International Symposium on
Drylands Ecology and Human Security
Traditional Strategies of Management of Water and Soil Fertility at Mokolo, Mandara Mountains, Northern Cameroon
Michel Tchotsoua1 & Jean Marie Fotsing2
1Department of Geography, University of Ngaoundéré, Ngaoundéré, Cameroon
2 Department of Geography, University of Orleans, France
Located between 10° and 11 °N, 13° 40 and 14° E, the Mandara Mountains, are a context of highly populated and drylands. They dominate the plains of Northern Cameroon by almost 500 meters.