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  • Local knowledge of plants and their uses among women in the Bale Mountains, Ethiopia 

    Contributor:Luizza, Matthew W.; Young, Heather; Kuroiwa, Christina; Evangelista, Paul; Worede, Aserat; Bussmann, Rainer W.; Weimer, Amber
    Women's local ecological knowledge (LEK) is noted by many scholars to be unique and important for local conservation and development planning. Although LEK integration is inherent to ethnobotanical research, in Ethiopia, ...
  • Assessing habitat quality of the mountain nyala Tragelaphus buxtoni in the Bale Mountains, Ethiopia 

    Contributor:Evangelista, Paul H.; Norman, John, III; Swartzinki, Paul; Young, Nicholas E.
    Populations of the endangered mountain nyala Tragelaphus buxtoni are significantly threatened by the loss of critical habitat. Population estimates are tentative, and information on the species' distribution and available ...
  • Demographic observations of mountain nyala Tragelaphus buxtoni in a controlled hunting area, Ethiopia 

    Contributor:Evangelista, Paul; Young, Nicholas; Swift, David; Wolde, Asrat
    The highlands of Ethiopia are inhabited by the culturally and economically significant mountain nyala Tragelaphus buxtoni, an endemic spiral horned antelope. The natural range of this species has become highly fragmented ...
  • Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale region, Ethiopia 

    Contributor:Bussmann, Rainer W.; Swartzinsky, Paul; Worede, Aserat; Evangelista, Paul
    This paper reports on the plant use of laypeople of the Oromo in Southern Ethiopia. The Oromo in Bale had names/uses for 294 species in comparison to 230 species documented in the lower reaches of the Bale area. Only 13 ...
  • Bale Mountains forest tree demography data 

    Contributor:Young, Nicholas E.; Romme, William H.; Evangelista, Paul; Mengistu, Tefera; Worede, Aserat; Colorado State University. Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory
    Prism sampling data across the Bale Mountains, Ethiopia. These data are collected from four different forests.

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