Pastoralism

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The most accessed articles from the journal's entire publication history
Updated 3rd March 2017


  1. Raiding pastoral livelihoods: motives and effects of violent conflict in north-western Kenya
    Janpeter Schilling, Francis EO Opiyo and Jürgen Scheffran
    Published: 3 December 2012

  2. Effects of cattle rustling and household characteristics on migration decisions and herd size amongst pastoralists in Baringo District, Kenya
    George K Kaimba, Bernard K Njehia and Abdi Y Guliye
    Published: 20 October 2011

  3. The economics and institutional economics of wildlife on private land in Africa
    Brian A Child, Jessica Musengezi, Gregory D Parent and Graham F T Child
    Published: 28 September 2012

  4. Pastoralist livelihoods and wildlife revenues in East Africa: a case for coexistence
    Katherine M Homewood, Pippa Chenevix Trench and Daniel Brockington
    Published: 28 September 2012

  5. Desertification and livestock grazing: The roles of sedentarization, mobility and rest
    Keith T Weber and Shannon Horst
    Published: 20 October 2011

  6. No longer tracking greenery in high altitudes: Pastoral practices of Rupshu nomads and their implications for biodiversity conservation
    Navinder J Singh, Yash Veer Bhatnagar, Nicolas Lecomte, Joseph L Fox and Nigel G Yoccoz
    Published: 7 August 2013

  7. Assessment of camel and camel milk marketing practices in an emerging peri-urban production system in Isiolo County, Kenya
    Issack Mohamed Noor, Abdi Yakub Guliye, Muhammad Tariq and Bockline Omedo Bebe
    Published: 2 December 2013

  8. Pastoralists and wildlife conservation in western China: collaborative management within protected areas on the Tibetan Plateau
    Marc Foggin
    Published: 28 September 2012

  9. Indigenous fodder trees can increase grazing accessibility for landless and mobile pastoralists in northern Pakistan
    Inam-ur-Rahim, Daniel Maselli, Henri Rueff and Urs Wiesmann
    Published: 09 May 2011

  10. Harnessing pastoralists' indigenous knowledge for rangeland management: three African case studies
    Gufu Oba
    Published: 27 March 2012

  11. How can social and environmental services be provided for mobile Tibetan herders? Collaborative examples from Qinghai Province, China
    J Marc Foggin and Marion E Torrance-Foggin
    Published: 20 October 2011

  12. Natural conservationists? Evaluating the impact of pastoralist land use practices on Tanzania's wildlife economy
    Fred Nelson
    Published: 28 September 2012

  13. Policies in support of pastoralism and biodiversity in the heterogeneous drylands of East Africa
    An MO Notenbaert, Jonathan Davies, Jan De Leeuw, Mohammed Said, Mario Herrero, Pablo Manzano, Michael Waithaka, Abdilahi Aboud and Shadrack Omondi
    Published: 28 September 2012

  14. Livestock population dynamics and pastoral communities’ adaptation to rainfall variability in communal lands of Kgalagadi South, Botswana
    Olaotswe E Kgosikoma and Nnyaladzi Batisani
    Published: 24 December 2014

  15. Caught in a sandstorm: an assessment of pressures on communal pastoral livelihoods in the Kalahari Desert of Botswana
    Diphetogo Mosalagae and Kabo Mogotsi
    Published: 5 July 2013

  16. Transhumant agro-pastoralism in Bhutan: Exploring contemporary practices and socio-cultural traditions
    Kuenga Namgay, Joanne Millar, Rosemary Black and Tashi Samdup
    Published: 13 June 2013

  17. Kurdish Transhumance: Pastoral practices in South-east Turkey
    Michaël Thevenin
    Published: 23 November 2011

  18. Conservation and grazing in Australia’s north-east: the bridled nailtail wallaby
    Fiachra Kearney, Ryan RJ McAllister and Neil D MacLeod
    Published: 28 September 2012

  19. Clarifying competition: the case of wildlife and pastoral livestock in East Africa
    Bilal Butt and Matthew D Turner
    Published: 28 September 2012

  20. Measuring household vulnerability to climate-induced stresses in pastoral rangelands of Kenya: Implications for resilience programming
    Francis EO Opiyo, Oliver V Wasonga and Moses M Nyangito
    Published: 14 August 2014

December 2016 - February 2017

The most accessed articles during the last three months
Updated 3rd March 2017


  1. Desertification and livestock grazing: The roles of sedentarization, mobility and rest
    Keith T Weber and Shannon Horst
    Published: 20 October 2011

  2. Raiding pastoral livelihoods: motives and effects of violent conflict in north-western Kenya
    Janpeter Schilling, Francis EO Opiyo and Jürgen Scheffran
    Published: 3 December 2012

  3. Effects of cattle rustling and household characteristics on migration decisions and herd size amongst pastoralists in Baringo District, Kenya
    George K Kaimba, Bernard K Njehia and Abdi Y Guliye
    Published: 20 October 2011

  4. Factors influencing the utilization of maternal health care services by nomads in Sudan
    Babker El Shiekh and Anke van der Kwaak
    Published: 9 November 2015

  5. Caught in a sandstorm: an assessment of pressures on communal pastoral livelihoods in the Kalahari Desert of Botswana
    Diphetogo Mosalagae and Kabo Mogotsi
    Published: 5 July 2013

  6. Community perceptions on spatio-temporal land use changes in the Amboseli ecosystem, southern Kenya
    Kennedy Sakimba Kimiti, Oliver Vivian Wasonga, David Western and Judith Syombua Mbau
    Published: 29 November 2016

  7. To eradicate or not to eradicate? Recommendations on Prosopis juliflora management in Afar, Ethiopia, from an interdisciplinary perspective
    John Ilukor, Simone Rettberg, Anna Treydte and Regina Birner
    Published: 19 August 2016

  8. Pastoralist livelihoods and wildlife revenues in East Africa: a case for coexistence?
    Katherine M Homewood, Pippa Chenevix Trench and Daniel Brockington
    Published: 28 September 2012

  9. Assessment of camel and camel milk marketing practices in an emerging peri-urban production system in Isiolo County, Kenya
    Issack Mohamed Noor, Abdi Yakub Guliye, Muhammad Tariq and Bockline Omedo Bebe
    Published: 2 December 2013

  10. Fulani cattle productivity and management in the Kachia Grazing Reserve, Nigeria
    Marie Julie Ducrotoy, Ayodele O. Majekodunmi, Alexandra P. M. Shaw, Husein Bagulo, Usman Baba Musa, Wilson J. Bertu, Amahyel Madu Gusi, Reuben A. Ocholi, Ward Bryssinckx and Susan C. Welburn
    Published: 1 December 2016