GIS Laboratory


Ali, H., F.M. Qamer, M.S. Ahmed, U. Khan, A.H. Habib, A.A. Chaudhry, S. Ashraf and B.N. Khan. (2012). Ecological Ranking of Districts of Pakistan: A Geopsatial Approach. Pakistan Journal of Botany, 44(SI2) 263 - 268. (IF: 0.907)

Akram, U., F.M. Qamer, S.M. Raza, H. Ali, U. Saeed, N. Ahmed. (2012). Spatial mapping and development of a WebGIS application of wetlands of Pakistan. Rec. Zool. Surv. Pakistan, 21: 35-41
Gill K., N. Shahzad, I. Ashraf, U. Saeed, and F. Laghari. (2012). Impact of floods 2010 in coastal areas of Pakistan – a case study of Kharo Chann – Thatta District. Rec.Zool. Surv. Pakistan, 21: 29-34
Akram U, N. Shahzad, U. Saeed, S. Naeem, S.G. Hashmi and I. Iqbal. (2012). Juniper Forest Belt Assessment Using Object Based Image Analysis, Sulaiman Range, Pakistan. In: 7th International Conference on Cooperation and Promotion of Information Resources in Science and Technology (COINFO'12), 22-25 November, NanJing, China
Qamer, F.M., S. Abbas, R. Saleem, K. Shehzad, H. Ali & H. Gilani. (2012). Forest cover change assessment in conflict-affected areas of Northwest Pakistan: the case of Swat and Shangla districts. Journal of Mountain Science, 9 (3): 297-306 (IF: 1.000)
Ali, H., U. Akram, S. Abbas, M.S. Ahmed, F.M. Qamer, R. Saleem, A.A. Chaudhry, M. Nagai and M.N. Awan. (2012). Use of Geospatial Technology for Habitat Evaluation of Western Tragopan (Tragopan melanocephalus) in selected areas of AJK, Pakistan (Abstract). In: 32nd Pakistan Congress of Zoology (International). March 6 - 8, 2012. Lahore, Pakistan. p. 273. Abstract # FEWFM 56.
Minhas, R.A., K.B. Ahmed, M.S. Awan, Q. Zaman, N.I. Dar, H. Ali. (2012). Distribution Patterns and Population Status of the Himalayan Grey Langur (Semnopithecus ajax) in Machiara National Park, Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan. Pakistan J. Zool. 44(3): 869-877 (IF: 0.338)
Awan, M.N., H. Ali, Lee, D.C. (2012). An annotated checklist of birds and conservation issues in Salkhala Game Reserve, an isolated Important Bird Area in Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. Forktail, 28: 38-43 (IF: 0.417)
Khan, B., Ahmed, W., Ablimit, A., Fakhri, S. and Ali, H. (2012). Range extension of four highland agamid lizards in Shimshal Pamir, Pakistan. Journal of Arid Land 4(1): 77-84. doi: 10.3724/SP.J.1227.2012.00077 (IF: 0.542)
Qamer, F.M., Ali. H., Ashraf, S., Daud, A., Gillani, H., Mirza, H., Rehman, H.U. (2011). Distribution and Habitat Mapping of Key Fauna Species in Selected Areas of Western Himalaya, Pakistan. Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences 21 (2 Suppl.) 396 – 399 (IF: 0.585)
Ali, H., Grimmett, R., Asraf, S., Khan, U., Saleem, R., Abbas, S. and Akram, U. (2011). Diversity and Distribution of Avifauna in Pakistan (Abstract). In: National Symposium on Biodiversity of Pakistan. June 7 – 9, 2011. Islamabad, Pakistan. p. 48. Abstract # 84.
Khan, W. A., Akhtar, M., Ahmad, S. A., Abid, M., Ali, H. & Yaqub, A. (2010). Historical and Current Distribution of Smooth-coated otter (Lutrogale perspicillata sindica) in Sindh, Pakistan. Pakistan J. Wildl., 1: 5 - 15
Ali, H., Saleem, R., Qamer, F. M., Khan W. A., Abbas, S., Gunasekara, K., Hazarika, M., Ahmed, M. S. & Akhtar, M. 2010. Habitat Evaluation of Smooth-coated Otter (Lutrogale perspicillata) in Indus Plains of Pakistan using Remote Sensing and GIS. In: ISPRS Technical Commission VIII Symposium, 9 - 12 August 2010. Volume XXXVIII, Part 8. ISSN 1682-1777. (
Saeed U, Gilani H, Shahzad N, Khan U, Akbar G and Nawaz R. (2010). “Integrating in situ, aerial and space borne data for monitoring coastal change trends in Keti Bunder – a fifty five years comparison”. ISNET/NARSS seminar on “Bridging the gap through Satellite technology” 18-21October, 2010. Cairo, Egypt
Shahzad N, Saeed U, Ali H, Akram U, Khan Baber and Gill K. (2010) "Use of GIS/RS for the improvement of legal notification of Khunjerab National Park – a step towards better ecosystem management", International symposium on "Benefiting from Earth Observation: Bridging the Data Gap for Adaptation to Climate Change in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region" 4-6 October 2010, Khatmandu, Nepal Khan, W. A., Qasim, M., Ahmad, E., Ali, H., Qamar, F. M., Chaudhry, A. A., Bhaagat, H. B., Akhtar, M. and Ahmad, M. S.( 2010). Smooth coated otter (Lutrogale perspicillata sindica): Review Article. Pakistan J. Zool. Accepted (ISI Impact Factor = 0.189)
Ali, H. Jahan, S. Qamer, F.M., Ahmed, S.M., Khan, U., Gillani, H., Saleem, R., Dar, N.I. & Minhas, R.A. (2009). Mapping Distribution, Potential Habitat and Breeding Ranges of Himalayan Musk Deer (Moschus chrysogaster) in Machiara National Park, Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan. In Proceedings of V World Conference on Mountain Ungulates, 10-14 November 2009, Granada, Spain.
Khan, W.A., Qasim, M., Ahmad, E., Akbar, G., Habib, A.H., Ali, H., Mueen, F., Chaudhry, A.A., Iqbal, S., Bhaagat, H.B., Akhtar, M. And Ahmad, M.S. (2009). A Survey of Smooth-coated Otters (Lutrogale perspicillata sindica) in the Sindh Province of Pakistan. IUCN Otter Spec. Group Bull. 26 (1): 15–31.
Saeed, U., N. Shahzad, R. Nawaz and H. Gillani (2009). Remote Sensing for Sustainable Forest Management - a case study of Monitoring Pai Forest Irrigated Plantation by using LCCS and Object Based Classification Technique. ISNET SAR and optical applications for natural resources and environment management, November 2-5, 2009, GORS headquarters, Damascus, Syria.
Saeed, U., K. Gill, H. Ali, H. Gillani and N. Shahzad (2009). Pre and Post earthquake forest damage assessment - a case study of 2005 earthquake impact on forest of Machiara National Park, Pakistan. 5th IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies, October 19-20, 2009, FAST, Islamabad.
Gill, K., H. Ali, H. Gilani, U. Saeed and I. Ashraf (2009). GIS as a tool of resolving protected area boundary issues, Machiara National Park, Pakistan (Western Himalayan Ecoregion). International workshop on the Northern Eurasia High Mountain Ecosystems, September 8-13, 2009, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
Qamer, F.M., M.S. Ashraf, N. Hussain, R. Saleem, H. Ali, H. Mirza, U. Akram, S.M. Raza. (2009). Pakistan Wetlands GIS - A multi-scale national wetlands inventory. In: 33rd International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, May 4-8, 2008, Stresa, Italy.
Saeed. U., H. Gillani, N. Shahzad and K. Gill (2009). “Remote sensing based forest change trend analysis - a case study of mangrove forest of Keti Bunder. Indus Delta”. 2nd Pakistan Botanic Garden Conference on ‘Botanic Garden: A vehicle to promote Public/Private/NGOs Partnership’, February 02-04, GC university Lahore
Gill. K., Anwer. U, Ashraf. I, Gilani. H, Saeed. U (2009). " Identifying temporal change through high resolution satellite images - an example of Pai Forest Irrigated Plantation" 2nd Pakistan Botanic Garden Conference on ‘Botanic Garden: A vehicle to promote Public/Private/NGOs Partnership’, February 02-04, GC university Lahore
Khan, W.A., M. Qasim, E. Ahmad, G. Akbar, A.H. Habib, H. Ali, F. Mueen, A.A. Chaudhry, S. Iqbal, H.B. Bhaagat, M. Akhtar and M.S. Ahmad. (2009). A Survey of Smooth Coated Otters (Lutrogale perspicillata sindica) in the Sindh Province of Pakistan. IUCN Otter Spec. Group Bull. 26 (1): 15 – 31
Ali, H., (2009). Mapping of Potential Habitat and Breeding Ranges of Himalayan Musk Deer (Moschus Chrysogastor) in Different Localities of Pakistan. M.Phil. dissertation Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan.
Shahzad. N., H. Gillani, U. Saeed, R. Nawaz and K. Gill (2008). “Implementation of LCCS legend and temporal landcover analysis of Keenjhar fresh water Lake”. Journal of Research (science), BZU Multan. 2 (19).
Qamer, F.M., H. Ali, S. Ashraf, A. Daud, H. Gillani, H. Mirza, U. Akram, and H. Rehman (2008). Habitat mapping of key fauna species in selected areas of Western Himalaya, Pakistan. In: proceedings of International conference on Education for wildlife sustainability, 30-31 January 2008, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore.
Gilani, H., U. Saeed, A. Daud and S. Ashraf (2008). Extraction of Digital Elevation Model through Stereo Satellite Data. In: Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS), November 10-14, 2008, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Gilani, H., U. Saeed, S.M. Raza, K. Gill and R. Mahmood (2008). GIS/RS based mapping of Hudiara Drain. In: National Seminar on State and challenges of GIS and Remote Sensing Applications in Water Sector, Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources, Ministry of Science and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Qamer, F.M., R. Saleem, N. Hussain and S., M. Raza (2008). Multi-scale watershed database of Pakistan. In: 10th International Symposium on High Mountain Remote Sensing Cartography (HMRSC X), September 8-11, 2008, Katmandu, Nepal.
Qamer, F.M. (2007). Pakistan Wetlands Inventory Data Model- An approach based on Asian Wetlands Inventory, ISO 19115, and Information Model for Biological Collections guideline. In: proceedings of Student Conference on Conservation Science, University of Cambridge, March 2007, Cambridge, UK.
Saeed, U. (2007). Using ERDAS IMAGINE® for accurate estimation of mangrove forest extent in Sind coastline, Pakistan. In: subpixel classifier page of the Leica Geosystems Geospatial Imaging website.
Saeed, U., A. Daud and S. Ashraf (2007). Mangroves Forest Change Assessment in Maini Hor Region. Journal of Scientific Research, University of the Punjab.
Fatima, K., U. Saeed, A. Daud and S. Ashraf (2006). Use of Multispectral Data for Vegetation Cover Identification through Subpixel Classification Technique. Journal of Scientific Research, University of the Punjab.
Saeed, U., A. Daud and S. Ashraf (2006). Estimation and quantification of mangrove forest extent by using different spatial resolution satellite data for the Sandspit area of Karachi coast. Journal of Scientific Research, University of the Punjab.
Ashraf, S, R. Nawaz., A. Daud and F.M. Qamer (2004). Mapping Western Tragopan (Tragopan melanocephalus) habitat and distribution pattern in the Palas Valley, Pakistan using landcover, terrain and field survey data. In: proceedings of International symposium on Galliformes, April 2004, Deradun, India.
Ashraf, S, Q. Nadeem and M. Hasan (2004). Mapping mangrove forest extent in a selected part of Indus delta. In: Identifying management and protection gaps using Landsat data. Forever Indus. In Proceedings of the consultative workshop on the Indus Delta Eco-region. WWF-Pakistan, Lahore.
Awan G. A., T. Ahmed and S. Ashraf (2004). Distribution and ecology of Punjab Urial (Ovis vegneii punjabensis), Zoological Journal of Pakistan, Vol 2. Punjab University, Lahore.
Ashraf, S., K. Crossing and Q. Nadeem (2002). Integration of DEMs, Satellite Imagery and Field Data for Alpine Vegetation Mapping in Pakistan. In: 22nd ESRI International Users Conference.