Chapter 14. The Future for Wildlife on Kenya's Rangelands: An Economic Perspective

  1. Johan T. du Toit Head professor3,
  2. Richard Kock Manager4 and
  3. James C. Deutsch5
  1. Michael Norton-Griffiths Research1 and
  2. Mohammed Y. Said Research2

Published Online: 10 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444317091.ch14

Wild Rangelands: Conserving Wildlife While Maintaining Livestock in Semi-Arid Ecosystems

Wild Rangelands: Conserving Wildlife While Maintaining Livestock in Semi-Arid Ecosystems

How to Cite

Norton-Griffiths, M. and Said, M. Y. (2010) The Future for Wildlife on Kenya's Rangelands: An Economic Perspective, in Wild Rangelands: Conserving Wildlife While Maintaining Livestock in Semi-Arid Ecosystems (eds J. T. du Toit, R. Kock and J. C. Deutsch), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444317091.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Utah State University, USA

  2. 4

    Zoological Society of London, UK

  3. 5

    Cambridge University and Imperial College, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Independent Researcher, Kenya

  2. 2

    International Livestock Research Institute, Kenya

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 NOV 2009
  2. Published Print: 8 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405177856

Online ISBN: 9781444317091

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Keywords:

  • wildlife on Kenya's rangelands - economic perspective;
  • Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) and agents;
  • Kenya's rangelands and socio-economic changes;
  • rangeland conversion to cultivation;
  • agricultural conversion on livestock and wildlife areas;
  • Kenya's rangeland cultivation and property rights evolution;
  • wildlife risk and agricultural expansion;
  • wildlife liability and ‘policy bundles’;
  • property rights bundle and institutional bundle;
  • new Wildlife (Conservation and Management) Bill (Government of Kenya 2009)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • System dynamics

  • Policy environment

  • Conclusion

  • References