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Slide 18: Map of cash and subsistence crops/land use patterns in the Great Lakes Region of Central Africa. Note particularly the belts of pyrethrum and tea planted in newly opened lands or Paysannats.  These lands extend like an apron around the edge of the Virunga National Park in Rwanda. Learn more from the Exploring the EnvironmentTM module entitled: Mountain Gorillas.

Image credit: designed/drafted by Steven K. Croft, Exploring the EnvironmentTM.Copyright © 1997-1998, Wheeling Jesuit University/NASA Classroom of the Future. All rights reserved.
 

Created 12 February 1998. Last updated 30 April 1998  by JDH.