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LUCID ARTICLES AND WORKING PAPERS

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WORKING PAPER 1:
Campbell, David J. 1999. Response to drought among farmers and herders in Southern Kajiado District, Kenya: A comparison of 1972-1976. Human Ecology 27, 3: 377-416.

WORKING PAPER 2:
Reid, R.S., R.S. Kruska, N. Muthui, A. Taye, S. Wotton, C.J. Wilson, and Woudyalew Mulatu. 2000. Land use and land cover dynamics in response to changes in climatic, biological and socio-political forces: Method development and a test case in Southwestern Ethiopia. Landscape Ecology 15: 339-355.

WORKING PAPER 3:
Campbell, David J., Helen Gichohi, Albert Mwangi, and Lucy Chege, 2000. Land use conflicts in S.E. Kajiado District, Kenya. Land Use Policy 17, 4:338-348.

WORKING PAPER 4:
Reid, R.S., P.K. Thornton and R.L. Kruska. 2001. Livestock disease control and the changing landscapes of South-west Ethiopia. In: A. Angelsen and D. Kaimowitz (eds), Agricultural Technologies and Tropical Deforestation, pp 271- 290.

WORKING PAPER 5:
Reid R.S., Kruska, R.L., Diechmann, U., Thornton, P.K., and Leak S.G., 2000. Human population growth and extinction of the tsetse fly. Agricultural Ecosystems and Environment 77: 227-236.

WORKING PAPER 6:
Maitima, Joseph M. 2001. Separating natural and anthropogenic causes of global change. Prepared for Encyclopaedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), UN/UNESCO publication. 20 pages.

WORKING PAPERS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD

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WORKING PAPER 7:
Ntiati Paul, February 2002.
Group Ranches Subdivision Study in Loitokitok Division of Kajiado District Kenya.

 

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WORKING PAPER 8:
Mbugua, Simon M. 2002. Influence of land use patterns on diversity, distribution and abundance of small mammals in Gachoka Division of Mbeere District, Kenya. 64 pages.

 

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WORKING PAPER 9:
Gachimbi, Louis N., 2002. Technical report on soil survey and sampling: Embu - Mbeere Districts, Kenya. 25 pages.

 

(PDF - 363kb)

WORKING PAPER 10:
Gachimbi, Louis N., 2002. Technical report on soil survey and sampling: Loitokitok Division, Kajiado District, Kenya. 21 pages.

 

(PDF - 372kb)

WORKING PAPER 11:
Smucker, Thomas A., 2002. Land tenure reform and changes in land use and land management in semi-arid Tharaka, Kenya. 45 pages.

 

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WORKING PAPER 12:
Pomeroy, Derek, Joy Tukahirwa, Samuel Mugisha, Robinah Nanyunja, Mary Namaganda and Nathan Chelimo. 2002. Linkages between changes in land use land degradation and biodiversity. A Preliminary investigation in S.W. Uganda. 48 pages.

 

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WORKING PAPER 13:
Olson, Jennifer M., Joseph M. Maitima, Francois Bart, David J. Campbell, Helen Gichohi, Salome Misana, Milline Mbonile, Samuel Mugisha, Joy Tukahirwa and Robin S. Reid. 1999. Land use change analysis as an approach for investigating biodiversity loss and land degradation: A targetted research project proposal to UNEP-GEF

 

(PDF - 373KB)

WORKING PAPER 14:
Mugisha, Samuel. 2002. Root causes of land cover/use change in Uganda: An account of the past 100 years. 45 pages.

 

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WORKING PAPER 15:
Maitima, Joseph M. and Jennifer M. Olson. 2001. Guide to Field Methods for Comparative Site Analysis for the Land Use Change, Impacts and Dynamics Project.

 

(PDF - 1.7 MB)

WORKING PAPER 16:
Butt, Bilal and Jennifer M. Olson. 2002. An approach to dual land use and land cover interpretation of 2001 satellite imagery of the eastern slopes of Mt. Kenya.

 

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WORKING PAPER 17:
Tukahirwa, Joy. 2002. Policies, people and land use change in Uganda: A case study in Ntungamo, Lake Mburo and Sango Bay sites. 60 pages. Reviewers: Olson, Mbonile

 

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WORKING PAPER 18:
Campbell, David J., Helen Gichohi, Robin Reid, Albert Mwangi, Lucy Chege and Thor Sawin. 2002. Competition and Conflict between People and Wildlife in S.E. Kajiado District, Kenya. 34 pages.

 

(PDF - 1.8 MB)

WORKING PAPER 19:
Campbell, David J., David P. Lusch, Thomas A. Smucker, and Elizabeth Edna Wangui. 2003. Root causes of land use change in the Loitokitok Area, Kajiado District, Kenya.

 

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WORKING PAPER 20:
Olson, Jennifer M. , Bilal Butt, Fred Atieno, Joseph Maitima, Thomas A. Smucker, Eric Muchugu, George Murimi and Hong Xu. 2003. Multi-scale analysis of the root causes of land use and cover change in Embu and Mbeere Districts, Kenya.

 

(PDF 2.0 MB)

WORKING PAPER 21:
Campbell, David J., Helen Gichohi, Albert Mwangi and Thomas A. Smucker. 2003. An overview of land use issues in the communities of Loitokitok Division, Kajiado District, Kenya.

 

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WORKING PAPER 22:
Campbell, David J., Jennifer M. Olson, Thomas A. Smucker and Elizabeth Edna Wangui. 2003. Community workshops in the study of land-use dynamics: Examples from Kenya.

 

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WORKING PAPER 23:
Wangui, Elizabeth E.
2003. Links between Gendered Division of Labour and Land Uses in Kajiado District , Kenya

 

(PDF - 1.4 MB)

WORKING PAPER 24:
Mbonile, Milline J
. 2003. Absentee farmers and change of land management on Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.

 

(PDF - 800 KB)

WORKING PAPER 25:
Mbonile, Milline J., Salome Misana and Cosmas Sokoni.
2003. Land use change patterns and root causes of land use change on the southern slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania.

 

(PDF 1.8 MB)

WORKING PAPER 26:
Majule, A.E. 2003. A study on land use types, soils and linkage between soils and biodiversity along the slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania.

 

(PDF - 1.5MB)

WORKING PAPER 27:
Worden, Jeffrey, Robi, Reid and Helen Gichohi. 2003. Land-Use Impacts on Large Wildlife and Livestock in the Swamps of the Greater Amboseli Ecosystem.

 

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WORKING PAPER 28:
Taulya, Godfrey and Lilian Busingye. 2003. Results of Feedback Workshops in Sango Bay, Lake Mburo National Park and Ntungamo/Kabale, Uganda.

 

(PDF - 600KB)

WORKING PAPER 29:
Nanyunja, Robinah K. 2003. Human Perceptions of Biodiversity Losss in Uganda: Case Studies of Sango Bay, Lake Mburo National Park and Rubaale Grasslands.

 

(PDF - 600KB)

WORKING PAPER 30:
William Christopher M. 2003. The Implications of Changes in Land Use on Forests and Biodiversity: A Case of the "Half Mile Strip" on Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania.

 

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WORKING PAPER 31:
Noe, Christine. 2003. The Dynamics of land use changes and their impacts on the wildlife corridor between Mt. Kilimanjaro and Amboseli National Parks.

 

(PDF - 2.2 MB)

WORKING PAPER 32:
Maitima, Joseph M., Simon M. Mbugua, Fred Atieno and Stephen Mathai. 2004. Impacts of Land Use on Vegetation Species Composition, Distribution, Structure and Diversity: The Case of Embu and Mbeere District, Kenya.

 

(PDF - 630KB)

WORKING PAPER 33:
Maitima, Joseph M., Stephen M.Rucina, and Simon M. Mugatha. 2003. Vegetation survey in an agro-ecological gradient in Embu – Mbeere, Kenya.

 

(In Preparation)

WORKING PAPER 34:
Norton Griffiths, Michael and Bilal Butt. 2003. The Economics of Land Use Change in Loitokiok Division of Kajiado District, Kenya.

 

(In Preparation)

WORKING PAPER 35:
John M Githiga, Robin Reid, Andrew Muchiru, Sandra van Dijk. December 2003. Survey of Water Quality Changes with Land Use Type, in the Loitokitok Area, Kajiado District, Kenya.

 

(PDF - 1.2 MB)

WORKING PAPER 36:
Kamau, Peris. 2004. Forage Diceversity and Impact of Grazing Management on Rangeland Ecosystems in Mbeere District, Kenya.

 

(PDF - 1.2 MB)

WORKING PAPER 37:
Robert Mutuhi Chira. December 2003. Changes in Wildlife Habitat and Numbers in Embu and Mbeere Districts, Eastern Province, Kenya.

 

(PDF - 3.2 MB)

WORKING PAPER 38:
Misana, Salome B., A.E. Majule and Herbert V. Lyaruu. 2003. Linkages between Changes in Land Use, Biodiversity and Land Degradation on the Slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania.

 

(PDF - 1.4 MB)

WORKING PAPER 39:
John Otuoma. January 2004. The Effects of Wildlife-Livestock-Human Interactions on Habitat in the Meru Conservation Area, Kenya.

 

(PDF - 4.5 MB)

WORKING PAPER 40:
Herbert Valentine Lyaruu. 2002. Plant Biodiversity Component of the Land Use Change, Impacts and Dynamics Project, Mt Kilimanjaro, Tanzania.

 

(PDF - 569 KB)

WORKING PAPER 41:
Tukarhirwa, Joy. 2004. Land Use Change-Associated Deterioration in Soil Quality in Uganda :A Case Study from Sango Bay , Lake Mburo National Park Area and Kabale/Ntungamo Districts Border Area.

 

(PDF - 250 KB)

WORKING PAPER 42:
Maitima, J., R.S. Reid, L.N. Gachimbi, A. Majule, H. Lyaruu, D. Pomeroy, S. Mugatha, S. Mathai, S. Mugisha. 2004. The Linkages Between Land Use Change, Land Degradation and Biodiversity Across East Africa.

 

(PDF - 880KB)

WORKING PAPER 43:
Maitima, J., R.S. Reid, L.N. Gachimbi, A. Majule, H. Lyaruu, D. Pomeroy, S. Mugatha, S. Mathai, S. Mugisha. 2004. A Methodological Guide on How to Identify Trends and Linkages Between Changes in Land Use, Biodiversity and Land Degradation.

 

(PDF - 511KB)

WORKING PAPER 44:
Campbell, David J., Salome B. Misana and Jennifer M. Olson. 2004. Comparing the Kenyan and Tanzanian Slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro: Why are the adjacent land uses so distinct?

 

(PDF - 786KB )

WORKING PAPER 45:
Majule, A.E; M.J. Mbonile and D.J. Campbell. 2004
. Ecological Gradients as a Framework for Analysis of Land Use Change.

 

(PDF - 257KB)

Working Paper 46:
Mariene, Charity Tirindi. 2004
. Results of Feedback Workshops In Manyatta Division, Embu District and Siakago Division, Mbeere District: Kenya.

 

(PDF - 912KB)

WORKING PAPER 47:
Olson, Jennifer M., Salome Misana, David J. Campbell, Milline Mbonile and Sam Mugisha. 2004
. The Spatial Patterns and Root Causes of Land Use Change in East Africa.

 

(PDF - 2.7MB)

WORKING PAPER 48:
Olson, Jennifer M., Salome Misana, David J. Campbell, Milline Mbonile and Sam Mugisha. 2004
. A Research Framework to Identify the Root Causes of Land Use Change Leading to Land Degradation and Changing Biodiversity.

 

(PDF - 892KB)

WORKING PAPER 49:
Reid, Robin S., Louis N. Gachimbi, Jeff Worden, Edna E. Wangui, Stephen Mathai, Simon M. Mugatha, David J. Campbell, Joseph M. Maitima, Bilal Butt, Helen Gichohi and Eric Ogol. 2004
. Linkages between Changes in Land Use, Biodiversity and Land Degradation in the Loitokitok Area of Kenya.

 

(PDF - 922KB)

WORKING PAPER 51:
Iiyama Miyuki 2007. Livestock Diversification Patterns Among Households and Their Implications on Poverty and Resource Use:
A case Study from a Kerio River Basin Community.

 

(PDF - 505KB)

WORKING PAPER 52:
Iiyama Miyuki 2007. Implications of Crop-Livestock Interactions on changes in Human Welfare and Environment.
A case Study from a Kerio River Basin Community.

 

(PDF - 352KB)

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