Long-term changes in Serengeti-Mara wildebeest and land cover: pastoralism, population, or policies?

@article{Homewood2001LongtermCI,
  title={Long-term changes in Serengeti-Mara wildebeest and land cover: pastoralism, population, or policies?},
  author={K Homewood and Eric F. Lambin and Ernestina Coast and A Kariuki and I Kikula and J Kivelia and Monira Said and Sven Serneels and Mark Thompson},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  year={2001},
  volume={98 22},
  pages={12544-9}
}
Declines in habitat and wildlife in semiarid African savannas are widely reported and commonly attributed to agropastoral population growth, livestock impacts, and subsistence cultivation. However, extreme annual and shorter-term variability of rainfall, primary production, vegetation, and populations of grazers make directional trends and causal chains… CONTINUE READING
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