This article was extracted from the study Ruined Nature.
Mwita M. Mangora shows how tobacco cultivation drives deforestation in the miombo woodlands in Tanzania. Additionally, he explores ways forward: How to cure tobacco without a huge amount of firewood? How to plant enough tress for the tobacco sector? How to restore the forest?
Author: Mwita M. Mangora
Editor: Sonja von Eichborn, Unfairtobacco
Published: December 2018