Last edited by Kigakinos
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 | History

4 edition of Forest types of Pakistan found in the catalog.

Forest types of Pakistan

  • 255 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Pakistan Forest Institute in [Peshawar .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pakistan.
    • Subjects:
    • Forest ecology -- Pakistan.,
    • Forests and forestry -- Pakistan.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Sir Harry G. Champion, S. K. Seth [and] G. M. Khattak.
      ContributionsSeth, Shiam Kishore, joint author., Khattak, G. M., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK938.F6 C476
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, viii, 238, xviii p.
      Number of Pages238
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5405158M
      LC Control Number72930189


Share this book
You might also like
Ethical Legal Handbook for School Counsellors

Ethical Legal Handbook for School Counsellors

Geographia plan of the county borough of Huddersfield,

Geographia plan of the county borough of Huddersfield,

The cytotoxics handbook

The cytotoxics handbook

Shadow of the swastika

Shadow of the swastika

Evidence relating to the art of engraving, taken before the Select Committee of the House of Commons, on Arts, 1836

Evidence relating to the art of engraving, taken before the Select Committee of the House of Commons, on Arts, 1836

public hearing by the Environmental Assessment Board into the expansion of the uranium mines in the Elliot Lake area.

public hearing by the Environmental Assessment Board into the expansion of the uranium mines in the Elliot Lake area.

Treasury-Office, Philadelphia, February 5, 1779.

Treasury-Office, Philadelphia, February 5, 1779.

Dissertations on natural theology

Dissertations on natural theology

Glinda of Oz

Glinda of Oz

Clinical governance

Clinical governance

New York Stock Exchange listed company manual.

New York Stock Exchange listed company manual.

Four English comedies

Four English comedies

Not just Brodsky

Not just Brodsky

L.Wittgenstein

L.Wittgenstein

Forest types of Pakistan by Champion, Harry George Sir Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Champion, Harry George, Sir, Forest types of Pakistan. [Peshawar, Pakistan Forest Institute, ].

of the trees of Pakistan should be prepared in the form of a book together with background material on forests and forestry. in Pakistan so that readers are acquainted with trees and forests growing around them. The information contained in this book has been gathered from several sources, duly supported by personal observations.

Pakistan is not self-sufficient in wood based products and spends billions of Forest types of Pakistan book on import of wood and wood based products.

Pakistan’s forest Forest types of Pakistan book are shrinking at a rate of one percent which will have dreadful effects on the people of Pakistan. Following are some of the main causes of this large scale deforestation in Pakistan.

The forests of Pakistan reflect great physiographic, climatic and edaphic contrasts in the an is an oblong stretch of land between the Arabian sea and Karakoram mountains, lying diagonally between 24° N and 37° N latitudes and 61° E and 75° E longitudes, and covering an area of million hectares.

The following forest types are found in Pakistan. Littoral and Swamp forests: These are more or less gregarious forests of low Forest types of Pakistan book which occur in the Arabian sea around the coast of Karachi and Pasni in Balochistan.

The main species is Avicennia marina (99%). Other species like Rhizophora have disappeared over a period of time due to heavy cutting. Climate Change Forest Ecology Forestrypedia Watershed Management. Vegetation Influence on Precipitation of Seed Concept Forest types of Pakistan book Environmental impacts of Eucalyptus eucalyptus Eucalyptus in Pakistan Eucalyptus opportunities in Pakistan forest forestry forestrypedia Forest types Fundamentals of Photointerpretation and Photogrammetry Forest types of Pakistan book Green.

Types of Forests in Pakistan 1. D O N E B Y G R O U P A L P H A Types of Forests Syed Hasan Bari 2. Alpine Forests Northern Areas (Chitral, Dir and Kohistan) Found on Forest types of Pakistan book altitude areas Trees with stunted growth, due to low temperature and less sunlight.

Normally upward branches to attain maximum sunlight. Essential to obtain fuel wood only. Pakistan Forest Information and Data According to the U.N.

FAO, % or about 1, ha of Pakistan is forested, according to FAO. Pakistan hadha of planted forest. Change in Forest Cover: Between andPakistan lost an average of 42, ha or % per year. applicable globally and will be relevant to all types of forests (boreal, temperate, and tropical), to all management objectives (production, conservation, protection and multi-purpose) and to all types of managers (public, private and community).

This document was Forest types of Pakistan book to facilitate the preparation of the guidelines. The objective wasFile Size: 2MB. Most of the forest area is in the northern part of the country i.e. North West Frontier Province (NWFP), Northern Areas and Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJK) and comprises coniferous and scrub forest.

The main types of forests in other parts include juniper, chilghoza, scrub, riverine and mangrove Size: 1MB. There are three types of forests that are explained briefly below: An evergreen forest is a forest consisting entirely or mainly of evergreen trees that retain green foliage all year round.

Evergreen forests are usually found in areas receiving more than cm of rainfall and having a temperature of 15 °C to 30 °C. Spread the love 7 SharesLast Updated on January 3, at pm On PC/Laptop, use CTRL+F to search.

Forestrypedia Special A. This map shows the forest cover of Pakistan. Forest map Forest types of Pakistan book shows the forest outlook for the country.

It marks areas and the types of forest the respective areas are covered with. Coniferous forest can majority be found in the northern areas due to the climatic factor. Book: Forest types of Pakistan. + pp. ref.6 pp. of Abstract: An introduction is followed by chapters on: factors determining forest type; dynamics, composition and morphology of forest types; classification systems of vegetation types Cited by:   a video about the forests of pakistan.

a video about the forests of pakistan. Skip navigation Sign in. Search. Types of Forest - Duration: Shahroz K views. The word forest derives from the Old French forest (also forès), denoting "forest, vast expanse covered by trees"; forest was first introduced into English as the word denoting wild land set aside for hunting without the necessity in definition of having trees on the land.

Possibly a borrowing, probably via Frankish or Old High German, of the Medieval Latin foresta, denoting "open wood.

Forests in Pakistan‎ COVID Update: To limit the spread of the coronavirus, attractions may be closed or have partial closures. Please consult government travel advisories before booking. More information can be found here.

Search. Pakistan. Pakistan Tourism Pakistan Hotels. OTHER TYPES OF FOREST. SEASONAL OR MONSOON FOREST Monsoon forests are tropical moist or seasonal rainforests found primarily in Asia (India/Sri Lanka to China), West and East Africa, Northern Australia, and Eastern Brazil.

In this type of forest there is a distinct cooler dry season and a distinct wet season. Factors determining the forest type and distribution. Pakistan has a forest cover over about % of its total area as against the internationally recommended % of forest cover.

A number of physical (natural) factors determine the types and distribution of. hectare. The primary reason for meager forest area is that most of land area (%) of Pakistan falls in arid or semi arid zones where precipitation is too low to support tree growth.

Table: Forest areas by types () ( ha) Forest types Total area Percentage Coniferous Irrigated Riverain The type of forests that exist in Pakistan with relative share are moist and dry temperate: coniferous 40%, scrub 28%, tropical thorn %, man made irrigated 5%, riverine 7%, mangrove 8% and farm forests 11%.

yasir: very good notes 12 Class English Notes Book 2 (2nd year,FSCICS,F.A,ICOM, Part 2) Sahar Ali Khan: Sir i need business maths notes for part I please Yasir Naeem: i want past papers ( to ) for bsc computer science in Punjab university.

types of forest in pakistan The coniferous forests occur from 1, to 4, m altitudes. Chitral, Swat, Upper Dir, Lower Dir, Malakand, Mansehra and Abbottabad districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Azad Kashmir and Islamabad district of the Punjab are the main areas covered with coniferous forests.

There are 4 types of forests found in Pakistan. Coniferous forests, dry forests, riverine forests and mangroves. of Pakistan is forested (according to recent research in ). Of this % (, ha) is classified as primary forest, the most bio diverse and carbon-dense form of forest.

Pakistan hadha of planted forest. % is really a small area as compared to international standard according to which it should have been 25%. Forest types of Pakistan ALPINE REGION Alpine Scrubs Alpine Pastures m elevation Herbaceous, perennial veg.

Gilgit, Diamir, Skardu, Chitral Shrub formations m high m above sub-alpine Salix, Lonicera (Phut), Berberis. According to the Pakistan Forest Institute in Peshawar, the percentage of forests in the country is per cent. Others estimate it is as low as pc. The Food and Agricultural Organisation.

Pakistan forest resources consists, among others, one of the oldest and second largest Juniper forests in the world. Juniper trees are considered among the oldest growing tree species, often termed as living forest fossils,and can live for more than years.5/5.

The following forest types are found in Pakistan. Littoral and Swamp forests: These are more or less gregarious forests of low height which occur in the Arabian sea around the coast of Karachi and Pasni in Balochistan.

The main species is Avicennia marina (99%). Map of the study area, forest-use types and plot design. (a) Pakistan and the location of the study region. (b) The study region with the Ayubia National Park (ANP) boundary, its surrounding.

Map of the study area, forest-use types and plot design. (a) Pakistan and the location of the study region.(b) The study region with the Ayubia National Park (ANP) boundary, its surrounding forests (outside boundary), and randomly selected study plots in all forest use types (dots).(c) Plot design; includes inventory plot for trees ( m 2) and plot strip for Cited by: 8.

The forests of Pakistan reflect great physiographic, climatic and edaphic contrasts in the country. Pakistan is an oblong stretch of land between the Arabian sea and Karakoram mountains, lying diagonally between 24° N and 37° N latitudes and 61° E and 75° E longitudes, and covering an area of million hectares.

The Changa Manga (Urdu, Punjabi: چھانگا مانگا) is a planted forest which includes a wildlife preserve, in the Kasur and Lahore districts of Punjab, is located approximately 80 kilometers south-west of was once the largest man-made forest in the world but has undergone illegal deforestation at a massive scale in recent ing body: Punjab Forest Department.

If you define a forest as a cluster of trees, you're missing many nuances in this vitally important type of ecosystem. Expand your forest definition to include the many environments trees can occupy, from tropical rainforests to subarctic boreal forests and. use.

The present paper aims to critically analyse the forest policies of Pakistan. Implications for sustainable forest management and livelihood security of forest dependent people are also given.

The first forest policy of Pakistan was announced in followed by the forest policies of. Pakistan has mainly 4 types of Forests. Coniferous forests, sub-tropical, tropical and mangrove are the main types. Almost 4% of the whole area of Pakistan is covered with forests. Name various Forest Types of Pakistan.

Describe in some detail the one which, in your opinion, has utmost watershed value. What changes shall you propose for its betterment. () Short notes: Normal Forest (), () What are different temperate zones of Pakistan.

Relate different forest types of Pakistan to these temperature zones. Pakistan is home to some of the world’s most unique forests, including juniper, deodar, oak, chilgoza pine and mangrove forests.

Unfortunately, it is also a country with low forest cover. Pakistan Forest Institute, - Forests and forestry. 1 Review. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review.

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. The Pakistan Journal of Forestry, Vol Issues Snippet view - The Pakistan Journal of Forestry, Volume 29 5/5(1).

The most critical of all forest types is primary forest, known as old-growth or virgin forest. Examples include the Great Bear Rainforest of British Columbia and those of the Amazon and the Congo. With mature canopy trees and complex understories, these forests contain billion tons of carbon and are the greatest repositories of biodiversity.

Natural Resources - Forests Pdf A forest is a complex ecosystem pdf is predominantly composed of trees, shrubs and is usually a closed canopy. Forests are storehouses of a large variety of life forms such as plants, mammals, birds, insects and reptiles etc.

Also the forests have abundant microorganisms and fungi, which doFile Size: 1MB. Importance download pdf Forests: Forests play very important role in the economic development of our country.

The area under forests in Pakistan is very small. According to experts the area under forests should be at least 25 to 30% of the total area of the country. In Pakistan the forest area is only %. Forest is also called green gold of the country.Mangroves forests of Ebook in Indus delta and along Arabian Sea coastal areas, as per estimates, are somehectors in the Indus delta and over 3, hectors in Miani Hor, Kalmat Khor and Gwadar bay areas.