Monday, July 13, 2009

Environmental Impact of Timber Harvesting Systems on Peatswamp Forest in Sarawak












A research team from Universiti Putra Malaysia Bintulu Campus Sarawak embarked to Batang Igan peatswamp forest in Sibu Sarawak from 11-12th July 2009. The team comprising of lecturers, undergraduate and postgraduate students will conduct various research projects at the peatswamp forest such as peat soil physical and chemical properties, carbon storage and water quality characteristics. These projects are under the Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) entitled Environmental Impact of Timber Harvesting Systems on Peatswamp Forest in Sarawak.


Researchers

Dr. Seca Gandeca

Dr. Osumanu Haruna Ahmed

Professor Dato’ Dr. Nik Muhamad Ab. Majid

Johan Ismail

Ahmad Sukri Mat Nuri @ Md Din

Mohd. Ismawi Salimin

Mohd. Suffian Firdaus

Muhamad Iqbal Jailan

Ahmad Taufiq Safian

Mohd. Hasbollah Suparyono