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"An International Journal Devoted to Conservation of Environment"

(A PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)

ISSN: 2278-5124 (Online) :: ISSN: 0972-3099 (Print)

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Conservation Journal

"An International Journal Devoted to Conservation of Environment"

(A PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)

ISSN: 2278-5124 (Online) :: ISSN: 0972-3099 (Print)

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Conservation Journal

"An International Journal Devoted to Conservation of Environment"

(A PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)

ISSN: 2278-5124 (Online) :: ISSN: 0972-3099 (Print)

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"An International Journal Devoted to Conservation of Environment"

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ISSN: 2278-5124 (Online) :: ISSN: 0972-3099 (Print)

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Phytosociological analysis of woody vegetation under burnt and unburnt oak dominated forest at Pauri, Garhwal Himalaya, India

Sharesth Kumari , J.P.Mehta, Snobar Shafi, Pooja Dhiman

Department of Botany and Microbiology, HNB Garhwal University, Srinagar Garhwal, Uttarakhand, India

Abstract

The present study was carried out in oak (Quercus leucotrichophora) dominated forest of Pauri. Two permanent plots were selected of which one was BPS and other was UBPS. The vegetational data were analysed for both the sites i.e., floristic composition, density, basal cover, A/F, Shannon Wiener index and Simpson’s index of dominance (cd). A total of 6-8 trees species and 24-26 shrub species were found on both BPS and UBPS. BPS showed maximum density than UBPS. Contagious pattern of distribution was common. This paper represents a close association among man, fire and forest ecosystem.

Burn, Contagious, Density, Distribution, Dominance and Phytosociological

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Kumari, S., Mehta, J. P., Shafi, S., & Dhiman, P. (2017). Phytosociological analysis of woody vegetation under burnt and unburnt oak dominated forest at Pauri, Garhwal Himalaya, India. Environment Conservation Journal18(3), 99-106.

:https://doi.org/10.36953/ECJ.2017.18313

Received: 05.08.2017

Revised: 01.09.2017

Accepted: 28.09.2017

First Online: 21.12. 2017

:https://doi.org/10.36953/ECJ.2017.18313

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