Definitions for "Sustainable forestry"
Sustainability Commitments on forestry In brief Indicators
The practice of managing forest resources to meet the long-term forest product needs of humans while maintaining the biodiversity of forested landscapes. The primary goal is to restore, enhance and sustain a full range of forest values - economic, social and ecological.
Managing forests without compromising the needs of future generations (1) THINNING: Partial harvest made to accelerate growth of residual trees, without starting the growth of new trees (1) IMBER HARVESTING IMPACTS: looking at the impact of the removal of some or all of the trees in an area
a factor ensuring the development of other sectors as fishery, industry, tourism