Forms of cultivation

Forms of cultivation

Agriculture; cultivation of crops and rearing of animals.

Forestry; both natural and planted forests.

Wildlife conservation; for national parks and game reserves e.g. Lake Mburo, Mt. Elgon, Kidepo valley etc.

Mining; Land is used to provide minerals e.g. Copper, oil, Gold, silver e.g. in Kilembe Copper mines.

Mortgage for loan; it is a security before getting money from a money lending institution e.g. banks.

Transport and communication; e.g. roads, railways, airports are constructed on land.

Recreation e.g. playgrounds, swimming pools, beaches etc.

Industrialization; for establishment of industries in industrial areas e.g. Namanve.

Fishing from lakes, rivers, streams.

Residential land for constructing houses estates.

Urban centres e.g. towns, cities, shops are built on land.

Wetlands.