Sustainable Forest Management

The management of forests according to the principles of sustainable developĀ­ment that includes finding a balance between social, economic, and environmental values.


Vehicle used in a logging operation for pulling cut trees out of a forest; logs are transported from the cutting site to a landing where they are loaded onto a truck.


The art and science of growing trees.


Someone who practices silviculture; a forester.


A method of harvesting that leaves individual trees or groups of trees or alternating strips standing to provide seed and cover conditions for natural or artificial regeneration.