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Table 7 Threats to medicinal plants

From: Ethnopharmacologic survey of medicinal plants used to treat human diseases by traditional medical practitioners in Dega Damot district, Amhara, Northwestern Ethiopia

Threats to medicinal plants % of TMPs
Drought 55.6
Overgrazing 22.2
Firewood collection 15.6
Agricultural expansion 4.4
Soil erosion 2.2