Dr. Hossein  Arzani

Professor in  Range Management


Department of Range and Watershed Management
Faculty of Natural Resources
College of Agriculture & Natural Resources,
University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran.

Phone: +982223045
Fax: +982227765
Email: harzani@ut.ac.ir
URL: http://can.ut.ac.ir/member/arzani.aspx

Academic Appointments
Education
Areas of Specialization and Research Interests
Current Teaching
Thesis Supervised
Selected Publication
Other
 
   
 Academic Appointments TOC
AppointmentsDurationAcademic Center
Head Branch2013 on Park of Science and Technology of University of Tehran in University College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Scientific chairman 2012The 5th national range management congress
Counselor2010-2011The Range & Watershed Management Organization of Iran
Editorial Member 2009 OnThe Range Science Journal
Chairman2009The 4th national range management congress
Chairman2008 -2011The Research Board, Univ. of Tehran
Chief 2008 – 2010The Society for Range Management of Iran
Editorial Member2007 OnThe Rangeland Science
Editorial Member2007 OnThe Gorgan Agriculture And Natural Resources Journal
Editorial Member2006 OnThe Watershed Management Journal
Editorial Member 2005-2009The Rangeland Journal
Editorial Member2004 -2009The Science And Technology Of Agriculture
Editorial Member2004 -2009The Natural Resources Journal
Vice president Continuing 2004 – 2008The Committee of International Rangeland Congress
Editorial Member2002 OnRange And Desert Research
Founding board2000-2007The Society of Range Management of Iran
Member board 2000- onThe Society of Range Management of Iran
Constant member 2000 onThe Society of Range Management of Iran
Vice president 2000 – 2005The Society for Range Management of Iran
Representative of Middle East and Northern Africa 1999-2009The International Grassland Congress
Representative of the middle east 1999-2008The International Rangeland Congress
Editorial Member1998-2001The Agriculture And Natural Resources Science Journals
Editorial Member1998-2001The Pajouhesh-Va-Sazandegi Journal
Editorial member 1998 – 2001The range and watershed management organization's press of Iran
Chairman1996-2000The Educational Board, Univ. of Tehran
Chairman1996 – 2000The Department of Reclamation of arid and Mountainous Regions, Univ. of Tehran, School of agriculture and natural resources
Member1994 onThe Society for Range Management of Australia
Member The engineering organization of Iran.
Chairman The department of range management of Tarbyat-e-Modares Univ.

Education TOC
Ph.D: Range Management , University of South Wales, Australia, 1994 .
M.Sc: Range Management , University of Tehran, Iran, 1989.
B.Sc: Range Management , University of Tehran, Iran, 1977.

Areas of Specialization and Research Interests TOC

Current Teaching TOC

Thesis Supervised TOC

Selected Publication TOC
A. Journals Papers
Arzani, H., King, G., Forster, B. 1997. The application of the Landsat TM data to vegetation cover and yield measurement. Iranian Journal of Natural Resource,    more...

3. Arzani,H., King, G. 1998. Investigation on how to use cover data for estimating range production and its comparison with two currently used methods, Persian    more...

Ghodsi Rasi, H., Arzani, H. 1998. Investigation of effective factors on palatability of important range plants in Chahar Bagh Gorgan area, Persian, Pajouhesh va Sazandegi   more...

Karimi, G., Arzani, H. 1998. The study of Most Suitable Collection time of Nitraria schoberi Seed in Myghan Desert Region, Persian, Pjouhesh Va Sazandegi   more...

Naseri, A., Jalili, A., Arzani, H., Jafari, M. 1998. Study of Interaction Effects of Atriplex canescens and Environment in Kerman Province, Persian, Journal of Pjouhesh Va Sazandegi   more...

7. Arzani, H., Fatahi, M., Ekhtesasi, M. 1999. Investigation on Quantitive and Qualitive Changes in rangeland vegetation of Poshtkuh of Yazd during last decade (1986 to 1998) , Persian, Journal of Pejuhesh and Sazandegi   more...

Arzani, H., Sanjari, G. 1999. Investigation on Sistani Nomads Rangelands in order to Achieve Sustaiable Equilibrium between Animal and Range, Iranian Journal of Natural Resurces   more...

Erfanzadeh, R., Arzani, H. 1999. Comparison of four point sampling methods for cover measurement in grass and…, Journal of Pejuhesh and Sazandegi, Year 12   more...

Arzani, H., Mozaffari, M. 2000. Ecological Investigation on Ephedra spp. In Biarjomand Region of Shahrood. Iranian Journal of Natural Resurces   more...

Arzani, H., Naseri, K., Jafari, M., Tavakoli, H., Azarnivand, H. 2000, Ecological Effects of Atriplex canescens on Planted area Environment in Khorasan Province of Iran. Journal of Biaban   more...

Erfanzadeh, R., Arzani, H. 2001. Comparision of useble states of point frame for cover measurement in Grass & Shrubland communites, Journal of daneshvar   more...

Tavili, A., JAfari, M., Heidari Sharifabad, H., Arzani, H. 2001. Drought Resistance Studie on Three Range Plant Species Stipa barbata, Agropyron cristatum & Ag.desertorum. Iranian Journal of Natural Resurces   more...

Arzani, H., Torkan, J., Jafari, M., Jalili, A., Nikkhah, A. 2001. Effects of phenological stages and ecological factors on forage quality of some range species. Iranian Journal of Agricultural Science   more...

Jafari, M., Azarnivand, H., Delavari, A., Arzani, H., Zarea, M. 2002. Effect of Cultivation of Medicago sativa on Soil Fertility in Tabarian and Tavacolbagh Rengelands of Khorasan Province. Journal Biaban   more...

Karimi, G., Arzani, H., Askarian, M. 2002. The Survey on Suitable Time for Seed Harvesting of Atriplex canescens in Zarand e Saveh and Myghan Desert Region. Journal of Pejuhesh and Sazandegi   more...

17. Jafari, J., Bagheri, M., Ghannadha, M., Arzani, H. 2002. Relationship of Soil Physical and Chemical Characteristics With Dominant Range Plant Species in Mehrzamin Region of Qom Provonce. Iranian Journal of Natural Resurces   more...

Erfanzadeh, R., Arzani, H. 2002. Study on effects of phenological stages on forage quality of Trifolium repens L. and Vicia tetrasperma (L.)Schreb species. Journal of Pejuhesh and Sazandegi   more...

19. Jafari, M., Azarnivand, H., Maddahi, A., Arzani, H. 2002. Factors affecting distribution of vegetation types in rangelands of Sirjan playa. Biaban   more...

Erfanzadeh. R., Arzani. H. 2003. Study on effects of phonological stages and soil characteristics on forage quality of two range species of Trifolium pratense and Coronilla varia (Case study:Javaher deh,Ramsar),Journal of Pajouhesh and sazandegi   more...

Erfanzadeh. R., Arzani. H. 2003. Study on effects of phonological stages and soil characteristics on forage quality of two range species of Trifolium pratense and Coronilla varia (Case study:Javaher deh,Ramsar),Journal of Pajouhesh and sazandegi   more...

Torkan, J., Arzani, H. 2004. Effect of Phenological Stages on Forage Quality of Five Range Species. Journal of Research in Agricultural Sciences.    more...

Jafari, M., Aliakbarzadeh, E., Arzani, H., Malekpur, B. 2004. Investigation on Some Ecological Features of Artemisia Siberi Species in Rangelands. Journal of Environmental Studies   more...

Baghestani Mebodi, N., Arzani, H., Shokat Fadaei, M., Nikkhah, A. 2004. Study of Grazing Intensities on Vegetation of Stepe Rangelands of Nir in Yazd. Iranian Journal of Natural Resurces   more...

Farzadmehr, J., Arzani, H., Darvishsefat, A., Jafari, M. 2004. Investigation in Estimating Vegetation covers and phytomass production, Using Enhanced Landsat Data in semi arid Region. . Iranian Journal of Natural Resurces   more...

Habibian, SH., Mehrabi, A. A., Arzani, H., Showkatfadai, M. 2004. A comparsion of forage production of summer quarter ranglands and exploitation performance by… Iranian Journal of Natural Resurces   more...

Sadeghinia, M., Arzani, H., Baghestani, N. 2004. Comparision of Different yield estimation methods for some important shrub plants (The case study in Yazd and Isfahan Provinces). Journal of Pejuhesh and Sazandegi   more...

Heydari, Q., Khalilian, S., Arzani, H. 2004. Investigation on socio economic problems associated with livestock holders settlement in Iranian Northern Forests (Acase study in Lafour Savad Kooh region). Journal of agricultural sciences and natural resources of Khazar   more...

Arzani, H., Mehrabi, A., Azarnivand, H., Nikkhah, A. 2004. The minimum rangeland area required for pastoralism in Lorestan Province. Journal of Jangalvamarta   more...

Arzani, H., Kaboli, SH., Nikkhah, A., Jalili, A. 2004. An introduction of the most important factors in range species for the determination of nutrient values. Iranian Journal of Natural Resurces   more...

Baghestani Meybodi, N., Arzani, H., Shokat Fadaei, M., Nikkhah, A., Baghestani Mebodi, M. A. 2004. An investigation of the soluble carbohydrate reserve change in dominant species of steppe regions in Yazd Province. Iranian Journal of Natural Resurces   more...

Arzani, H., abdollahi, J., farahpour, M., Azimi, M., Jafari, A.A., moalemi, M. 2005. Investigation on range condition trend during five years period in Yazd province,Iranian Journal of Range and Desert Resaerch   more...

Arzani. H., Mirdavoodi, H., farahpour, M., Azimi, M., Kaboli, H., Sanadghol, A.A., Akbarzade, M., Mozafarian, V. 2005. Investigation on    more...

Arzani, H., Ahmadi, H., Jafarian jelodar, Z., Jafari, M. 2005. Creating vegetation map based on methods of Geomorphology and Physiography units,Iranian J.Natural Resources    more...

Arzani, H., Farazmand, S., Erfanzadeh, R. 2005. Determination of unit animal dairy forage requirement for sheep(Zel race)grazing in Mazandaran rangelands (case study:West Mazandaran rangelands),Iranian J.Natural Resources   more...

Torkan, J., Arzani, H. 2005. A study of variation of forage quality of range species at different phenological stages and in different climatic zones,Iranian J.Natural Resources   more...

Arzani, H., Yousefi, sh., Jafari, M., Farahpour, M., 2005. Model for determination of range suitability for sheep grazing using GIS (case study :Taleghan region in Tehran province),J. Environmental Studies   more...

Baghestani meybodi, N., Arzani, H. 2006. An investigation on range plant palatability and goat behavior in Posht kooh rangeland,Yazd Province,Iranian Journal of Natural Resources   more...

40. Arzani, H., Azarnivand, H., Mehrabi, A.A. 2006. Minimum rangeland area for rural pastoralism of Markazi Province   more...

41. Arzani, H., Miraki, F., Erfanzadeh, R. 2006. Effect of evevation and phonological stage on forage quality of the range species in Kurdistan province   more...

Arzani, H., Jangjo, M., shams, H., Mohtashamnia, S., Fashami, M.A., Ahmadi, H., Jafari, M., Darvishsefat, A.A., Shahriyari, E. 2006. Amodel for classification of range suitability for sheep grazing in central Alborz,Ardestan and Zagros Regions. Journal Agriculture and Natural Resources. Vol.10. Springe 2006.    more...

Baghestani Maybodi, N., Arzani, H., Nikkhah, A. 2006. Study of grazing intensities on goats intake and performance in the Nir steppic rangelands of Yazd Province. Journal Pajouhesh va Sazandegi   more...

Arzani, H., Abedi, M. 2006. Investigation on the effects of management practices on rangeland health attributes and indicators changes,Iranian Journal of range and Desert Research. vol.13 No   more...

Arzani, H., Mosayyebi, M., Nikkhah, A. 2006. An investigation of the effects of phonological stages and ecological factors on forage quality of some range species. Iranian Journal of Agriculture Science   more...

Abdollahi. J, Arzani, H., Baghestani, N., Askarshahi, F.S.M. 2006. Rainfall and ground water table changes influencing the seidlitzia rosmarinus growth and development at the Chah Afzal ardakan. Iranian Journal of range and Desert Research. Vol.13 No.2    more...

47. Arzani, H., Ahmadi, A., Azarnivand, H., Jafari, A.A. 2006. Determination and comparision of forage quality in five range species at different phenological stages. Iranian Journal of Agriculture Science. Vol .37 No.2    more...

Baghestani Maybodi, N., Arzani, H., Zare, M.T. 2006. Relationship between cover and yield of some range species in steppic region of Yazd province. BIABAN(Desert Journal). No.2    more...

Arzani, H., basiri, M., khatibi, F., Ghorbani, G. 2006. Nutritive value of some Zagros Mountain rangeland species. Jounal Small Ruminant Research. Vol.65    more...

Rezaei, S., Arzani, H., Tongway, D. 2006. Assessing rangeland capability in Iran using landscape function indices based on soil surface attributes. Journal of Arid Environments 65(2006)    more...

Rezaei, S., Gilkes, R.J., Andrews, S.S., Arzani, H. 2006. Soil quality assessment in semiarid rangeland in Iran ,Journal soil use and management. pp 1-8.   more...

Abedi, M., Arzani, H., Shahryari, E., Tongway, D., Aminzadeh, M. 2006. Assessment of patches structure and function in Arid and semi arid Rangeland.Iranian Journal of environmental Studies. Vol. 32 No.40   more...

Arzani, H., Adnani, S.M., Bashari, H., Azimi, M., Bagheri, H., Akbarzadehand M., Kaboli, S.H. 2006. Assessment of vegetation covers and yield variation in rangeland of Qum province(2000-2006) Iranian Journal of Range and Desert Research. Vol.13 No(4).   more...

Abdollahi, J., Arzani, H., Baghestani, N., Rahimian, M.H. 2007. Developing a method for mapping of forage production in arid and semidesert area using RS GIS. Iranian Journal of Range and Desert Research Vol .13 No (3).   more...

Arzani, H., mahdavi, S.Kh., Nikkhah A.,Azarnivand, H. 2007. Determination of Animal Unit weight and Animal Unit Equivalent of Dalagh breed (Case study: Agh Ghala Region). Iranian Journal of Range and Desert Research. Vol.13 No(3).   more...

56. Akbarzade, M., Moghadam, M.R., jafari, A., Arzani, H. Vegetation dynamic study of Kuhrang exclosure. Iranian Journal Range and Desert Research.Vol.13 No(4).   more...

Arzani, H., Sadeghimanesh, M.R., Azarnivand, H., Asadianand, GH., Mokhtari Asl, A. 2007. Determination of animal unit and animal daily forage requirement of Mehraban sheep breed in Hamadan rangeland,Rangeland. Scientific and Research Journal of Iranian Range Management Society. Vol .1 No(1).   more...

Mahdavi, M., Arzani, H., Pellant, M., Jouri M., Malakpour, B. 2007. Introducing the most important effective indicators of rangeland health for a shrubland in Iran,Case study: Saveh Rudshur stepp rangelands. Scientific and research Journal of Iranian Range management Society.Vol .1, No(1).   more...

59. Gharadaghi, H., Arzani, H., Ebrahimzadeh, H., Ghannadha, M.R., Baghestani, N. 2007. Seasonal variation of total nonstructural carbohydrates in three perennial and desirable grasses at the Ploor summer rangelands. Iranian Journal of Range and Desert Research. Vol.14 No(1). pp 19-32   more...

Mohtasham Nia, S., Zahedi Gh., Arzani, H. 2007. Vegetation odination of steppic rangelands in relation to the edaphical and physiographical factors (Case Study: Abadeh Rangelands, Fars). Rangeland Journal, Scientific and Research Journal of Iranian Range Management Society. Vol .1 No(2) pp 142-158.   more...

61. Azarnivand, H., Namjoyan, R., Arzani, H., Jafari, M., Zare Chahouki M.A. 2007. Localization of range improvement plants using GIS and comparing with suggested projects of range management plants in Lar region. Rangeland Journal. Scientific and Research Journal of Iranian Range Management Society. Vol .1 No(2) pp 159-169.   more...

Moradi, H.R., Assadi, A.M., Arzani, H., Hoseini, S.M. 2007. Determination of land use and ecological capability of Asadly Watershed using GIS. Rangeland Journal. Scientific and Research Journal of Iranian Range Management Society. Vol .1 No(2) pp 170-181.   more...

63. Safaian, R., Arzani, H., Azarnivand, H., Safaian, N. 2007. Spotting of secure rangeland regions as reduced plant reserve for vegetation re-establishment (Case Study: Taleghan Region Rangeland). Rangeland Journal, Scientific and Research Journal of Iranian Range Management Society. Vol.1 No(2) pp 129-141.   more...

Rezaei, S.A., Arzani, H. 2007. The use of soil surface attributes in rangelands capability assessment. Iranian journal of Range and Desert Research. Vol.14 No(2) pp 232-248.   more...

65. Ehsani, A., Arzani, H., Farahpour, M., Ahmadi, H., Jafari, M., Jalili, A., Mirdavoudi, H.R., Abasi, H.R., Azimi, M.S. 2007. The effect of climatic condition on range forage production in steppe rangelands, Akhtarabad of Saveh, Iranian journal of Range and Desert Research. Vol.14 No(2) pp 249-260.   more...

66. A., Kohandel, Chaichi, M.R., Arzani, H., Mohseni Saravi, M., Zahedi Amiri, G. 2007. Effect of different grazing intensities on plant cover composition on moisture content, mechanical resistance and infiltration rate of the Soils. Savojobolagh rangelands. Iranian Journal Of Natural Resources. Vol.59 No(4) pp 1001-1011.   more...

Arzani, H., Ahmadi Z., Azarnivand, H. 2007. Investigation on variation of soluble carbohydrates of some rangeland species in different phenological stages. Journal of the Iranian Natural Resuorces.Vol.60 No(1) pp 293-306.   more...

Akbarzadeh, M., Moghadam, M.R., Jalili, A., Jafari, M., Arzani, H. 2007. Effect of precipitation on cover and production of rangeland plants in Polour. Journal of the Iranian Natural Resuorces.Vol.60 No(1) pp 307-322.   more...

Javadi, S.A., Arzani, H., Salajeghe, A., Farahpour, M., Zahedi, Gh. 2008. A GIS model for determination of water resources suitability for camel grazing. Iranian Journal of Range and Desert Research. Vol.14 No(4) pp 513-523.   more...

Habibian, S.H., Mehrabi, A.A., Arzani, H. 2007. Comparison of dependence rate of planned and volunteered setteled nomads on range in rainy and dry years. Journal of the Iranian Natural Resources.Vol.60 No(2) pp 665-682.   more...

Javadi, S.A., Arzani, H., Salajegheh, A., Farahpour, M., Zahedi, Gh. 2007. Determination suitable rangelands for camel grazing using GIS. Journal of the Iranian Natural Resources. Vol.60 No(2) pp 46-60.   more...

kohandel, A., Arzani, H., Henth, A. 2008. The effects of artificial livestock trampling on germination and growth of Stipa barbata. Journal of Desert. Vol.13 No(1) pp 25-29.   more...

Arzani, H., Nikkhah, A., Arzani, Z., Kaboli, S.H., Fazel, L. 2008. Study of range forage quality in three provinces of Semnan, Markazi and Lorestan for calculation of animal unit requirement. Pajouhesh and Sazandegi. No(76) pp 60-68.   more...

Arzani, H., Nikkhah, A., Azarnivand, H., Jafarian jelodar Z., Ghorbani, M. 2008. Determination of animal unit and daily animal requirement for Sangsary sheep breed. Journal of the Iranian Natural Resources.Vol.61 No(1) pp 187-199.   more...

Jafarian Jeloudar, Z., Arzani, H., Jafari, M., Zahedi, Gh., Azarnivand, H. 2008. Analysing the relationship between distribution of plant communities and climatic and physiographic factors using classification and ordination methods in Rineh Rangelands. Rangeland. Vol.2, No(2) pp 125-140.   more...

76. Arzani, H., Sadeghimanesh, M.R., Azarnivand, H., Asadian, GH., Shahriyari, E. 2008. Study of phonological stages effect on nutritive values of twelve species in Hamadan rangelands. Iranian Journal of Range and Desert Research. Vol.15 No(1) pp 42-50.   more...

Mohtasham Nia, S., Zahedi, Gh., Arzani, H. 2008. An investigation on synecology of semi steppe vegetation in relation to edaphic and physiographical factors (Case study: Eghlid Rangelands of Fars Prov.). Journal of Agricultural Sciense Vol.14 No(6) pp 111-123.   more...

Arzani, H., Ghorbani, M., Azarnivand, H., Shahriary, H. 2008. Determination of animal unit weight and daily energy requirement of Moghani sheep breed, Journal of the Iranian Natural Resources, Vol.61,No(2) pp 465-474.   more...

79. Arzani, H., Mahdavi, S.Kh., Azarnivand H., Nikkhah, A. 2008. Investigation of available forage quality for Dalagh breed in Agh Ghala winter range in two phonological stages, Journal of the Iranian Natural Resources, Vol.61, No(2) pp 475 486.   more...

Safaeian, R., Arzani, H., Azarnivand, H., Safaeian, N. 2008. Role of medicial plants in critical rangeland management, Journal of the Iranian Natural Resources, Vol.61, No(2) pp 513 524.   more...

Arzani, H., Basiri, M., Dehdari, S., Zare chahouki, M.A. 2008. Relationship between canopy cover,foliage cover and basal cover with production,Journal of the Iranian Natural Resources, Vol.61 No(3) pp 763 773.   more...

Arzani, H., Kaboli, S.H., Mirdavudi, H., Farahpour, M., Azimi, M.S. 2008. Reliability of ETM+ and TM data for estimating vegetation cover of arid areas rangelands(Case study Markazi province of Iran), Iranian journal of Range and Desert Research,Vol .15 No(3) pp 320 347.   more...

83. Ahmadi, Z., Heshmati, Gh., Mohseni Saravi, M., Arzani, H., Bihamta, M.R. 2008. Detremination critical threshold in rangeland ecosystems of loess lands in Golstan province(Iran),jounal Agriculture scince natural resources.Vol.15, No(1) pp 102 109.   more...

Arzani, H., Noori, S., Kaboli, S.H., Moradi, H.R., Ghelichnia, H. 2009. Determination of suitable indices for vegetation cover assessment in summer rangelands in south of Mazandaran, Journal of the Iranian Natural Resources.Vol.61 No(4) pp 997-1016.   more...

85. Arzani, H., Mosayebi, M., Nikkhah, A. 2009. Determination of Animal Unit Size and Animal Unit Requirement of Fashandy Sheep Breed Grazing on Rangelands(case study:Taleghan),Iranian Journal Science and Technology Agriculture and Natural resources, Vol.12, No(46), Isfahan University pp 349-361.   more...

Ehsani, A., Arzani, H., Farahpour, M., Ahmadi, H. 2009. Water balance model for estimating forage productionin steppic region of Markazi Province, Iran.Journal of Range and Watershed Management, Iranian Journal of Natural Nesources. Vol. 62 No(3) pp 311-327.   more...

Ajdari, Gh., Arzani, H., Tavili, A., Feghhi, J. 2009. Determining Criteria of Utilization Level in Different Types of Taleghan Rangelands. Iranian Journal of Natural Nesources. Vol.62 No(3) pp 329-340.   more...

Faraji, M., Arzani, H., Tavili A., Feghhi, J. 2009. Potential of rain fed farming in abandobed dryfarmings based on climatic and physical factors(case study: Taleghan basin), Iranian Journal of Rangeland Vol.3, No(1) pp 90-106.   more...

Eftekhari, A.R., Farahpour, M., Arzani, H., Abdolahi, J. 2009. Assessing the Species Grazed by Wildlife (Gazelle) and Livestock (Sheep and Goat) in Steppe Rangelands of Poshtkoh Region of Yazd Provine, Iran,Iranian Jounal of Science Technology Agriculture and Natural Resources, Vol.13, No(47) pp 367-380.   more...

Arzani, H., Piri, H., Sahragard, Torkan, J., Saedi, K. 2010. Comparison of fenological stages on Forage Quality of Rangelands species in Rangeland of Saral Kordestan, Iranian Journal of Rangeland, Vol.4, No(2) pp 160-167    more...

Abdi, N., Maddah Arefi, H., Zahedi, Gh., Amiri, F., Arzani, H. 2010. Investigation of carbon sequestratation content in astragalus rangelands in Gholestankoh of khansar, Watershed Management Researches (Pajouhesh & sazandegi), No(83) pp 58-68   more...

Borhani, M., Arzani, H., Jaberolansar, Z., Azimi, M., Farahpour, M. 2010. Investigating the range condition trend during eight yera period in Isfahan Province, Iranian journal of range and desert Research, vol.17 No(1).   more...

H.Gharehdaghy, H. Arzani,H. Ebrahimzadeh,M. R. Bihamta,N.Baghestani, Seasonal changes of total nonstructural carbohydrates in three perennial desirable species at the Gazal area, rangelands, Vol. 13,No. 3.2008,pp 818 827.    more...

H.Arzani, J.Torkan, A. Nikkhah, H.Azarnivand and m Ghorbani, Determination of animal daily requriment of Makoii sheep breed in West Azarbayjan rangelands.Iranian journal of Range and Desert Research, vol.17 No. (2),2010   more...

Jafarian Jeloudar, Z., Arzani, H., Jafari, M., Kavian, A., Zahedi, Gh., Azarnivand, H. 2010. Vegetation community in relation to the soil characteristic of Rineh rangeland, Iran. Caspian Journal of Environmental Science. Vol.8 No(2) pp. 141 150.   more...

Arzani, H., Jafarian Jeloudar, Z., Nikkhah, A., Azarnivand H., Ghorbani, M. 2010. Determination of animal daily requriment of Farahani sheep breed using metabolical energy. journal of Iran's Animal Science, Vol.2, No(2), 2010 pp 133-139   more...

Arzani, H., Motamedi, J., Mahdavi, kh., Nikkhah, A., Azarnivand, H., Ghorbani, M. Determination of animal daily requriment of Gharagol sheep breed in Khorasan province. journal of Natural Resources Vol.63, No(4) pp 425-437.   more...

Arzani, H., Motamedi, J., Mahdavi, kh., Nikkhah, A., Azarnivand, H., Ghorbani M., Zarechahoki, M.A. 2010. Determination of animal daily requriment of Kordi sheep breed in Khorasan province.Iranian journal of Range and Desert Research, No(3) pp 369-360   more...

Khandel, A., Arzani, H., Hosseini Tavassol, M. 2011. Effect of grazing intensity on soil and vegetation characteristics using Principle components analysis. Iranian Journal of Range and Desert Rsearch, Vol.17 No(4), pp 518 526   more...

Piry Sahragard, H., Azarnivand, H., Zare Chahouki, M.A., Arzani, H., Ghomi, S. 2011. Study of effective environmental factors on distribution of plant communities in middle taleghan basin. Journal of Range and Watershed Management, Iranian Journal of Natural Resources. Vol.64, No(1) pp 1-12.    more...

Mahdavi, M., Arzani, H., Mesdaghi, M., Mahdavi, KH., Mahmodi, J., Alizade, M. 2011. Estimation of soil carbon sequestration rate in steppes (Case study: Saveh Rudshur steppes). Journal of Rangeland Science. Vol.1(3). Spring 2011.   more...

103. Javadi, S.A., Selsele, M., Arzani, H., Foulad Amoli, M. 2010. The classification on Lar rangeland suitability for apiculture. Plant and Ecosystem Journal. Islamic Azad Univ. 5th Year. No:21, pp 150 151.   more...

Fadaei, SH., Arzani, H., Azarnivand, H., Nehzati, Gh.A., Kaboli, S.H., Amiri, F. A study of range suitability model for apiculture by using GIS (Case study: Central Taleghan Rangelands). Journal of Applied RS and GIS Techniques in Natural Resource Science. Vol.1 (1), pp 47 61.   more...

Arzani, H., Dehdari, S., King, G. 2011. Models for estimating range production by cover measurement. Iraninan Journal of Range and Desert Research. Vol.18 (1). Pp 16 31.   more...

Abdollahi, J., Arzani, H., Naderi, H. 2011. Effective Meteorological factors for forage production of Nodoushan Steppe Rangelands in Yazd Province. The Scientific and Research Journal of Iranian Range Management Society. Vol.5(1). Pp 56 68.   more...

Piry Sahragard, H., Azarnivand, H., Zare Chahouki, M.A., Arzani, H., Qumi, S. 2011. Study of effective environmental factors on distribution of plant communities in middle Taleghan Basin. Joural of Range and Watershed Management, Vol, 64(1), pp 1 13.   more...

Jafarian, Z., Arzani, H., Jafari, M., Zahedi, Gh., Azarnivand, H.2010. Application of discriminate analysis for determination relationship between distribution of plant species with environmental factors and satellite data at Rineh rangeland of Mazandaran. Watershed Managemenet Research Journal (Pajouhesh & Sazandegi). No.88. pp 54 71.   more...

Jafarian Jelodar, Z. Arzani, H. Jafari, M. Kavian, A. Zahedi, Gh. Azarnivand, H. 2010. Vegetation community in relation to the soil characteristics of Rineh rangeland, Iran. Caspian J. Env. Sci. Vol. 8 No. 2 pp. 141~150.   more...

Alishah Arat Bani, F., Arzani, H., Hoseini, S.Z.A., Babaei Kafaei, S., Mirakhorlou, Kh. 2011. Investigation on capability of IRS LissIII data for separating rangelands from other land uses mapping. Iranian Range Management Society. Vol.5, No.2. pp. 146 154.   more...

Mirzaali, A., Arzani, H., Jafari, M., Ehsani, A., Khatirnami, J., Mizaali, I. 2011. Impact of precipitation pattern on forage production in Pashylogh rangelands, Iran. African Journal of Agricultural Research, Vol. 6(18), pp. 4223-4229.   more...

Jafarian Jeloudar, Z., Arzani, H., Jafari, M., Kavian, A., Zahedi, Gh., Azarnivand, H. 2010. Vegetation community in relation to the soil characteristics of Rineh rangelands, Iran. Caspian J. of Env. Sci. Vol 8(2). Pp. 141-150.   more...

Raufirad, V.o., Ebrahimi, A.O., Arzani, H., Shojaei, Z. 2011. External plant attributes as indicator of palatability. Grassland Science. In press.   more...

Zadbar, M., Arzani, H., Azimi, M.S., Mozafarian, V.A., Shad, Gh.A., Saghafi, F., Tavakoli, H., Amirabadi, H., Naseri, S. 2011. Rangeland monitoring in the north east of Iran. Iranian Journal of Range and Desert Research. Vol.18 No.(2), 2011. pp 243-257.   more...

Safaeian, R., Arzani, H., Azarnivand, H. 2011. Multiple use of rangelands in Alborz mountain (Iran). Journal of agricultural Science and Technology A & Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology B, USA.   more...


B. Conference Papers
Arzani, H. 1994. Investigation of the relationship between cover and yield, in Proceeding of 8th Biennial Australian Rangeland Conference, June 1994, pp. 199~ 200.   more...

Arzani, H. 1994. A double sampling method for estimating forage production from cover measurement, in Proceeding of 8th Biennial Australian Rangeland Conference, June 1994, pp. 201 202.   more...

Arzani, H. 1995. An examination of techniques for estimating rangeland production in semiarid and arid NSW, in Proceeding of Fifth International Rangeland Congress, Salt Lake City Utah July 23, 28 1995, pp. 15 16.   more...

Arzani, H. 1995. Estimating long and short term carrying capacity in semiarid and arid New South Wales, Australia, in Proceeding of Fifth International Rangeland Congress, Salt Lake City Utah July 23 1995, 28 1995, page 288.   more...

Arzani, H. 1997. Application of remote sensing (Landsat TM data) for vegetation parameters measurement in Western Division of NSW, Proceeding of the XVIII International Grassland Congress, Session 21, pp. 19 20.   more...

Arzani, H. 1997. An examination of Dry Weight Rank and Comparative Yield techniques for Grasslands Proceeding of the XVIII International Grassland Congress, 1997,Session 21, pp.21 22.   more...

Arzani, H. 1997. production estimation, Proceeding of the XVIII International Grassland Congress, Session 21, pp. 21 22.   more...

Arzani, H. 1999. Investigation of minimum rangeland area reqired for Sistanian Nomads. Proceedings of the VI Internatinal Rangeland Congress, Townsville, Queensland, Australia, 19 23 July, 1999. Volumes 1 and 2. PP.79 80.   more...

Arzani, H. 2002. Examination of vegetation indices for vegetation parameters measurements in semi arid and arid areas. Abstrac of The 3rd Internatinal Iran and Russia Conference. Sept 18 20, 2002. PP.173 174.   more...

Arzani, H. 2004. Comparacion de la produccion de materia seca con tres densidades de arbolado. Abstract of Silvopastoralism and sustainable management. Internatinal Congress, Lugo, Spain, April, 2004. PP.58.   more...

Arzani, H., G. King, B. Forster. 2004. Estimating rangeland cover and yield using digital data in the arid and semi arid areas. Proceeding of the World Engineers? convention. Shanghai, China, Novamber 2 6, 2004. Vol. F A. PP.209 222.   more...

Rezaei, S. A., Gilkes, R. J Tongway, D., Arzani, H. 2004, The use of soil surface properties in rangeland capability assessment through landscape function analysis. Proceeding of the World Engineers? convention 2004. Shanghai, China, Novamber 2 6, 2004. Vol. F A. PP.242 253.   more...

Arzani, H. 2005. Vegetation indices for vegetation parameters measurements using remote sensing data in arid areas, Kuwait 1st International Remote Sensing Conference and Exhibition, 66 67.   more...

Arzani, H., Erfanzadeh, R., Farazmand,S. 2005, Animal unit of sheep (Zel breed) grazing in mazandaran grasslands in Iran, XX International Grassland Congress: Offered papers, 169.   more...

Arzani, H., Torkan, J., Kaboli, H., Zohdi, M. 2005, Factors affecting forage quality of native species in Iranian rangelands, XX International Grassland Congress Wageningen Academic Publishers: Offered papers, 291.   more...

Ahmadi.A, Arzani, H., Jafari, A.A. 2005. Determination and comparison of forage quality of five species in different phonological stages in alborz rangelands (Iran), XX International Grassland Congress: Offered papers, 292.   more...

Ahmadi, Z., Arzani, H., Azarnivand, H. 2005, variation in the quality of forage of six rangeland species in different phonological stages, XX International Grassland Congress: Offered papers, 293.   more...

Dianati, H., Abedi, M., Shahriary, E., Arzani, H. 2005, Comparison of a biometric method with clipping and weighing method for estimating the yield of Artemisia sieberi (case study Zarand e Save region), XX International Grassland Congress: Offered papers, 437.   more...

Arzani.H, Mohtashamnia, S., Habibian, H. 2005. A GIS model for determination of rangeland suitability for sustained sheepgrazing–XEUROPEANECOLOGICAL CONGRESS,TURKEY.November.   more...

Arazni,H.Yousefi, sh. 2006. A GIS model for determination of rangeland suitability for sustained sheep grazing Information systems in sustainable agriculture Agro environment and food technology –September , Greece,Volos.   more...

Arzani,H,Yousefi, Jafari, Farahpour. 2006. Producing Range Suitability Map for sheep grazing Using GIS (case study Taleghan region in Tehran province) Mapp Middle east Dubai world trade center UAE (26- 29 March)   more...

Arzani,H. Fazel, L., Azarnivand, H., kaboli, H. 2007. Correspondent of Ground Data to Satellite Data using GPS for Range Monitoring ,Joint international Symposium and Exhibition on Geoinformation and International Symposium on GPS/GNSS2007(ISG GNSS2007),5 7 NOVEMBER,MALAYSIA.pp40.   more...

Javadi.s.a., Arzani, H. 2007. A GIS Model for determination of Water Resources suitability for Camel Grazing , ,Joint international Symposium and Exhibition on Geoinformation 2007 and International Symposium on GPS/GNSS2007(ISG GNSS2007),5 7 NOVEMBER,MALAYSIA.pp34.   more...

Arzani.H. 2007. Range Monitoring in the Islamic Republic of Iran,Food and agriculture organization of the united nations,Range monitoring including under forest systems in the near east ,Cario 26 28 November, Egypt,PP11.   more...

Arzani,H, Ghorbani, M., Nikkhah, A., Azarnivand, H. 2008. Determination of animal unit weight in rangelands of Iran,Multifunctional Grasslands in a changing World,XXI International Grassland Congress,VIII International Rangeland Congress,Volume II, Huhhot,China,pp171.   more...

Arzani,H, Ghorbani, M., Nikkhah, A., Azarnivand, H. 2008. Animal unit weight and daily requirement of Sangsary sheep breed, Multifunctional Grasslands in a changing World,XXI International Grassland Congress,VIII International Rangeland Congress,Volume II, Huhhot,China,pp272.   more...

charehsaz, N., Arzani, H., Jafari, A.A. 2008. effect of phonological stages on forage quality in nine range species in Alborz rangelands, Multifunctional Grasslands in a changing World,XXI International Grassland Congress,VIII International Rangeland Congress,Volume II, Huhhot,China,pp695.   more...

Arzani,H., Azimi, M., Kaboli H., Farahpour, M. 2008. National rangeland monitoring and inventory of Iran, Multifunctional Grasslands in a changing World,XXI International Grassland Congress,VIII International Rangeland Congress,Volume I, Huhhot,China,pp 649.   more...

Azarnivand, H., Arzani, H., Alavipanah, S.K., keshtkar, H.R. 2008. A nonparametric classification algorithm of IRS ID imagery for land cover mapping,4th Earsel Workshop on Remote Sensing For Developing Countires in conjunction with GISDECO 8,4 7 June Istanbul,Turkey,pp17.   more...

Arzani. H. 2007. Rangeland monitoring of The Islamic Republic of Iran, November, Egypt.   more...

Javadi, S.A., Arzani, H. 2008. Variation in forage quality of three rangeland species in different phenological stages, Multifunctional Grasslands in a changing World,XXI International Grassland Congress,VIII International Rangeland Congress,VolumeII, Huhhot,China.pp:677.   more...

Kaboli,S.H,Arzani,H,Fazel,L,Assessment of mineral elements of some range species in contrast of livestock requirements, Multifunctional Grasslands in a changing World,XXI International Grassland Congress,VIII International Rangeland Congress,VolumeII,2008,Huhhot,China.pp:712.   more...

Maleki, M., Arzani, H., mosayebi, M. 2008. Forage quality in some species of mountains rangelands(Iran), Multifunctional Grasslands in a changing World,XXI International Grassland Congress,VIII International Rangeland Congress,VolumeII, Huhhot,China.pp:722.   more...

Mosayebi, M., Arzani, H. 2008. and M.Maleki,Investigation on effects of phonological stages and species on forage quality of Rangelands(Iran), Multifunctional Grasslands in a changing World,XXI International Grassland Congress,VIII,InternationalRangelandCongress,VolumeII, Huhhot,China.pp:722.   more...

Mohtashamnia, S., Zahedi, Gh., Arzani,H. 2008. Applying multivariate analysis in semi steppe rangelands(Case study:steppe rangelands of fras province,Iran), Multifunctional Grasslands in a changing World,XXI International Grassland Congress,VIII,InternationalRangelandCongress,VolumeI,2008,Huhhot,China.pp:116.   more...

Amiri, F., Arzani, H., Farahpour, M. 2008. The effects of range enclosure on vegetation composition and density in upland grasslands of Iran,Multifunctional Grasslands in a changingWorld,XXI International Grassland Congress,VIII, InternationalRangelandCongress,VolumeI, Huhhot,China.pp:776.   more...

Arzani. H. 2008. Standardization of range Monitoring Core Group Meeting,Damacsus,Syria 20 22 October,Chapter Estimating Rangeland Production.   more...

Arzani, H. Noori, S., Kaboli, S.H., Farahpour, M., Ghelichnia, M.S. 2009. Application of remote sensing data for vegetation cover assessment in summer rangeland of Mazandaran Province of Iran, 2nd INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH, 28 31 August, Athens, Greece   more...

Arzani, H., Refaei, R., Farahpoor, M. 2010. Range Suitability Assessment for Sheep Grazing Using GIS, The International Conference on Environmental Science and Development, February 26 28, Singapore   more...

Arzani, H., Noori, S., Kaboli, S.H., Farahpour, M., Ghelichnia, H. 2010. Application of remote sensing data for vegetation cover assessment in summer rangeland of Mazandaran Province of Iran. The International Conference on Environmental Science and Development, February 26 28, 2010, Singapore.   more...

Arzani, H. Nourian, B., Tvili, A., Alikhani, S. 2010. A GIS MODEL OF Range SUITABILITY ASSESSMENT FOR SHEEP GRAZING, 2th International Conference On Indicators for Land Rehabilitation and Sustainable Development,18 19 Sep,China,203 pp.   more...

Safaian, R., Arzani, H., Azarnivand, H., Safaian, S. 2011. Multiple Uses of rangelands in Alborz Mountain (Iran). Grassland in a Changing World Congress. Pp 129.   more...

Arzani, H., Yousefi, Sh., Jangjoo, M., Shams, H., Fashtami, M.A. 2011. GIS model for range suitability assessment of sheep grazing.3rd International Conference on Information Science and Engineering [ICISE]. Sept. 29th – Oct. 1st , Yangzhou, China. Pp 5295 5297   more...


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