Natural Resource Management: Ecological Perspectives

  • Rajinder Peshin
  • Ashok K. Dhawan

Part of the Sustainability in Plant and Crop Protection book series (SUPP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. Masaud-ul-Haq Wani, Saima Masood Wani
    Pages 31-45
  3. Sohan S. Walia, Vikrant Dhawan, Ashok K. Dhawan, N. Ravisankar
    Pages 63-94
  4. Randeep Guleria, Vartika Mathur, Ashutosh Dhanuka
    Pages 95-107
  5. Chirantan Chattopadhyay, Ajanta Birah, Bushan L. Jalali
    Pages 133-146
  6. Ambalal N. Sabalpara, Lalit Mahatma
    Pages 147-163
  7. Zeyaur R. Khan, Charles A. O. Midega, Jimmy Pittchar, John A. Pickett
    Pages 165-183
  8. Sandhya Kranthi, Keshava R. Kranthi, Chetali Rodge, Shilpa Chawla, Sarita Nehare
    Pages 185-199
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 255-276

About this book


This book is an outcome of the keynote/lead papers presented by the experts from different disciplines in the Indian Ecological Society International Conference 2016 on “Natural Resource Management: Ecological Perspectives”, organized at the Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu, India. The book captures the essence of natural resource management from the intra and interdisciplinary perspectives of agricultural sciences (entomology, plant pathology, plant breeding and genetics, agronomy and soil sciences), social sciences (resource economics, agricultural extension education), medical sciences, and environmental sciences to stimulate discussion on the ecological perspectives of natural resource management. Wide-ranging topics on land and water resources, biodiversity, integrated farming system, role of microbes in agriculture, climate change and its impact on human health and crop pests, exploiting chemical ecology for pest management, human disease-causing pesticides, beneficial insects like lac insects, integrated pest management, resistance management in insect pests and Bt cotton , and diffusion and adoption of ecologically sustainable technologies at individual and organizational level are covered in the book.. The book will serve the professionals, researchers, academia, government, industry and students.


Natural Resources Sustainable management Policy issues Ecology Agriculture

Editors and affiliations

  • Rajinder Peshin
    • 1
  • Ashok K. Dhawan
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Agricultural Extension Education, Faculty of AgricultureSher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of JammuChatha JammuIndia
  2. 2.The Indian Ecological SocietyLudhianaIndia

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