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Term Silvicultural treatment
Definition

Specific action to control the establishment, composition or growth of forests, to maintain and improve forest mass-- both in terms of quality and quantity-- and to provide forest products in a sustainable manner over time. Examples of silvicultural treatments include thinning and harvesting.


Topic  Forest resourcesEnvironmental managementProtected areasUse / land coverLegal and Institutional