Journal of
Horticulture and Forestry

  • Abbreviation: J. Hortic. For.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9782
  • DOI: 10.5897/JHF
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 302

Full Length Research Paper

Growth and survival rate of endemic trees of Ethiopia: Olea africana and Hagenia abysinicca in Lake Haramaya Watershed, Eastern Ethiopia

Eba Muluneh Sorecha
  • Eba Muluneh Sorecha
  • School of Natural Resources Management and Environmental Sciences, Haramaya University, P. O. Box: 138, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 05 March 2017
  •  Accepted: 11 April 2017
  •  Published: 31 May 2017

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