The growth stage at which regenerating trees have sufficiently outcompeted surrounding vegetation and can be re-entered into the Forest Resource Inventory.
Limbs and crown are removed after taking the tree off site.
Natural Disturbance Emulation
Choosing the silvicultural system (clearcut, shelterwood, selection) that best imitates natural disturbance patterns for a given forest type.
Non-Timber Forest Products
Products such as maple syrup, mushrooms or herbs that can be collected from forests without removing trees.
Land owned by individuals.