afforestation


 

Kindly note that this presentation of LEO has now been integrated with the InforMEA Portal.

 

Definition: 

1) Establishment of a new forest by seeding or planting of nonforested land. 2) The planting of trees on land which was previously used for other uses than forestry. 3) The planting of trees in an area, or the management of an area to allow trees to regenerate or colonize naturally, in order to produce a forest. (Source: GEMET-MGH / WRIGHT / ALL)

Other relations

  • Afforestation & reforestation (UNFCCC)
  • afforestation/reforestation (ECOLEX)
Broader
forest conservation
Synonyms
  • plantation forest

Content tagged with afforestation

See all documents containing the keywords "afforestation"