Journal of
Ecology and The Natural Environment

  • Abbreviation: J. Ecol. Nat. Environ.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9847
  • DOI: 10.5897/JENE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 355

Table of Content: August 2017; 9(8)

August 2017

Fuel wood utilization impacts on forest resources of Gechi District, South Western Ethiopia

Fuel wood remains the main energy source for the majority of the people in Gechi District of South Western Ethiopia. As compared to the situation in the past, the forest cover is now generally very sparse in the densely populated areas where rapid rates of deforestation and forest degradation have occurred due to the heavy demand on forest products, mainly fuel wood. Therefore, this study was conducted with the...

Author(s): Berhanu Niguse Feyisa, Debela Hunde Feyssa and Dereje Bekele Jiru