Melkamu Kassaye Mekonen

Full Name Melkamu Kassaye
About me I’m Melkamu Kassaye Mekonen; I graduated with my BSC in Forest and Nature Conservation at Mekelle University in Ethiopia, and the University of Gondar in Ethiopia awarded me a MSc degree in Forest Management and Utilization., researcher and instructor in the department of forestry and climate science, Injibara University, Ethiopia. I have four years of research and five years of education, research, and community-based project experiences in the forestry, environment, and agricultural fields. I wish to get a PhD in Forestry, particularly on natural forest optimization and ecological interaction and management of bamboo forest resources in China or Ethiopia, based on the agreement with the supervisors.
Academic Rank Lecture
Education Attended
  • BSc in Forest and Nature ConservationMSc in Forest Management and Utilization
Working Experience
  • 16/01/2013 – 30/09/2017 (3 years and 9 months): Sekota Dryland Agricultural
  • Research Center, Amhara Regional Agricultural Research Institute, EthiopiaForestry researcher;
  • Forestry research project and team coordinator; Proposal development; Conducting experiments and research in forestry; Final paper writing, presenting, and publishing
  • 13/11/2018 – Till now: Injibara University, Ethiopia, Forestry lecturer, and Researcher Head department of forestry and climate science for two years; Agriculture Research and community service reviewing; Conducting research and community service in forestry
  • Kassaye M, Abebe G, Nigusie G, Eshte M (2020) Adaptability of Different Eucalyptus Species in Lasta-Lalibela District Northeastern Highland of Ethiopia. Fores Res. 9:233. DOI: 10. 35248/2168-9776.20.9.233
  • Eshetie M, Kassaye M, Abebe G, Belete Y, Nigusie G, Asmare S (2020) Factors Hindering Seedling Survival in Sekota District, North Eastern Amhara, Ethiopia. Fores Res. 9:242. DOI: 10. 35248/2168-9776.20.9.242
  • Kassaye M, Abebe G, Abiyu A, Wondie M, Belay B (2020) Selection of Different Trees/Shrubs Species for Rehabilitation of Degraded Lands in Wag-Lasta Area, Northeastern Ethiopia. Fores Res. 9:231. DOI: 10. 35248/2168-9776.20.9.231
  • Kassaye, M.; Abiyu, A.; Alemu, A. Effect of Forest Restoration on Vegetation Composition and Soil Characteristics in North Wollo and Waghemira Zones, Northeastern Ethiopia. Environ. Sci. Proc. 2022, 13, 14. IECF2021-10776
  • Melkamu Kassaye Mekonen, Abrham Abiyu Hailu, Asmamaw Alemu Abitew, & quot; Social and Institutional Status of Area Exclosure in North Wollo and Waghemira Zones, Northeastern Ethiopia& quot;, International Journal of Forestry Research, vol. 2022, Article ID 9368955, 12 pages, 2022.
  •  Binega Derebe, Yonas Derebe, Melkamu Kassaye, "Diversity, Abundance, and Habitat Association of Medium and Large-Sized Mammals in Tiski Waterfall, Awi Zone, Ethiopia & quot;, International Journal of Zoology, vol. 2022, Article ID 4927041, 9 pages, 2022.
  • Amsalu Alamerew, Menale Mulu, Asmamaw Abtew, Demel Fanta, Beyene Alem, Melkamu Mekonnen, Mulugeta Asres, "Effect of Different Growing Niches on Stand Structure of Highland Bamboo (Yushania lpine) in West Amhara, Northern Ethiopia & quot;, International Journal of Forestry Research, vol.2022, Article ID 9914209, 10 pages, 2022.
  • Melkamu Kassaye, Amsalu Nigatu, Bahiru Gedamu, Yonas Derebe, Mulugeta Tamir, Fentahun Ayene, Etsegent Emiru, Beyene Belay. 2023. Assisted natural regeneration of selected tree species through silviculture interventions as a tool for restoring degraded natural forests in northwestern Ethiopia. Forest Science and Technology. 19 (3),
  • Kassaye, M., Tamer M., Temesgen, F., Derebe B., Derebe, Y., (2023). Effects of environmental changes on vegetation and soil characteristics at Lewi Afromontane forest and wetland in Northwestern Ethiopia, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, DOI:

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