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Table 1 Extent of resource changes derived from the resource maps for the nomadic land use site

From: Community perceptions on spatio-temporal land use changes in the Amboseli ecosystem, southern Kenya

Resource/cover Percent changes in pastoral resources between 1967 and 2015
Pre-park-post-park Post-park-post-settlement Post-settlement-post-2009 drought Pre-park-post-2009 drought
Grazing area −10.9 −12.4 −6.5 −29.8
Livestock routes −36.0 −55.0 −61.7 −38.3
Settlement 7.8 10.2 2.5 20.6
Trading centre - 0.3 0.4 0.7
Roads - - 28.7 28.7
Bare ground 2.3 1.8 3.6 7.7