Int. J. Biosci.3(9), 156-164, September 2013
Zagros ecosystem is considered as one of the most important forest biological sites in the IR-Iran. This research was investigated in the Zaribar Lake Basin forest in Marivan region, northern Zagros forest, and western Iranian state of Kurdistan province. Zaribar Lake Basin forest are located in west of Marivan city and three village conventional territory including Kollan (east of Lake), Kanisanan (west of Lake) and Domalle (south of Lake) was selected. Physiographical factors concluding altitude, slope and aspect divided to three classes. Completely Randomized Block Design (CRBD) for three treatments of species variety, form of forest, and aspect with three altitude classes was used by three circular plot of 1200 m2 to collect data and measure forest variables. Within each macro plot, five micro plots of 2×2 meter for studied of regeneration layer and recorded the number and regeneration form (coppice or seedling) was designed. Results show that the maximum of forest regeneration accrued in the coppice form. Overall results showed that the maximum of regeneration observed in the 1400 to 1600 meter altitude, 0 to 20 percent slope and west aspect classes. This study emphasis the effect of physiographical factors (slope, altitude and aspect elements) on the regeneration conditions in the Northern Zagros forest.
Bazyar M, Bonyad A, BabaieKafaki S. 2013a. Study of most element of forest destruction by used the IRS-1C and LANDSAT image in the southern zagros forest (Case study: Kohkeloeye and Boveirahmad province), International journal of Advanced Biological and Biomedical Research (IJABBR) 1(1), 35-44.
Askari Y, Parsapour MK, hosseni Z. 2013. Modeling of Suitability Iranian Oak site for establish of coppice regeneration in Zagros forest, International journal of Advanced Biological and Biomedical Research (IJABBR) 1(1), 61-70.
Bazyar M, Haidari M, Shabanian N, Haidari RH, 2013b. Impact of physiographical factors on the plant species diversity in the Northern Zagros Forest (Case study, Kurdistan Province, Marivan region). Annals of Biological Research 4(1), 317-324.
Dastmalchi M. 1998. Investigation compatibility experimental of tree species Ardabil province, Jangal and Senoubar Journal, NO.203: 168.
Fattahi M. 1994. Study on Zagros oak forests and the most important their destruction causes. Institute of Forests and Rangelands Research press, Sanandaj.
Ghanbari Sharafeh A, MarvieMohajer MR, Zobeiri M. 2010. Natural regeneration of Yew in Arasbaran forests, Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research 18(3), 379-389.
Ghazanfari H, Namiranian M, Sobhani H, Marvi Mohajer MR. 2004. Traditional forest management and its application to encourage public participation for sustainable forest management in the northern Zagros mountain of Kurdistan province, Iran. Scandinavian Journal of forest science 19(4), 65-71. 10.1080/14004080410034074
Haidari M, Jalilvand H, Haidari RH, Shabanian N. 2012 a. Study of Plant Biodiversity in Grazed and Non-grazed Areas in the Iran-o-Turanian Ecological Zones (Case Study: Yazd Province, IRAN), Annals of Biological Research 3(11), 5019-5027.
Haidari M, Namiranian M, Gahramani L, Zobeiri M, Shabanian N. 2013a. Study of vertical and horizontal forest structure in Northern Zagros Forest (Case study: West of Iran, Oak forest), European Journal of Experimental Biology 3(1), 268-278.
Haidari M, Etemad V, Khosropour E. 2013b. Study of tree regeneration in the grazed and non-grazed areas in the Iran-o- Turanian Ecological Zones, International journal of Advanced Biological and Biomedical Research (IJABBR) 1(1), 18-24.
Haidari M, Namiranian M, Zobeiri M, Ghahramany L. 2013d. Evaluation of different sampling method to study of tree density (tree/hectare) in the Zagros forest, International Journal of Advanced Biological and Biomedical Research (IJABBR) 1(1), 11-17.
Haidrai M, Bazyar M, Hosseini SA, Haidari RH, Shabanian N. 2013f, Study of forest destruction by used the diversity index in the Northern Zagros Forest (Case study: Oak forest), International Journal of Biological & Medical Research 4(1), 2720- 2725.
Jazirehi MH, Ebrahimi M. 2003. Silviculture in Zagros, University of Tehran Press, Tehran, 560 p.
Mahdavi A, Heydari M, Eshaghi Rad J. 2010. Investigation on biodiversity and richness of plant species in relation to physiography and physic-chemical properties of soil in Kabirkoh protected area, Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research 18(3), 425-436
Mahdavi A, Heydari M, Bastam R. 2010. Vegetation in relation to some edaphic and physiographic characteristics of site (case study: KabirkuhIlam), Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research 17(4), 526-539.
Marvi-Mohajer MM. 2005. Silviculture (Tehran University Press, Tehran, p. 380.
Mirzaei J, Tabari S. 2006. Comparison of natural regenerated woody species in relation to physiographic and soil factors in Zagros forests (Case study: Arghavan reservoir in north of Ilam province), Pajouhesh&Sazandegi 77, 16-23.
Mirzaei J, Akbarinia M, Hosseni SM, Kohzadi M. 2008. Biodiversity Comparison of Woody and Ground Vegetation Species in Relation to Environmental Factors in Different Aspects of Zagros forest. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES 5(3), 85 -94
Namiranian M, Maleknia R, Feghhi J. 2010. Effective factors on distribution of coppice and high forests in traditional forestry of central Zagros (Case study: Customary properties of Sarableh and CheshmehKhazaneh), Journal of Forest and Wood Products (JFWP), Iranian Journal of Natural Resources 62(4), 429-441.
Najafifar A. 2011. Sexual regeneration frequency of forest species in Zagros area in relation to different ecological factors in Ilam province, Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research 19(2), 278-290.
Parma R, Shataee Jouybari Sh. 2010. Impact of physiographic and human factors on crown cover and diversity of woody species in the Zagros forests (Case study: Ghalajeh forests, Kermanshah province), Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research 18(4), 537-555.
Parma R, Shataee S. 2013. Estimation of species diversity of trees and shrubs using ETM+ sensor data (Case study of forests in Qalajeh Kermanshah province), International journal of Advanced Biological and Biomedical Research (IJABBR) 1(1), 71-78.
Pourbabaei H, Navgran S. 2011. Study on floristic and plant species diversity of the Lebanon oak site (Quercuslibani) in the western Iran. Biocenose Journal 3(1), 15-22.
Shakeri Z, Marvi Mohajer MR, Namiranin M, Etemad V. 2009. Comparison of seedling and coppice regeneration in pruned and undisturbed oak forests of Northern Zagros (Case study: Baneh, Kurdistan province, Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research 17(1), 72-84.
Talebi M, Sagheb-Talebi Kh, Jahanbazi H. 2005. Site demands and some quantitative and qualitativecharacteristicsofPersianOak (QuercusbrantiiLindl.) In Chaharmahal & Bakhtiari Province (western Iran), Iranian Journal of Forest and Poplar Research 14(1), 68-81.