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The impact of population density on forest management and use in Uganda
To investigate the relationship between population density and forest management and use in Uganda, this study focuses on agricultural communities in four districts representing contrasting population levels, forest resources ...
Attitudes of local communities towards forest management practices in Uganda: the case of Budongo Forest Reserve
Positive attitudes of local communities towards forest management practices are an essential prerequisite for local participation in forest management. In Budongo Forest Reserve, local communities have negative attitudes ...
Firewood consumption around Budongo forest reserve in western Uganda
Wood fuel is renewable, but its consumption can not be sustained when the rate of harvesting exceeds the growth rate. Per capita consumption of firewood was 0.7 cubic metres in Masindi and 0.6 cubic metres in Hoima district. ...
A site report prepared for presentation to the local people of Lwanika, Budhala and Forest Department Office, Iganga District, Uganda
(Uganda Forestry Resources and Institutions Centre (UFRIC), 1999)
Mbazzi and Namungo forest: a site report
A socio-economic analysis of forest foods consumption in Hoima and Masindi Districts of Uganda.
(African Crop Science Society, 1997)
Millions of households in the developing world depend on food from forests to supplement their diets especially as emergency food supplies during drought, famine and war periods. Forest foods, therefore, make a critical ...
Echuya forest reserve and its users
Potential for community-based forest resource management in Uganda: the case of non-gazetted forests of Hoima and Masindi districts, western Uganda
(Uganda Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 1994)
Uganda's forest resources are important for the country's growth and development. Though there is in place a mechanism for controlled use of gazetted forests, lack of an organised management institution has left common ...