Participatory assessment of soil erosion severity and performance of mitigation measures using stakeholder workshops in Koga catchment, Ethiopia.

@article{Jemberu2018ParticipatoryAO,
  title={Participatory assessment of soil erosion severity and performance of mitigation measures using stakeholder workshops in Koga catchment, Ethiopia.},
  author={Walle Jemberu and Jantiene E M Baartman and Luuk Fleskens and Coen J. Ritsema},
  journal={Journal of environmental management},
  year={2018},
  volume={207},
  pages={230-242}
}
Farmers possess a wealth of knowledge regarding soil erosion and soil and water conservation (SWC), and there is a great demand to access it. However, there has been little effort to systematically document farmers' experiences and perceptions of SWC measures. Sustainable Land Management (SLM) has largely evolved through local traditional practices rather than adoption based on scientific evidence. This research aimed to assess soil erosion and performance of different SWC measures from the… CONTINUE READING