Land use / cover dynamics and its drivers in Gelda catchment , Lake Tana watershed , Ethiopia

  • Ebrahim Esa Hassen, Mohamed Assen
  • Published 2017
Background: The demand for meeting local food production has caused farmlands to expand at the cost of natural forests and grasslands in the Ethiopian highlands. However, empirical evidences on rate and patterns of LULC dynamics, and major driving forces in highlands of Ethiopia at catchment level were rare to contribute to design effective land management… CONTINUE READING