In Nigeria, as many
developing countries, providing energy for the population has proven to be a
great challenge thereby increasing dependence on other sources of energy such
as fuel-wood. The consumption of forest product such as wood in Nigeria exceeds
its regeneration rate thereby resulting in environmental problems such as
deforestation, desert encroachment, soil erosion and habitat loss. The aim of the research is
to investigate household’s fuel-wood consumption pattern and its i...