alexa Composition, Population Structure and Regeneration of <em>Rhododendron arboreum</em> Sm. Temperate Broad-Leaved Evergreen Forest in Garhwal Himalaya, Uttarakhand, India| Abstract
ISSN: 2157-7617

Journal of Earth Science & Climatic Change
Open Access

Like us on:

Our Group organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations
700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)
  • Research Article   
  • J Earth Sci Clim Change,
  • DOI: 10.4172/2157-7617.1000430

Composition, Population Structure and Regeneration of Rhododendron arboreum Sm. Temperate Broad-Leaved Evergreen Forest in Garhwal Himalaya, Uttarakhand, India

Dhanpal Singh Chauhan*, Pankaj Lal and Dinesh Singh
Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, HNB Garhwal University, India
*Corresponding Author : Dhanpal Singh Chauhan, Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, HNB Garhwal University, India, Tel: 9837269371, Email: [email protected], [email protected]

Received Date: Oct 31, 2017 / Accepted Date: Dec 05, 2017 / Published Date: Dec 11, 2017

Abstract

The present studied was carried out in four districts of Garhwal Himalaya. Survey and sampling of vegetation were completed used standard ecological method with aim to study of plant composition, population structure and regeneration at different site in the four districts viz. Pauri, Rudrapryag, Tehri and Chamoli of Garhwal Himalaya. Each district represents two sites, falls an altitude in Pauri (1850-2070 m), Rudrapryag (1775-2147 m), Tehri (1938–2459 m) and Chamoli (1711–1960 m). Among the altitudes over all range is (1711-2459 m) altitudes in all eight sites, total 16 tree species has been recorded. Total tree density varies from 670-1510 Ind ha-1, total seedling density from 220-1540 Ind ha-1 and total sapling density 165-1300 Ind ha-1 was recorded in all sites among the attitudes. Species diversity (H-) was observed between 0.12-0.19 for trees, 0.04-0.40 for seedling and 0.07-0.15 for sapling in all sites among the attitudes.

Keywords: Community; Population; Regeneration; Rhododendron arboreum

Citation: Chauhan DS, Lal P, Singh D (2017) Composition, Population Structure and Regeneration of Rhododendron arboreum Sm. Temperate Broad-Leaved Evergreen Forest in Garhwal Himalaya, Uttarakhand, India. J Earth Sci Clim Change 8: 430. Doi: 10.4172/2157-7617.1000430

Copyright: ©2017 Chauhan DS, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permitsunrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

Select your language of interest to view the total content in your interested language

Post Your Comment Citation
Share This Article
Recommended Conferences

9th World Climate Congress & Expo

Valencia, Spain
Article Usage
  • Total views: 2386
  • [From(publication date): 0-2017 - Sep 20, 2020]
  • Breakdown by view type
  • HTML page views: 2219
  • PDF downloads: 167
Top