This is a glossary of forestry terms. Definitions given here are a compilation of general terms used in British Columbia, Canada. The glossary does not include all forestry terms used in other countries.
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Forestry is a specialized field with its own terms and abbreviations. This guide will define many of the words commonly used in forestry and woodland management. Click on a letter to browse the dictionary.