Carbon sequestration in the Bole Bulbulla Church Forest

My name is Galina and I am studying Geography Master of Science in the 6th semester. I was in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from the 26th of October to the 30th of November 2017 for my master thesis.


My case study is the Bole Bulbula Felege Yordanos Kidus Michael ena Abune Tekele Hayimanot monastery in Woreda 12, Bole Kefele Ketema , Addis Ababa I was taking soil and vegetation samples to analyze the carbon stock potential and sequestration in this forest regarding the climate change mitigation and adaptation in Ethiopia. In addition I was investigating the woody composition to collect data for the National Reforestation Program and future tree nurseries.

















Me identifying a shrub in the BB forest