Research and Projects

Research on Weather & Climate, and Environment in Tea Ecosystems in Sri Lanka
Research on Weather & Climate, and Environment in Tea Ecosystems in Sri Lanka
January 10, 2018

Dr Lareef Zubair and FECT's project aims at finding extensive climate data and using these to create models that accurately predict the effects of climate change...

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Assessment of the impact of weather patterns and the terrain factors on tea productivity in selected locations of Sri Lanka
Assessment of the impact of weather patterns and the terrain factors on tea productivity in selected locations of Sri Lanka
January 10, 2018

The ultra-sensitivity of the tea crop and its yield towards the climatic factors such as the increase in temperature...

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A Climate-Adaptive & Eco-Friendly Crop Management Package for Tea
A Climate-Adaptive & Eco-Friendly Crop Management Package for Tea
January 10, 2018

The broad objective of the above adaptive research programme is to introduce a crop management package to increase the resilience of tea crops to climate change and other biotic and abiotic stress factors...

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Impacts of Climate Change on Tropical Rainforests of Sri Lanka
Impacts of Climate Change on Tropical Rainforests of Sri Lanka
November 19, 2018

Climate change is expected to disrupt Sri Lanka’s delicate tropical rainforest ecosystems and drive species extinctions.

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