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forest restoration
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The process of returning degraded forests to their original structure, productivity, ecological integrity and species diversity.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/138193.rdf
Scope Note
Use for activities that repair and restore ecological functions of forests so that the restored forest ecosystem will match, as closely as possible, that of the original forest; for renewal of a tree crop in a commercial or private forest, USE forest regeneration; for restocking an area with forest trees, USE reforestation.
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/138193
Used For
amelioration of forest sites
forest ecosystem restoration
forest lands restoration
forest landscape restoration
forest rehabilitation
Broader Term
ecological restoration
Related Term
forest conservation
forest ecology
forest habitats
forest health
forest management
forest regeneration
forests
grassland restoration
land restoration
landscape ecology
reforestation
residual forests
sustainable forestry
Spanish
restauración de bosques
Term Number
138193