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Socio-Economic and Institutional Factors Influencing Adoption of Agroforestry in Arid and Semi Arid (ASALs) Areas of Sub Saharan Africa
(International Journal of Forestry and Horticulture (IJFH, 2020)
The slow pace in adoption of agroforestry in the Sub Saharan Africa, particularly in arid and semi arid areas (ASALs) warrant an understanding of the underlying factors. Several studies have indicated that in resource ...
Distribution of the Benefits of Ngare Ndare Forest Trust and Il Ngwesi Group Ranch Ecotourism Enterprises in Kenya
Equity in distribution of the benefits of ecotourism is critical as many African communities have remained poor though they occupy areas that are rich in tourism resources. In Kenya, some studies show tourism has ...
Effects Of Logging On The Diversity Of Tree Species In Kerisoi Natural Forest, Nakuru County, Kenya
(International Journal of Innovative Research and Advanced Studies (IJIRAS), 2020)
Logging is a major human activity that has resulted in deforestation and forest degradation. In Mau Forest, logging has led to reduced diversity of tree species. The present study adopted a combination of line transects ...
Impacts of Long-Term Disturbance on Soil Health With Relation To Vegetation Distribution in a Tropical Ecosystem
(Plant and Environmental Research Institute, 2020)
Land-use and land-cover changes are the main cause of soil degradation and associated human and environmental problems. The study was conducted in Mai Mahiu ecosystem, Kenya whose aim was to assess long-term (1985 to 2015) ...
Potential Application of DNA Barcoding Technology for Identification of Medicinal Plant Species Traded in Nairobi County, Kenya
There exists a long history of herbal products use but recently there are concerns on authenticity and safety of some these products. Majority of the herbal products traded in Kenyan markets are processed plant parts, which ...
Challenges and Opportunities of Participatory Management of Upland Wetland in Kiambu County, Kenya
Kinyariro MS, Njuguna SG, Macharia G. 2020. Challenges and opportunities of participatory management of Upland Wetland in Kiambu county, Kenya. Bonorowo Wetlands 10: 78-91. Wetlands are continuously degraded through ...