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Table 1 Criteria used to evaluate the performance of integrated watershed management practices in Tigray, Ethiopia

From: Impacts of phased–out land restoration programs on vegetation cover change in Eastern Tigray, Ethiopia

Status of the watershed Performances evaluation in %
Ecological Socioeconomic SWC
Successful Vgt Gwat Rf Rsrf IAD IiWat IWP IfP Bio Phy
 S-1 80 35 53 63 38 60 90 80 85 75
 S-2 75 35 60 65 41 63 85 75 85 73
 S-3 75 30 50 59 33 55 78 70 80 69
Unsuccessful
 S-4 40 15 19 21 13 19 15 21 31 39
 S-5 45 17 9 11 12 17 27 18 29 36
 S-6 45 14 16 17 21 21 19 19 33 47
  1. Vgt: vegetation cover; Gwat: Ground water recharge; Rf: Reducing flooding: Rsrf; Reducing surface runoff: IAD: Increase animal diversity; IiWat: Increased irrigation water availability; IWP; Increased women participation; IfP: increased fodder production; Bio: biological; Phy: physical; S-1 Negash; S-2: Deberewahabit; S-3 Gemad; S-4 Debretsion; S-5 Laelay wukro; S-6 Tsigerda