International Journal of
Biodiversity and Conservation

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Biodivers. Conserv.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-243X
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJBC
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 650

Full Length Research Paper

Land use/cover change analysis and local community perception towards land cover change in the lowland of Bale rangelands, Southeast Ethiopia

Mohammed Mussa
  • Mohammed Mussa
  • Collage of Agriculture and Natural Resource, Madda Wallabu University, P. O. Box 246, Bale-Robe, Ethiopia.
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Habtamu Teka
  • Habtamu Teka
  • Collage of Agriculture and Natural Resource, Madda Wallabu University, P. O. Box 246, Bale-Robe, Ethiopia.
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Yared Mesfin
  • Yared Mesfin
  • College of Agriculture and Environmental Science, Arsi University, Assela, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 21 July 2017
  •  Accepted: 23 October 2017
  •  Published: 31 December 2017

How to cite this article

APA /
Mussa, M., Teka, H., & Mesfin, Y. (2017). Land use/cover change analysis and local community perception towards land cover change in the lowland of Bale rangelands, Southeast Ethiopia. International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation, 9(12), 363-372.
Chicago /
Mohammed Mussa, Habtamu Teka and Yared Mesfin. "Land use/cover change analysis and local community perception towards land cover change in the lowland of Bale rangelands, Southeast Ethiopia." International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation 9, no. 12 (2017): 363-372.
MLA /
Mohammed Mussa, Habtamu Teka and Yared Mesfin. "Land use/cover change analysis and local community perception towards land cover change in the lowland of Bale rangelands, Southeast Ethiopia." International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation 9.12 (2017): 363-372.