Journal of Environmental Science and Management

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The Journal of Environmental Science and Management (JESAM) (ISSN 0119-11449) is a Thomson Reuters Web of Science-indexed journal that is produced semi-annually by the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB). It is indexed and abstracted in:

  • Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch®)
  • Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
  • Current Contents®/Agriculture, Biology and Environmental Sciences

JESAM is also indexed by Scopus and covered by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Journal Accreditation Services (CHED-JAS)

It features research articles, theoretical/conceptual papers, discussion papers, book reviews, and theses abstracts on a wide range of environmental topics and issues.



Vol 19, No 2 (2016)


Table of Contents


Hazards Index Analysis of Gamma Emitting Radionuclides in Selected Areas Around the Uranium Mine Sites at Erongo Region, Namibia
Raymond Limen Njinga, Victor Makondelele Tshivhase, Nnenesi Anna Kgabi, Munyaradzi Zivuku

Water Quality and Population Standpoints as Factors In uencing the Utilization for Agricultural Purposes of the Great Bačka Canal, Serbia
Milana Pantelić, Dragan Dolinaj, Stevan Savić, Igor Leščešen, Vladimir Stojanović

Impacts of Human Activities on Archeological Sites in Southern Egypt Using Remote Sensing and Field Data
Fathy Abdalla, Karem Moubark, Mohamed Abdelkareem

Evaluation of Social and Environmental Aspects of Lahore Metro Bus Transit Through Public Opinion
Asma Mansoor, Iqra Zahid, Laila Shahzad

A River Health Status Model Based on Water Quality, Macroinvertebrates and Land Use for Niyugan River, Cabuyao City, Laguna, Philippines
Dalton Erick Suyosa Baltazar, Damasa Magcale Macandog, Maria Francesca O. Tan, Macrina T. Zafaralla, Nina M. Cadiz

Assessment of Genetic Diversity of Narra (Pterocarpus indicus Willd.) Populations From Various Seed Sources in the Philippines Using RAPD
Maria Theresa A. Delos Reyes, Gracetine D. Magpantay, Aimee G. Cagalawan, Aida B. Lapis, Nenita M. Calinawan

A Ridge-to-Reef Ecosystem-Based Valuation Approach to Biodiversity Conservation in Layawan Watershed, Misamis Occidental, Philippines
Julie Carl P. Ureta, Rodel D. Lasco, Asa Jose U. Sajise, Margaret M. Calderon

Local Communities' Knowledge, Attitude and Perception Toward Cebu Black Shama (Copsychus cebuensis Steere) and its Habitat Characteristics: Implications for Conservation in Cebu Island, Philippines
Richard B. Parilla, Rita P. Laude, Anna Pauline O. De Guia, Maria Victoria O. Espaldon, Leonardo M. Florece

Analysis of the Integrated Water Resource Management in a Water Quality Management Area in the Philippines: The Case of Meycauayan-Marilao-Obando River System
Ma. Charisma T. Malenab, Emilia S. Visco, Dhino B. Geges, Jennifer Marie S. Amparo, Diana A. Torio, Carla Edith G. Jimena

Issue of Cyanobacteria Blooms in Taihu Lake, China
Jie Fu