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afforestation
Subject Category
K Forest Science and Forest Products
Definition
The establishment of a tree crop on an area from which it has always or very long been absent.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/4788.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/4788
Broader Term
forest management
Narrower Term
reforestation
Related Term
advanced regeneration
deforestation
group planting
site preparation
Spanish
aforestación
Term Number
4788