What is forestry?

  • (noun): The science of planting and caring for forests and the management of growing timber.

Forestry

Forestry is the science, art, and craft of creating, managing, using, conserving, and repairing forests and associated resources in a sustainable manner to meet desired goals, needs, and values for human benefit. Forestry is practiced in plantations and natural stands. The main goal of forestry is to create and implement systems that allows forests to continue a sustainable provision of environmental supplies and services. The challenge of forestry is to create systems that are socially accepted while sustaining the resource and any other resources that might be affected.

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... See also List of forestry universities and colleges and List of forestry technical schools Today, forestry education typically includes training in general biology, botany, genetics, soil science, climatology ... In India, forestry education is imparted in the agricultural universities and in Forest Research Institutes (deemed universities) ... In the United States, postsecondary forestry education leading to a Bachelor's degree or Master's degree is accredited by the Society of American Foresters ...
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