Vegetation refers to all forms of plant life growing in an area.
Natural vegetation is that of type of plant life that grows particularly in a particular physical environment. It can be a forest, grassland or scrub.
Vegetation is very important because the natural vegetation provides a good base for rational use of land for economic benefit. The natural vegetation of Africa has been adversely affected by human activities that today; Africa has a very small percentage of her original vegetation cover left.
Vegetation types found in Africa
These include the:
Activity: Draw a sketch map of Africa showing the distribution of the natural vegetation