The Distribution and Canopy Cover of Woody Species
This chapter analyses the distribution and importance of woody plants in the Sahel and Sudan zones in West Africa (SSWA), according to climatic zones (Sect. 2.1.2), landscape and geomorphological units (Sect. 2.1.3) and land-use types (Sect. 2.1.4). Canopy cover is utilised as the parameter indicating woody species’ importance (Sect. 2.1.5).
KeywordsWoody Plant Canopy Cover Woody Species Grazing Intensity Herbaceous Layer
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