Socioeconomic determinants of cultivation of non-wood forest products in southern Nigeria

  title={Socioeconomic determinants of cultivation of non-wood forest products in southern Nigeria},
  author={N. A. Chukwuone},
  journal={Biodiversity and Conservation},
Cultivation of non-wood forest products (NWFP), although a veritable means of ecosystem and biodiversity conservation and improved natural resource management, has not been sustained in southern Nigeria (Nigeria’s major forest region) notwithstanding the unprecedented rate of depletion of the resource in the wild. For example, efforts in the past to support cultivation of NWFP in southern Nigeria under a USAID funded Cross River State forestry project, especially through nursery establishment… CONTINUE READING


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