G5054, Revised December 1997
As a woodland owner, you may hear foresters use unfamiliar terms or see new terms in your forest management plan or timber sale contract. Forestry is a specialized field with its own terms and abbreviations. This guide defines many of the words commonly used in forestry and woodland management.
Free technical advice is available through the Missouri Department of Conservation
and your local MU Extension center.
G5054, revised December 1997
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