Useful Tree Species for Eastern Africa

a species selection tool based on the VECEA Map



Drier Miombo woodland (Wmd)

Description

A subtype of Miombo woodland. Gо to Wm for a description and the species list.

Conservation status

The table shows the area (km2) of the vegetation type and the percentage of this area explicitly designated for biodiversity, species or landscape protection (A) and areas designated for both protection and sustainable use objectives (B). Only the nationally designated protected areas were included.

PNV Area (km2) A (%) B (%)
Wmd 349,922 14.60 21.00
Wmd/Bd 17,105 25.00 10.90
Wmd/Wn 12,895 33.20 21.90

A) Include the IUCN categories I - IV; B) Include the IUCN categories V - VI and the protected areas without IUCN classification. Read more

Links

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