Socio-economic characterization of Gumara-Maksegnit watershed
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Yonas Worku, Teferi Alem, Solomon Abeyas, Hailu Kendie Addis, Ambachew Getenet, Yigezu Yigezu. (31/12/2016). Socio-economic characterization of Gumara-Maksegnit watershed, in "Mitigating Land Degradation and Improving Livelihoods: An Integrated Watershed Approach". New York, United States: Taylor & Francis (Routledge).
Watershed degradation in Ethiopia has been intensified by a combination of factors such as improper agricultural practices on steep slopes, indiscriminate cutting of trees for fuel and construction and illegal/improper construction of houses and roads.