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Table 5 Major threats of wild edible plants in Quara district

From: Uses of wild edible plants in Quara district, northwest Ethiopia: implication for forest management

WEPS threats Percentage of respondents (N = 76)
Fire 61.8
Agricultural expansion 35.5
Deforestation 21
Free grazing 18.4
Fuel wood 18.4
Herbicides 7.9
Construction 6.6
Settlement 5.2
Other (farm and household tool) 2.6