Assessment of Tree Species for Fuelwood Consumption in Northern Guinea Savannah Eco-region: A Case Study of Selected Local Government Areas of Katsina State, Nigeria
作者: A. I. SodimuM. B. UsmanM. M. Olorukooba
作者单位: 1Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria, P.M.B. 2273, Afaka, Kaduna, Nigeria.
刊名: Asian Journal of Research in Agriculture and Forestry, 2020, pp.22-29
来源数据库: SCIENCEDOMAIN international
DOI: 10.9734/ajraf/2020/v5i130075
关键词: FuelwoodNorthern GuineaEco-regionKatsinaConsumptionTree species.
原始语种摘要: Evaluation of preferred tree species for fuelwood consumption in selected local overnment area of Katsina State was studied. Random sampling techniques was used to administer thirty (30) questionnaire in each of the four (4) selected local government areas to make a total of one hundred and twenty (120) questionnaires. One hundred (100) were retrieved. The result revealed that Isoberlinia doka was the most preferred (24%) tree species for fuel consumption because of its high fire retaining capacity, low smoke and low moisture holding capacity while Cassia species and Odina barteri were the least (3% each). The major (70%) source of fuel wood supply to the market was from the forest. Funtua local government consumed more Fuelwood/head/year (64.06t/person/year) than all the other selected...
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  • Nigeria 尼日利亚
  • consumption 消耗
  • local 局部的
  • sustainable 能保持一定速度的
  • majority 多数
  • region 地域
  • supply 供给
  • economic 经济的
  • market 市场
  • subsidized 有补贴的