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Department of Forest Biology
Faculty of Forestry & Nature Conservation
Sokoine University of Agriculture
P.O. Box 3010,
Chuo Kikuu
Morogoro, Tanzania

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+255232601376
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PERSONAL PARTICULARS

 

1.1       Personal history

 

1.1.1Name:              S.A.O. Chamshama

1.1.2Sex:                 Male

1.1.3Date of birth:   May 8th 1953

1.1.4 Place of birth:  Lushoto

1.1.5 Nationality:     Tanzanian

 

1.2       Academic Qualifications

 

1.2.1 University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania            1974-1977  B.Sc. (For.)

   1.2.2  Agricultural University of Norway                  1977-1978  M.Sc. course work

1.2.3  University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania           1978-1979 M.Sc. (For.)

1.2.4  North Carolina State University, U.S.A.         1980  Ph.D course work

1.2.5  University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania           1981-1984. Ph.D.

 

  1. Employment Record at the University

  1. Tutorial Assistant                1977 - 1979

    1.3.2Assistant Lecturer       1979 - 1982

    1.3.3Lecturer                       1982 - 1985

    1.3.4Senior Lecturer            1985 - 1991

  1. Associate Professor            1991 - 1997    

  2. Professor                             1997

     

    1.4       Previous Employment

     

                None

    1.5       Work Experience

     

    1.5.110 years in administration (Head of Dept: 1986-90; Dean of Faculty: 1990-96)

    1.5.226 years in consultancy

    1.5.331 years in teaching and research

     

    1. Membership in Committees /Boards/Professional associations

      1.6.1   Member, Tanzania Association of Foresters

      1. Member, Tree Planting and Botanic Garden Steering Committee

      2. Member, African Forest Forum

         

         

        PUBLICATIONS

         

        2.1       Journal articles

         

        2.1.1      Philip, M.S., S.A.O. Chamshama, M.L.K. Enyola & S.C. Zimba, 1979. Studies of volume estimation of Pinus patula in Tanzania. Division of Forestry, University of Dar es Salaam. Record 11: 1-9.

        2.1.2      Chamshama, S.A.O. & M.S. Philip, 1980. Thinning Pinus patula plantations at Sao Hill, Southern Tanzania. Division of Forestry, University of Dar es Salaam. Record 13: 1-16.

        2.1.3      Chamshama, S.A.O., 1982. Wood raw materials for the Mufindi pulp and paper mill: tree improvement and wood juvenility aspects. Tanzania Association of Foresters Newsletter 3: 22-26.

        2.1.4      Chamshama, S.A.O. & R.J. Downs, 1982. Germination behaviour of Chlorophora excelsa (welw). Benth & Hook and Podocarpus usambarensis, Pilgner. Indian Forester, 108: 397-401.

        2.1.5      Chamshama, S.A.O. & J.B. Hall, 1984. Height graded Eucalyptus tereticornis seedlings. One year field performance. Forest Ecology & Management 7: 225-232.

        2.1.6      Maganga, S.L.S. & S.A.O. Chamshama, 1984. Impacts of wood harvesting on soil and the residual trees in plantations on Mount Meru, Tanzania. Division of Forestry, University of Dar es Salaam. Record 32: 1-13.

        2.1.7      Chamshama, S.A.O. & R.J. Downs, 1984. Germination characteristics of Acacia tortilis Hyne. Tanzania Association of Foresters Journal. 5(1): 29-38.

        2.1.8      Chamshama, S.A.O., 1985. Establishment techniques for Eucalyptus spp: effects of nursery treatments, site preparation and fertilization on survival and growth. Forestry Abstracts.46: 662-663.

        2.1.9      Chamshama, S.A.O., 1986. Techniques to increase tree survival and growth in arid and semi arid areas. Tanzania Association of Foresters Journal 5 (2): 5-18.

        2.1.10    Chamshama, S.A.O. & J.B. Hall, 1987. Site preparation and fertilizer application at planting effects on Eucalyptus tereticornis at Morogoro, Tanzania. Forest Ecology & Management 18: 103-112.

        2.1.11    Chamshama, S.A.O. & J.B. Hall, 1987. Effects of nursery treatments on Eucalyptus camaldulensis field establishment and early growth at Mafiga, Morogoro, Tanzania. Forest Ecology & Management 21: 91-108.

        2.1.12    Laurent, N. & S.A.O. Chamshama, 1987. Studies on the germination of Erythrina abyssinica and Juniperus procera. International Tree Crops Journal 4: 291-298.

        2.1.13    Tangwa, J.L., S.A.O. Chamshama & V.R. Nsolomo, 1988. Dieback disorder in Pinus patula, Pinus elliotii and Pinus caribaea at Sao Hill, Southern Tanzania. Commonwealth Forestry Review 67: 263-268.                                  

        2.1.14     Okama, J.L., & S.A.O. Chamshama, 1988. Thinning   Cupressus lusitanica on Mount Meru, Northern Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Science 14: 51-64.

        2.1.15     Hall, J.B. & S.A.O. Chamshama, 1989. Characterization of planting material. Forestry 62: 306.

        2.1.16     Chamshama, S.A.O., P. Kerkhof & W.T. Singunda, 1989. Community needs for forest and tree products. International Union for Conservation of Natural Resources (IUCN)/Ngorongoro Conservation and Development Project (NCDP). Technical Report No. 6. 37pp.

        2.1.17     Madoffe, S.S. & S.A.O. Chamshama, 1989. Tree improvement activities in Tanzania. Commonwealth Forestry Review 68 (2): 101-107.

        2.1.18     Lulandala, L.L.L., S.A.O. Chamshama, J.A. Maghembe & V.R. Nsolomo, 1989. Mafiga agroforestry experiments: main findings and recommendations. Dept. of Forest Biology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania. 4pp.

        2.1.19     Nsolomo, V.R. & S.A.O. Chamshama, 1990. Human impacts on some catchment forests in Morogoro region. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture.   Record 43: 39-45.

        2.1.20     Kijoti, W.E. & S.A.O. Chamshama, 1990. Root   development and plantation performance of some tree species at Dodoma, Tanzania. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Record 47: 1-18.

        2.1.21     Malimbwi, R.E., A. Persson, S. Iddi, S.A.O. Chamshama & S.T. Mwihomeke, 1992. Effects of spacing on yield and wood properties of Cupressus lusitanica at Rongai, Northern Tanzania. Forestry 65(1): 73-82.

        2.1.22     Chamshama,S.A.O., 1992. Cooperation among research   institutions. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Record 53: 28-30.

        2.1.23     Chamshama, S.A.O., L.L.L. Lulandala, & S.L.S. Maganga, 1992. Research priorities in Forest Biology. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Record 53: 41-45.

        2.1.24     Chamshama, S.A.O., G.C. Monela, K.E.A. Sekiete & A. Persson, 1992. Suitability of Taungya System at North Kilimanjaro forest plantation, Tanzania. AgroforestrySystems 17(1): 1-11.

        2.1.25     Malimbwi, R.E., A. Persson, S. Iddi, S.A.O. Chamshama & S.T. Mwihomeke, 1992. Effects of spacing on yield and wood   properties of Pinus patula at Rongai, Northern Tanzania. Forest Ecology & Management 53: 297-306.

        2.1.26     Nasser, S.M., S.A.O. Chamshama & S. Iddi, 1993. Survival, growth, yield and wood density of three Pinus patula provenances at Lushoto, Tanzania. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 5(3): 353 - 360.

        2.1.27     Maro, R.S., S.A.O. Chamshama, V.R. Nsolomo & S.M. Maliondo, 1993. Soil chemical characteristics in a natural forest and a Cupressus lusitanica plantation at West Kilimanjaro, Northern Tanzania. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 5(4): 465-472.

        2.1.28     Munishi, P.K.T. & S.A.O. Chamshama, 1994. A study of wind damage on Pinus patula stands in Southern Tanzania. Forest Ecology & Management 63:13-21.

        2.1.29     Luoga, E.J., S.A.O. Chamshama & S. Iddi, 1994. Survival, growth, yield and wood quality of a species and provenance trial of Cupressus lusitanica, Cupressus lindleyi and Cupressus benthamii at Hambalawei, Lushoto, Tanzania. Silvae Genetica 43(4): 190 - 195.

        2.1.30     Chamshama, S.A.O., S.M.S. Maliondo & S.J. Mackengo, 1994. Early performance of Faidherbia albida intercropped with maize at Gairo, Morogoro, Tanzania. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 7(2): 220-229.

        2.1.31     Nshubemuki, L., A.G. Mugasha, S.A.O. Chamshama, C.P. Mugunga & S. Iddi, 1996. Survival, growth, yield and wood properties of Pinus patula land races/provenances at Sao Hill and Shume forest projects, Tanzania. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 8(4): 491-504.

        2.1.32     Chamshama, S.A.O. & R.E. Malimbwi, 1996. Thinning softwood plantation forests in Tanzania. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Record 63: 41-49.

        2.1.33     Chamshama, S.A.O., B.R. Langerud & A.G. Mugasha,1996. Effects of moisture stress conditioning on ecophysiology, survival and growth of Leucaena leucocephala seedlings. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Record 63: 16-23.

        2.1.34     Chamshama, S.A.O., S.S. Madoffe, E. Sabas, H.P. Msanga & I.M. Shehaghilo, 1996. Seed supply for forest plantations in Tanzania. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Record 63: 60-66.

        2.1.35     Nshubemuki, L., S.A.O. Chamshama & A.G. Mugasha, 1996. Species diversification in Tanzania forest plantations: Time for reappraisal? Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture. Record 63: 74-89.

        2.1.36     Maliondo, S.M.S. & S.A.O. Chamshama, 1996. Role of intensive silviculture on increasing plantation productivity in Tanzania. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Record 63: 50-58.

        2.1.37     Iddi, S., S.A.O. Chamshama & R.E. Malimbwi, 1996. Planting spacing in forest plantations - a review. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Record 63: 23-33.

        2.1.38     Munishi, P.K.T., L.L.L. Lulandala, S.A.O. Chamshama & E.J. Luoga, 1996. Natural regeneration of Pinus patula stands: Potential for future plantation establishment at Kiwira in southern Tanzania. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Record 63: 34-40.

        2.1.39    Mugasha, A.G., S.A.O. Chamshama, S. Iddi S. & L. Nshubemuki, 1996. Survival, growth and wood basic density of Pinus kesiya and Pinus oocarpa provenances at Kihanga arboretum, Sao Hill, Tanzania. Forest Ecology & Management 87: 1-11.

        2.1.40     Ole Meiludie, R.E.L., M.A. Mgangamundo, S.A.O. Chamshama, C.J. Shio, & R. Masao, 1997. Timber         harvesting residues in Cupressus lusitanica: a case of Meru Forest Project. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Record 66:1-19.

        2.1.41   Sibomana, G., F.B.S. Makonda, R.E. Malimbwi, S.A.O. Chamshama & S. Iddi, 1997. Effect of spacing on performance of teak at Longuza, Tanzania. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 10(2): 176-187.

        2.1.42    Mugasha, A.G., S.A.O. Chamshama, L.Nshubemuki,S.Iddi & L.Kindo, 1997.       Performance of Thirty two families of Cupressus lusitanica at Hambalawei, Lushoto, Silvae Genetica 46: 185-192.    

        2.1.43    Chamshama, S.A.O., A.G. Mugasha, A. Kløvstad, O. Haveraaen, & S.M.S. Maliondo 1998. Growth and yield of maize alley cropped with Leucaena leucocephala and Faidherbia albida in Morogoro, Tanzania. Agroforestry Systems 40:215-225

        2.1.44      Malimbwi, R. E., A.G. Mugasha, S.A.O. Chamshama & E. Zahabu 1998. Volume tables for Tectona grandis at Mtibwa and Longuza forest plantations, Tanzania. Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Record 71: 1-23.

        2.1.45.     Iddi, S., M.S.B. Maduka, A.G. Mugasha, S.A.O. Chamshama, L. Nshubemuki & R.E.Malimbwi.1998. Survival, growth, stem form and wood basic density of Pinus merkusii provenances at Buhindi, Mwanza, Tanzania. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 10(4): 526-536.

        2.1.46   Mugasha, A.G., H.A. Mgalla, S. Iddi, L. Nshubemuki, S.A.O. Chamshama, & R.E. Malimbwi, 1998. Survival, growth, yield, stem form and wood basic density of Pinus oocarpa provenances at Buhindi, Mwanza, Tanzania. Silvae Genetica 47: 102-107.

        2.1.47. Mugasha, A.G., P.A. Wate, S.A.O. Chamshama, 1998. Fourteen year performance of Eucalyptus species/provenances, Casuarina equisetifolia, Leucaena leucocephala and Senna siamea at Michafutene, Mozambique. Southern African Journal of Foresry 182: 27-40.

        2.1.48    Chamshama, S.A.O., A.G. Mugasha, , H..P. Msanga, , J.P. Gowela & L. Nshubemuki, 1998. The effect of different seed extaction methods and presowing treatments on the physiological quality of Tamarindus indica seed. Annals of Forestry 6 (2): 135-147.

      1. Chamshama, S.A.O., E..E. Chingonikaya, S.Iddi, A.G.Mugasha, L.Nshubemuki, R.E. Malimbwi, 1999. Survival, growth and wood density of Pinus Kesiya at Buhindi, Mwanza, Tanzania. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 11(2) 401-409

      2.  Fasuluku, S.T.A., A.G.Mugasha & S.A.O.Chamshama, 1999. Effect of relay intercropped Sesbania sesban (L) Merr. Green manure on soil nitrogen availability potential at SUA Farm Morogoro, Tanzania. Sokoine University of Agriculture, Faculty of Forestry and Nature Conservation Record 72:110-121.

      3.  Herbert, M., S.A.O. Chamshama, A.G. Mugasha & H. P. Msanga, 1999. Effect of seed positioning and sowing depth on germination of Vangueria infausta seed. Sokoine University of Agriculture, Faculty of Forestry and Nature Conservation, Record 72:131-140.

        2.1.52       Uronu, L.O.N., A.G. Mugasha., S.A.O. Chamshama & H.P. Msanga, 1999. Effect of seed pretreatments on germination of Vitex doniana seed. Sokoine University of Agriculture, Faculty of Forestry and Nature Conservation, Record 72:141-147.

      1. Wate, P.A., S.A.O.Chamsham & A.G.Mugasha, 1999. The survival, growth and wood basic densities of 14 year old Eucalyptus camaldulensis at Michafutene, Mozambique. Southern African Forestry Journal 186:19-27.

      2. Mgangamundo, M.A., A.G. Mugasha, & S.A.O.Chamshama, 1999. Performance of provenances of Sesbania macrantha at Gairo, Morogoro, Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Agricultural Sciences 2(1): 27-36.

      3. Chamshama, S.A.O., A.G. Mugasha & P.A.Wate, 1999. Variation in performance of Eucalyptus tereticornis provenances at Michafutene, Mozambique. Silvae Genetica 48 (6): 262 – 266.

      4.  Chamshama, S.A.O., A.G. Mugasha, J.M. Sanga & L. Nshubemuki, 2000. Comparison of some soil chemical properties of soil under teak and natural forests at Mtibwa, Morogoro, Tanzania. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 12(1) 92-103.

      5.  Mugasha, A. G., S.A.O. Chamshama & L.Nshubemuki, 2000. Effect of spacing on yield of Sesbania sesban, Gairo, Mrogoro, Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation 73: 53-62.

      6.  Mugasha, A.G., L.O.N. Uronu, H.P. Msanga & S.A.O.Chamshama, 2000.The effect of seed preteatment on germination of seed of Vitex mombassae. Tanzania Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation 73: 63-72.

      7. Ngegba, M., A.G. Mugasha & S.A.O. Chamshama, 2001. Effect of forest plantations on selected soil properties at Sao Hill forest plantations, Iringa, Tanzania. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 13(3): 477-487.

      8. Mgangamundo, M.A., A.G. Mugasha & S.A.O. Chamshama, 2001. Improvement of soil fertility by improved fallows of Cajanus cajan, Sesbania sesban and Tephrosia vogelii at Gairo in Morogoro, Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Agricultural Sciences 4(2): 45-54

      9. Chamshama, S.A.O., A.G. Mugasha, M.A. Mgangamundo, V. Gerald & H.P. Msanga, 2002. Effect of seed size and sowing depth on germination of Vitex doniana and Vitex mombassae seeds. Tanzania J. of Forestry and Nature Conservation 74: 1- 15.

      10. Mgangamundo, M.A., A.G. Mugasha, S.A.O. Chamshama, J.E. Rutagwaba & H.P. Msanga, 2001. Seedcoat impermiability is not the cause of prolonged and low germination of dry seed of Berchermia discolos. Tanzania J. of Forestry and Nature Conservation 74: 16-24.

      11. Munishi, P.K.T., S.A.O. Chamshama & V.R. Nsolomo, 2001. Biomass and water storage capacity of lower bole ephitytic bryophytes and lichens in lowland and montane rain forests, Costa Rica.. Tanzania J. of Forestry and Nature Conservation 74: 30-38.

      12. Herbert, M., A.G. Mugasha, & S.A.O. Chamshama, 2002 Evaluation of 19 provenances of Calliandra callothyrsus at Gairo and SUA Farm, Morogoro, Tanzania. Southern African Forestry Journal 194: 15 –25.

      13. Mwihomeke, S.T., A.G. Mugasha, S.A.O. Chamshama, M.A. Mgangamundo, O.C. Kumburu & Z. Lupala, 2002. Early performance of C. junghuhniana provenances/land races at Lushoto, Tanzania. Southern African Forestry Journal 194: 7-14.

      14. Chamshama, S.A.O., A.G. Mugasha, & E. Zahabu, 2004. Stand biomass and volume estimation for miombo woodlands at Kitulangalo, Morogoro, Tanzania. Southern African Forestry Journal 200: 59-69.

      15. Mwihomeke, S.T., P. Mwangingo, S.M.S. Maliondo, S. Mathias & S.A.O. Chamshama, 2004. Comparative performance of different Casuarinas species and provenance at Lushoto in the West Usambara mountains, Tanzania. Southern African Forestry Journal 200: 39-49.

        2.1.68 Mugasha, A.G., S.A.O. Chamshama, K.I. Singo & M.A. Mgangamundo, 2005. Early performance of Azadirachta indica provenances at Mkundi and Chamwino, Tanzania. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 17(1): 45-62

        2.1.69 Mtui, E.B., S.M.S. Maliondo, S.A.O., Chamshama, V.R. Nsolomo, B.M. Msanya, & M.L. Mhando, 2005. Early response of second-rotation Pinus patula standa to nitrogen and phosphote fertilizers at Sao Hill forest plantation, Tanzania. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 17(1): 76-86.

        2.1.70 Nduwayezu, J.B., L.L.L. Lulandala, & S.A.O. Chamshama, 2005. Managing decomposition and mineralization of Senna singueana (Del) Lock manure to improve N use efficiency and maize yield in Morogoro, Tanzania. Journal of Agronomy 4(4): 349-359.

        2.1.71    Nduwayezu, J.B., L.L.L. Lulandala, S.A.O. Chamshama, & A.G. Mugasha, 2005. The effect of cutting height of Senna singueana (Del) Lock in mixed intercropping system on foliage biomass production and maize yield in Morogoro, Tanzania. Journal of Agronomy 4(4): 323-328.

        2.1.72 Edward, E., S.A.O. Chamshama, & A.G. Mugasha, 2006. Growth performance of lesser-known Leucaena species/provenances at Gairo inland plateau, Morogoro, Tanzania. Southern African Forestry Journal 208: 53-62.

2.1.73 Ndabikunze, B.K., A.G. Mugasha, S.A.O. Chamshama & B.P.M. Tiisekwa, 2006. Nutritive value of selected forest/woodland edible fruits, seeds and nuts. Tanzania Journal of Agric. Science. 7: 23-28.

2.1.74. Ngegba, M.S., A.G. Mugasha, S.A.O. Chamshama & A.A. Kimaro, 2007. Tephrosia biomass yield and soil fertility in one season relay intercropping with maize in semiarid Gairo, Tanzania. Discovery & Innovation 19 (Vol 1 & 2): 25-35.

2.1.75. Nduwayezu, J.B., S.A.O. Chamshama, A.G. Mugasha, Y.M. Ngaga, E.B. Khonga, & R.G. Chabo, 2007. Comparisons in seed kernel sizes and early growth of different Moringa oleifera provenances in south east Botswana. Discovery & Innovation 19 (Vol 1 & 2): 52-58.

2.1.76. Kimaro, A.A., V.R. Timmer, S.A.O. Chamshama, A.G. Mugasha   & D.A. Kimaro, 2007. Nitrogen dynamics, wood and maize yields in rotational woodlot system at Mkundi, Morogoro, Tanzania. Discovery & Innovation 19 (Vol 1 & 2): 112-121.

2.177. Vhamana, V.G. S.A.O. Chamshama & A.G. Mugasha, 2007. Effect of nursery practises on seedling survival and growth of selected miombo tree species, Morogoro, Tanzania. Discovery & Innovation 19 (Vol 1 & 2): 122-138.

2.1.78. Maliondo, S.M.S., S.A.O. Chamshama, L.L.L. Lulandala & E.B. Mtui, 2007. Growth of second rotation Pinus patula stands: Effect of intercropping with Leucaena  diversifolia legume at Shume forest plantations project, Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation 76: 110-117.

2.1.79. Kimaro, A.A., V.R. Timmer, A.G. Mugasha, S.A.O. Chamshama & D.A. Kimaro, 2007. Nutrient use efficiency and biomass production of tree species for rotational woodlot systems in semi-arid Morogoro, Tanzania. Agroforestry Systems 71: 175-184.

2.1.80 Kimaro, A.A., V.R. Timmer, S.A.O. Chamshama A.G. Mugasha, & D.A. Kimaro, 2008. Differential response to tree fallows in rotational woodlot systems in semi-arid Tanzania: Post-fallow maize yield, nutrient uptake and soil nutrients. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 125: 73-83.

2.1.81 Kimaro, A.A., V.R. Timmer, S.A.O. Chamshama, Y.M. Ngaga, & D.A. Kimaro, 2009. Competition between maize and pigeon pea in semi arid Tanzania: effects on yields and nutrition of crops. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 134: 115-125.

2.1.82 Gudu, S. O., P.O. Kisinyo, E.T. Makatiani, D.W. Odee, J.F.O. Esegu, S.A.O. Chamshama, C.O. Otieno, J.R. Okalebo, J.R. Osiyo and J.O. Owuoche 2009.  Screening of Sesbania for tolerance to aluminium toxicity and symbiotic effectiveness with acid tolerant rhizobia strains in acid soils in Western Kenya.  Experimental Agriculture 45: 417-427.

2.1.83 Chamshama, S.A.O., F.O.C. Nwonwu, B. Lundgren, & G.S. Kowero. 2009. Plantation forestry in Sub-Saharan Africa: Silvicultural, ecological and economic aspects. Discovery and Innovation 21: 42-49.

2.1.84. Kindo, A., M.A. Mndolwa, E. Edward & S.A.O. Chamshama. 2010. Performance of four year old Australian and Papua New Guinean Acacia species/provenances at Kongowe, Kibaha, Tanzania. Southern Forests 72: 13-12.

2.1.85. Chamshama, S.A.O, 2011. Forest plantations and woodlots in Eastern and North Eastern African countries: A regional overview. African Forest Forum Working Paper. Volume 1, Issue No. 18. 72pp.

2.1.86. Schaafsma, M., S. Morse-Jones, P. Posen, R.D.  Swetnam, A. Balmford,  I.J. Bateman, N.D. Burgess,  S.A.O. Chamshama,  B. Fisher, R.E .Green, A.S. Hepelwa, A.  Hernández-Sirvent, G.C. Kajembe, K. Kulindwa,  J.F Lund,  L. Mbwambo, H. Meilby, Y.M. Ngaga, I. Theilade, T. Treue, V.G. Vyamana, & R.K. Turner. 2012. Towards transferable functions for extraction of Non-timber Forest Products: A case study on charcoal production in Tanzania. Ecological Economics 80: 48-62.

2.1.87. Chamshama, S.A.O. & Z.J. Lupala, 2012. Effect of post harvest C. lusitanica slash management on early growth of Pinus patula at Shume, Lushoto, Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation 82(1): 13-21.

2.1.88. Mugasha, W.A,. T. Eid, O.M. Bollandsas, R.E. Malimbwi, S.A.O. Chamshama, E. Zahabu & J.Z. Katani, 2013. Allometric models for prediction of above and below ground biomass of trees in the Miombo woodlands of Tanzania. Forest Ecology and Management 310: 87-101.

2.1.89 Ngaga, Y. M., T. Treue, H.  Meilby, J.F. Lund, G.C.  Kajembe, S.A.O Chamshama, I. Theilade, M.A.  Njana, M. A., S.E. Ngowi, E.E. Mwakalukwa, J.A. Isango & N.D. Burgess,  2013. Participatory forest management for more than a decade in Tanzania: does it live up to its goals? Tanzania Journal of Forestry and Nature Conservation  83(1): 28-42.

2.1.90. Edward, E., S.A.O. Chamshama, Y.M. Ngaga & M.A. Mndolwa. 2014. Survival, growth and biomass production of Moringa oleifera provenances at Gairo inland plateau and Ruvu coastal region, Tanzania. African J. of Plant Science 8(1) 54-64.

2.1.91. Schaafsma,  M., S. Morse-Jones, P. Posen, R.D. Swetnam, A. Balmford, I.J. Bateman, N.D. Burgess, S.A.O. Chamshama, B. Fisher, T. Freeman,  V. Geofrey, R.E. Green, A.S. Hepelwa, A. Hernandez-Sirvent, S. Hess, G.C. Kajembe, G. Kayharara,, M. Kilonzo, K. Kulindwa, J.F. Lund, S.S. Madoffe, L. Mbwambo, H. Meilby, Y.M. Ngaga, I. Theilade, T. Treue,, P. van Beukering, V.G. Vyamana, & R.K. Turner. 2014. The importance of local forest benefits: Economic valuation of Non-Timber Forest Products in the Eastern Arc Mountains in Tanzania. Global Environmental Change 24: 295-305.

2.1.92. Kimaro, A.A., K.D. Novak, R.S. Shemdoe & S.A.O. Chamshama. 2014. Carbon stock in planted woodlots at Kongowe, Kibaha, Tanzania. In M. Oelbermann (Ed). Sustainable agroecosystems in climate change mitigation. 69-85pp.

2.1.93. Treue, T., Y.M. Ngaga, H. Meilby, J.F. Lund, G. Kajembe, S. Iddi, T. Blomley,  I. Theilade, S.A.O. Chamshama, K. Skeie, M.A. Njana, S.E. Ngowi, J.A.K. Isango & N.D. Burgess. 2014. Does Participatory Forest Management Promote Sustainable Forest Utilisation in Tanzania? International Forestry Review, 16(1):23-38.

2.1.94. Kindo, A., E. Edward, M.A. Mndolwa & S.A.O. Chamshama. 2014.Survival, growth, wood basic density and wood biomass of seven-year-old Casuarina species/ provenances grown at Kongowe, Kibaha, Tanzania. Southern Forests 2014: 1-8.

2.1.95. Lund, J.F., N.D. Burgess, S.A.O. Chamshama, K. Dons, J.A. Isango, G.C. Kajembe, H. Meilby, F. Moyo, Y.M. Ngaga, S.E. Ngowi, M.A. Njana, E. E. Mwakalukwa, K. Skeie, I. Theilade & T. Treue. 2015. Mixed method approaches to evaluate conservation impact: evidence from decentralized forest management in Tanzania. Environmental Conservation 42(2) 162-170.

2.1.96. Inoti, S.K, S.A.O. Chamshama, R. Dodson, W.M. Thagana and L.L.L. Lulandala. 2015. Studies on seed size and storage on germinability and performance of young Jojoba (Simmondsia Chinensis L.) seedlings in semi-arid areas of Kenya. Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare 5 (12): 10-16.

2.1.97Zahabu, E,T. Raphael, S.A.O.Chamshama, S. Iddi and R.E. Malimbwi (2015).Effect of spacing regimes on growth, yield and wood properties of Tectona grandis at Longuza forest plantation, Tanzania. International Journal of Forestry Research Vol 2015. Article ID 469760, 6 pages. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/469760.

 

 

2.2Manuscripts submitted/accepted for publication

 

2.3       Books/Compendia

 

  1. 3.1Compendia

 

  1. Chamshama, S.A.O. 2002. Introduction to Tree Improvement. A compendium. Dept of Forest Biology, SUA. 58pp.

  2. Chamshama, S.A.O. 2014. Plantation Silviculture in the Tropics: A Compendium. Dept of Forest Biology, SUA. 96pp.

2.3.2 Book

 

            1. Blay, D., Bonkoungou, E., Chamshama, S.A.O.  & Chikamai, B. 2004. Rehabilitation of degraded lands in Sub Saharan Africa. FORNESSA/IUFRO-SPDC, Vienna, Austria. 101 pp.

 

2.4       Chapters in books                   

 

              2.4.1. B.K. Kaale, J.A. Mushi, J.B. Hall, S.A.O. Chamshama, L.L.L. Lulandala, J.F. Redhead, W. Hetch, and C.G. Kajembe, 1984.  Trees for village forestry.  Forest Division, Dar es Salaam.  125pp (Contributed chapter  5).

2.4.2. Chamshama, S.A.O., Savadogo, P. and Marunda, C. 2010. Plantations and woodlots in Africa’s dry forests and woodlands. Pp. 205-230. In:  E. N. Chidumayo and D. J. Gumbo (Eds). The dry forests and woodlands of Africa. Earthscan, UK. 288pp.

2.4.3. Chamshama, S.A.O. and Vyamana, V.G. 2010. Forests and forestry in Tanzania. Pp. 89-108. In: F. Bongers and T. Tennigkeit (Eds). Degraded forests in Eastern Africa: management and restoration. Earthscan, UK. 370pp.

 

2.5       Conference/Workshop papers

                                   

2.5.1.     Chamshama, S.A.O., 1987. Planning of national forest research programme.  In: Forest Research Management pp 21-25.  Forest Training Programme, Helsinki, Finland.

2.5.2      Chamshama, S.A.O., 1989.  Sustainability of  production through agroforestry. Proceedings of the symposium on the sustainability of Agricultural Production Systems in Sub-Sahara Africa.  Sept. 4-7, 1989, Aas, Norway.  NORAGRIC Occasional Paper Series C.Development and Environment No. 4: 179-189.

2.5.3      Chamshama, S.A.O., V.R. Nsolomo &  A. Person. 1990. Human Impact on the Forest vegetation of Nguru mountains pp 150-154.  Proceedings of a workshop on Research for Conservation of Tanzanian Catchment Forests.  March 13-17, 1989, Morogoro, Tanzania. Eds: I. Hedberg & E. Persson, Dept. of Systematic Botany, Uppsala University, Sweden. 176pp.

2.5.4      Chamshama, S.A.O. 1991.  Tree species for soil conservation and amelioration in Tanzania. pp. 13-21.  In A.G. Kalaghe & H.P. Msanga (Eds) - Proceedings of a workshop on priority species for tree planting and afforestation in Tanzania. May 14-18, 1990, Morogoro, Tanzania. DANIDA/Tanzania National Tree Seed Project.

2.5.5      Chamshama S.A.O., A.G. Mugasha & B.R. Langerud, 1996. Effects of top pruning on growth and survival of Prosopis chilensis seedlings. p. 194-198. In: Asoka C. Yapa (Editor: proceedings of International Symposium on Recent Advances in Tropical Tree Seed Technology and Planting Stock Production. June 12-14, 1995 Haad Yai Thailand ASEAN Forest Tree Seed centre project, Muak-Lek, Thailand 232 pp.

2.5.6      Chamshama, S.A.O. & L.L.L. Lulandala, 1996.        Agroforestry education at the Faculty of Forestry, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania. pp 18-22. In Rudebjer, P., Madoffe, S.S. and Temu, A.B. (Eds). 1996. Agroforestry Education in Tanzania. Proceedings of a sub-regional workshop held at Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania, 4-6 Dec. 1995. Training and Education Report No. 39, Nairobi, ICRAF. 74 pp.

2.5.7     Lulandala, L.L.L., S.A.O. Chamshama, S.M. Maliondo & A.G. Mugasha 1998. Agroforestry research at Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania - An over view. Pp 83-90 In R. Otsyina, E.L. Ngatunga, B.M. Gama, J. Kaaya & M.H. Lutkamu (Eds) Agroforestry and Environment in Tanzania. Proceedings of the first Tanzania National Agroforestry and Environment workshop,12-16 October 1993, Sokoine University of agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania.185pp.

2.5.8      Chamshama, S.A.O. & L. Nshubemuki 1998. Plantation silviculture in Tanzania: past, present and future focus. Pp 10-36. In: R.C. Ishengoma & D.T.K. Shemwetta (Eds) Proceedings: Entering the 21st Century: Challenges Facing Forestry Education in Tanzania. 25th Anniversary of Professional Forestry Education in Tanzania, Faculty of Forestry & Nature Conservation, SUA, Morogoro, Tanzania.115pp.

      1. Ndabikunze, B.K., S.A.O.Chamshama , B.P.M. Ttiisekwa & A.G. Mugasha. 2000. Nutrition and utilization of indigenous tree food sources in Tanzania. pp 56-61. In: E.M. Shumba, E. Lusepani & R. Hangula (Eds) The domestication and commercialization of indigenous fruit trees in the SADC region. Proceedings of a SADC Tree Seed Centre Network Technical Meeting. Windhoek, Namibia. March 13-14, 2000.85 pp.

      2. Msanga, H.P., Uronu, L.O.N., Mugasha, A.G., Chamshama, S.A.O., Malimbwi, R.E., & Mgangamundo, M.A.. 2000. Dessication and storability of Uaparca kirkiana. pp 187 – 195. In A.B.Temu, G. Lund, R.E.. Malimbwi, G.S. Kowero, K. Klein, Y. Malende & I. Kone. (Eds). Off-Forest Tree Resources of Africa. Proceedings of a Workshop Held at Arusha, Tanzania. July 12-16, 1999. African academy of Sciences, Nairobi, Kenya.

      3. Maliondo, S.M.S., S.A.O. Chamshama, V.R. Nsolomo & M.L. Mhando. 2000. Early response of second rotation P.patula to nitrogen and phosphorus fertilizer at Sao Hill and Shume plantations-Tanzania. Proceedings of the first University wide Scientific Conference held at the Institute of Continuing education (ICE), SUA from 5th –7th April 2000. Pp 465-476.

      4. Maliondo, S.M.S., P.K.T. Munishi, .S.A.O. Chamshama, V.R. Nsolomo & M.L. Mhando. 2000. Soil water energy relations and nitrogen mineralisation in forest stands of P. patula, Eucalyptus saligna and pine-Eucalyptus mixture at Sao Hill Forest plantation project, Tanzania. Proceedings of the first University wide Scientific Conference held at the Institute of Continuing education (ICE), SUA from 5th –7th April 2000. Pp 503-511.

        2.5.13Chamshama, S.A.O., A.G. Mugasha & M.A. Mgangamundo. 2000. Improved fallows and relay cropping technologies as alternatives to shifting cultivation in Morogoro, Tanzania. Proceedings of the first University wide Scientific Conference held at the Institute of Continuing education (ICE), SUA from 5th –7th April 2000. Pp 523-539.

        2.5.14 Mugasha, A.G., S.A.O. Chamshama, N.S.Y. Mdoe, P.B. Mbwaga, F.H. Johansen, J.B. Aune & V.K. Gerald. 2004. Maize and leguminous shrubs production in agroforestry on-farm trials managed by smallholder farmers in semi-arid areas, Gairo, Tanzania. Pp 106-117. In Batamuzi, E.K., Tarimo, A.J.P. and Kinabo, L.D.B. (Eds): Agricultural technology dvelopment through agricultural research. Proceedings of the third collaborative research workshop, MAFS/SUA. 317 pp.

        2.5.15 Mwihomeke, S.T & S.A.O. Chamshama 2004..Fuelwood production by tree species along contour strips on the slopes of West Usambara Mountains, Tanzania. Pp165-171. In: Rao, M. R. and Kwesiga, F. R. (Eds). Proceedings of the Regional agroforestry conference on agroforestry impacts on livelihoods in Southern Africa: Putting research into practice. World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Nairobi, Kenya.380 pp.

        2.5.16 Ngegba, M.S., Mugasha, A.G. and S.A.O. Chamshama. 2005. Moisture dynamics and maize yield in relay intercropping of Tephrosia vogelii and maize in semi arid Gairo, Tanzania. National Environment Management Council (Tanzania), Environmental Sustainability Technical Report 1: 43-57.

2.5.17 Kimaro, A.A., Timmer, V.R., Chamshama, S.A.O., Mugasha, A.G. and Kimaro, D.A. Vector analysis of nutrient interactions in maize-based rotational woodlot cropping systems at Mkundi, Morogoro, Tanzania. In Chamshama et al. (Eds). Proceedings of the second national agroforestry and environment workshop. Pp. 7-20. Tanzania Forestry Research Institute, Morogoro, Tanzania.

2.5.18 Kimaro, A.A., Mugasha, A.G. Chamshama, S.A.O. and Kimaro, D.A. 2006. Effect of Gliricidia sepium green manure placement on Minjingu Phosphate Rock solubility and maize yields in aidic phosphorus deficient soils of Morogoro, Tanzania. In Chamshama et al. (Eds). Proceedings of the second national agroforestry and environment workshop. Pp. 21-28. Tanzania Forestry Research Institute, Morogoro, Tanzania.

2.5.19 Ngegba, M. S., Mugasha, A.G., Chamshama, S.A.O. and Kimaro, A.A. 2006. Components performance and residual effect in relay intercropping of Tephrosia vogelii and maize in semi-arid Gairo, Tanzania. In Chamshama et al. (Eds). Proceedings of the second national agroforestry and environment workshop. Pp. 37-53. Tanzania Forestry Research Institute, Morogoro, Tanzania.

2.5.20 Chamshama, S.A.O., Mugasha, A.G., Ngegba, M.S. and Kimaro, A.A. 2006. Agroforestry technologies for semi-arid and sub-humid areas of Tanzania: An overview. In Chamshama et al. (Eds). Proceedings of the second national agroforestry and environment workshop. Pp. 65-81. Tanzania Forestry Research Institute, Morogoro, Tanzania.

2.5.21 Migunga G.A., S.A.O. Chamshama & P.R. Gillah. 2008. Professional forestry in Tanzania: Towards integrated natural resources management. Pp 250-265. In: Temu, A.B;, Chamshama, S.A.O; Kungu, J; Kaboggoza, J; Chikamai, B; & Kiwia, A. (Eds). New perspectives in forestry education. Peer reviewed papers presented at the first global workshop on forestry education, September 2007. ICRAF, Nairobi, Kenya. 493pp.

2.5.22 Kajembe, G.C., Y.M. Ngaga, S.A.O. Chamshama & M.A. Njana. 2009. Performance of participatory forest management (PFM) regimes in Tanzania. Preliminary findings in the project “ Applied research in PFM” p. 93-110. In proceedings of the first participatory forest management (PFM) research workshop: Participatory forest management for improved forest quality, livelihood and forest governance. Tanzania Forestry Research Institute, Morogoro, Tanzania. 225pp.

2.5.23 Chamshama, S.A.O. and Nshubemuki, L. 2011. Plantation forestry management in Tanzania: Current situation and future focus. Pp. 45-75. In: Nshubemuki et al. (Eds). Proceedings of the workshop on insect pests, diseases and soil problems in forest plantations. TAFORI/SUA. 95 pp.

2.5.24 Kimaro, A.A., Isaak, M.E and Chamshama, S.A.O. 2011. Carbon Pools in Tree Biomass and Soils Under Rotational Woodlot Systems in Eastern Tanzania. In: B.M. Kumar and P.K.R. Nair (eds.), Carbon Sequestration Potential of AgroforestrySystems: Opportunities and Challenges, Advances in Agroforestry 8: 129-143.

2.5.25   Kimaro, A.A., K.D. Novak, R.S. Shemdoe & S.A.O. Chamshama. 2014. Carbon stock in planted woodlots at Kongowe, Kibaha, Tanzania. In M. Oelbermann (Ed). Sustainable Agroecosystems in Climate Change Mitigation. 69-85 pp.

Extension Materials

 

  1. Mgangamundo, M.A., A.G. Mugasha, S.A. O. Chamshama, N.S.Y. Mdoe & P. Mbwaga 2001. Kilimo mseto:Jarida la ugani kilimo mseto kwa wakulima wa Gairo, Morogoro, Tanzania. TARP II-SUA Project, SUA, Morogoro. 13 pp.

  2. Mugasha, A.G., N.L. Kanuya, S.A.O. Chamshama and G. Vincent. 2004. Malisho ya kupandwa kwa wafugaji wadogo wadogo. TARP II-SUA Project 13 pp.

  3. Chamshama, S.A.O., A.G. Mugasha, N.S.Y. Mdoe, P. B. Mbwaga, F.H. Johnsen, J. .B. Aune and V.V.K. Gerald. 2004.Agroforestry technologies for soil fertility improvement and wood production in semi arid areas of Tanzania. Pp 44-46. In: A.J. P. Tarimo,E.K. Batamuzi, L.D.B. Kinabo, J.K. Mligo, P.M. kawamala (Eds). Rresearch Dissemination series No.1. Improving crop production. TARP II-SUA project.59 pp.

About Ecosystems and Conservation

The Department of Ecosystems and Conservation is one of the Seven departments in the College of Forestry,Wildlife and Tourism, Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) located in Morogoro Region, Tanzania.