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Table 6 Adaptation measures followed by transhumant pastoralists

From: Monitoring changes in pastoral resources in eastern Sudan: A synthesis of remote sensing and local knowledge

Adaptation measure Number Percent
Renting agricultural land to benefit from crop residue 50 100
Utilizing more than one camping area and longer roaming distances 44 88
Partial transhumance and sedentarization 36 72
Destocking 18 36
Changing grazing time 12 24
Transboundary grazing (i.e. Ethiopia) 8 16
Supplementary water transporting using tankers 5 10
Do nothing 1 2