Conservation of Woody Plant Diversity in Kenya

  title={Conservation of Woody Plant Diversity in Kenya},
  author={Kimberly E. Medley and John K. Maingi and Christine M. Mutiti},
Environmental conditions along humid to arid gradients in Kenya contribute to woody plant diversity patterns and complicate their conservation as an important resource for human livelihoods. Applied conservation research links floristic and ethnobotanical inventories of woody plant species, measures landscape ecological complexity and the value of woody vegetation types as a cultural resource, and effectively integrates research with application in the context of global environmental policies… CONTINUE READING