type: Research

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  19. Forest stand density in tropical rainforests is crucial functional and structural variable of forest ecosystems in which above ground biomass can be derived. Currently, there is a growing demand for airborne a...

    Authors: Agerie Nega Wassihun, Yousif A. Hussin, L. M. Van Leeuwen and Zulkiflee A. Latif

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:27

    Content type: Research

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  20. This study investigates the common and anthropogenic activities that impact the science of groundwater in and around an industrial zone and exhibits the utilization of multivariate statistical methods for grou...

    Authors: A. Keshav Krishna, K. Rama Mohan and B. Dasaram

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:26

    Content type: Research

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  21. Nowadays freshwater quality deterioration and quantity depletion are rapidly increasing across the globe. Especially fluoride polluted groundwater is causing a severe shortage of water supply and public health...

    Authors: Jemal Fito, Hanan Said, Sisay Feleke and Abebe Worku

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:25

    Content type: Research

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  22. The use of existing land use/cover type exerts more pressure on the natural dynamism of the watersheds and hydrology due to continued cultivation and mis-management of land resource. The objectives of this stu...

    Authors: Tolera Megersa, Dessie Nedaw and Mekuria Argaw

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:24

    Content type: Research

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  23. Urban sprawl, as an unsustainable urban expansion, relates to direct and indirect impacts on regional climate change in urbanized regions. In this paper, the effect of urban sprawl on regional climate change h...

    Authors: Mohammad Reza Mansouri Daneshvar, Ghazaleh Rabbani and Susan Shirvani

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:23

    Content type: Research

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:32

  24. Ecosystem service (ES) is a growing field of research characterized by an increase in publication number. The review was conducted to provide an overview of trends of forest ecosystem services (FES) research a...

    Authors: Wondimagegn Mengist and Teshome Soromessa

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:22

    Content type: Review

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  25. Land use/cover (LULC) change is a dynamic and complex process that can be caused by many interacting processes ranging from various natural factors to socioeconomic dynamics . It exerts a strong influence on t...

    Authors: Asnake Yimam Yesuph and Amare Bantider Dagnew

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:21

    Content type: Research

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  26. Water induced soil erosion has been continued to threaten the land resources in sub humid northwestern highlands of Ethiopia. Soil and water conservation measures have been implemented without site-specific sc...

    Authors: Mengie Belayneh, Teshome Yirgu and Dereje Tsegaye

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:20

    Content type: Research

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  27. Landscape change and disturbance are major challenges of wildlife management worldwide. The purpose of this study is to determine the impacts of anthropogenic landscape disturbances on the abundance and habita...

    Authors: Aaramde Fetene, Kumelachew Yeshitela and Ephrem Gebremariam

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:19

    Content type: Research

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  28. The most critical step to control sewage pollution and recycle of wastewater is to establish sewage treatment plants and to monitor their performance. This research aims to assess the environmental impacts of ...

    Authors: Siamak Baharvand and Mohammad Reza Mansouri Daneshvar

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:18

    Content type: Research

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  29. Water induced soil erosion is the most prevailing form of land resources deterioration in the highlands of Ethiopia, where huge amount of fertile soil is being lost annually. The purpose of this study was to e...

    Authors: Asnake Yimam Yesuph and Amare Bantider Dagnew

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:17

    Content type: Research

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  30. This study was made to assess airborne dust by sampling particles trapped in car air filters (CAFs) of Mexico City. The CAFs dust was analyzed by optical microscopy and SEM–EDX. The optical microscopy revealed...

    Authors: Martin Gerardo Rodriguez, Birmania Heredia Rivera, Melvin Rodriguez Heredia, Birmania Rodriguez Heredia and Rodolfo Gonzalez Segovia

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:16

    Content type: Research

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  31. Groundwater pollution ensuing from ion exchange, weathering, agricultural and anthropogenic activities is on the rise in Nigeria. Since groundwater is used for domestic purposes, there is need for routine inve...

    Authors: Christopher Ehizemhen Igibah and Joseph Apagu Tanko

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:14

    Content type: Research

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  32. The south of Mexico is the least developed part of the country but its basins generate more than 60% of the country’s available water. Though disturbances to the rivers caused by development are still low, the...

    Authors: Juan Antonio García-Aragón, Klever Izquierdo-Ayala, María Mercedes Castillo-Uzcanga, Laura Carrillo-Bibriezca and Humberto Salinas-Tapia

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:12

    Content type: Research

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  33. Mopani worms have been considered a critical food security resource as people living in Mopani woodlands depend on the worms both as a food source and as an income generating resource. These become a readily a...

    Authors: Iphithule Ndlovu, Wilfred Njabulo Nunu, Nicholas Mudonhi, Oliver Dube and Auther Maviza

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:11

    Content type: Research

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  34. After food and water, clean air is essential for continuity of life on the planet. Complex trans-boundary air pollution problem is often linked to sustenance and eutrophication. Air pollution problem has no un...

    Authors: Naeem Abas, Muhammad Shoaib Saleem, Esmat Kalair and Nasrullah Khan

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:10

    Content type: Research

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  35. From the last few decades several lakes and wetlands showed water quality degradation that is one of the major problems globally resulting in serious environmental impacts and concern in both aquatic and terre...

    Authors: Javaid Ahmad Shah, Ashok K. Pandit and G. Mustafa Shah

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:9

    Content type: Research

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  36. The climate change fact is intensive among the Middle East countries and especially Iran. Among the Middle East countries, Iran will experience an increase of 2.6 °C in mean temperatures and a 35% decline in p...

    Authors: Mohammad Reza Mansouri Daneshvar, Majid Ebrahimi and Hamid Nejadsoleymani

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:7

    Content type: Research

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  37. Temporal change detection of informal settlement was conducted using geographic information system and remote sensing in order to evaluate the land use land cover change (LULCC) in Jimma city, southwestern Eth...

    Authors: Misgana Secho Abebe, Kiros Tsegaye Derebew and Dessalegn Obsi Gemeda

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:6

    Content type: Research

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  38. In the rainfed areas, water, not land, is the foremost restraining resources for better agricultural production to satisfy the growing demand of food and other needs. Water harvesting and enhancing productivit...

    Authors: Tesfa Worku Meshesha and Deepak Khare

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:5

    Content type: Research

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  39. Growing and planting of Eucalypts tree at a farm level in the form of woodlot has become a common practice among Ethiopian rural households. Currently, Ethiopian smallholder farmers mainly establish Eucalypts ...

    Authors: Abebe Birara Dessie, Asmamaw Alemu Abtew and Abebe Dagnew Koye

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:4

    Content type: Research

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  40. Cassava is a heavy feeder crop that can cause serious depletion to soil nutrient stocks. This research aimed to explore soil fertility status and nutrient supply capacity at different growth stages of cassava ...

    Authors: Gizachew Kebede Biratu, Eyasu Elias and Pheneas Ntawuruhunga

    Citation: Environmental Systems Research 2019 8:3

    Content type: Research

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