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Challenges of Linking Socio-Economic Significance and Conservation Value of Forests in Drylands of Kenya: Case Study of Kirisia Forest-Samburu Pastoralists Coexistence

By Joseph Hitimana, James Legilisho Ole Kiyiapi, Pauline Wambui Kibugi, Hamphrey Kisioh, Rose Mayienda, Fiesta Warinwa, Philip Lenaiyasa and Daudi Sumba

Submitted: December 9th 2010Reviewed: May 28th 2011Published: November 14th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/24656

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Joseph Hitimana, James Legilisho Ole Kiyiapi, Pauline Wambui Kibugi, Hamphrey Kisioh, Rose Mayienda, Fiesta Warinwa, Philip Lenaiyasa and Daudi Sumba (November 14th 2011). Challenges of Linking Socio-Economic Significance and Conservation Value of Forests in Drylands of Kenya: Case Study of Kirisia Forest-Samburu Pastoralists Coexistence, Biological Diversity and Sustainable Resources Use Oscar Grillo and Gianfranco Venora, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/24656. Available from:

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