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Diversity And Distribution Of Moist Afro Montane Forest Pdf

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Bird Diversity in Nensebo Moist Afromontane Forest Fragment, South Eastern Ethiopia.

For forest ecosystem management to be effective, explicit understanding of the species diversity-environmental relationship along elevation gradient is crucial. This study aimed at identifying and describing plant communities and also documenting their species diversity. Evaluation of relationships between selected environmental variables and species diversity was another objective of this study. These plots were used for shrub and herb diversity assessment. Within each sample plot, all plant species were documented and their scientific names were identified. Environmental variables, such as: elevation, aspect and slope, were also recorded for each main plot.

Metrics details. The area-based structure variables on plot level have a highly significant effect on total basal area growth. However, the effects of forest density and species richness on productivity were not straight forward. Maximum basal area production of about 0. Other neighbourhood structure variables were only occasionally significant or not significant at all.

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Diversity and production in an Afromontane Forest

The principal human-induced disturbance regimes affecting this forest include logging and livestock grazing. We used a cluster analysis to identify plant communities and non-metric multidimensional scaling NMDS ordination to investigate environmental factors that influenced the distribution of the emergent plant communities. Three plant communities were identified: a Juniperus procera-Maytenus senegalensis community, which represented a phase of the potential natural dry Afromontane forest vegetation on steep slopes with shallow soils, a Pterolobium stellatum-Celtis africana community, found on more mesic sites, and a Cadia purpurea-Opuntia ficus-indica community, typically representing severely disturbed habitats. Altitude, slope, soil depth and distance to the nearest stream, which we collectively interpreted as a moisture gradient, and forest disturbance separated the plant communities. With only 39 of the 79 recorded woody species present in the seedling layer, the forest currently faces an extinction debt of 50 percent of the total woody species pool.

Here, forests survive in a grassland matrix and fire has played a key role in their with other environmental variables such as altitude and moisture remain unknown. Few species distributions were influenced by distance to streams or altitude. Afromontane Forest Diversity and the Role of Grassland-Forest Transition in.

Ethiopian vegetation types, climate and topography

The diverse climate of various ecological regions of the country has driven the establishment of diverse vegetation, which range from Afroalpine vegetation in the mountains to the arid and semi-arid vegetation type in the lowlands. The formation of Ethiopian vegetation is highly connected to the climate and geological history of the country. Highland uplift and rift formation due to volcanic forces formed novel habitats with different topography and climatic conditions that have ultimately become drivers for vegetation diversification.

This study was aimed to determine woody species composition, diversity, and vegetation structure and to investigate major threats to Wurg forest, southwest Ethiopia. Voucher specimens were brought to the Ethiopian Biodiversity Institute for identification and deposited there. R program version A total of 76 woody species representing 40 families were recorded.

Woody Species Diversity and Vegetation Structure of Wurg Forest, Southwest Ethiopia

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  1. Gianfranco V.

    Afromontane Forest Diversity and the Role of Grassland-Forest role in defining tree species distributions in species rich tropical forests. with other environmental variables such as altitude and moisture remain unknown.

    26.11.2020 at 01:39 Reply
  2. Zenobia O.

    PDF | Questions How are plant species distribution patterns in tropical altitudinal effect on species diversity in the Ethiopian moist montane forests is is likely to affect the distribution of the endemic Afromontane species.

    01.12.2020 at 16:56 Reply

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