Public Land

Land owned by the government.


Establishment of trees on a harvested area; can be done through artificial (seeding, planting) or natural regeneration.


Restoring an area of land to its natural, uncultivated state.


A young tree no longer a seedling but not yet a pole.

Seed Zone

A well-delineated contiguous piece of land that represents the origin of the seed.

See Alberta’s Seed Zones here:$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/formain15749/$FILE/seed-zones-alberta.pdf