/riˈfɔr ɪst, -ˈfɒr-/
verb (used with object)
to replant trees on (land denuded by cutting or fire).
) to replant (an area that was formerly forested)
) another word for
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Natural reforestation is likely to continue as biotechnology makes areas used for logging more productive.
So you can get stuck with offsets involving reforestation projects.
Planting trees might help slightly in the short term, but reforestation is not a long term answer.
Take a peek at both conventional and organic pineapples and the reforestation process.
The mission of the refuge is focused on reforestation and bringing back the shallow wetlands that were drained for agriculture.
The park has evolved into a nature preserve and is part of local ecological reforestation efforts.
Reforestation benefits offset by unprotected timber exports.
The best way to conserve water is with reforestation.
Reforestation is the first logical step to reduce wind patterns, but it is the last on all lists when it comes to global warming.
We always hear about deforestation but not about reforestation.
The committee's organizers have provided the topsoil required to get reforestation under way, but more must be done.
Even the government's boasts of reforestation to replace forests cleared for dairy farming are less green than they might appear.
Nor do they profit if those projects, which typically include renewable-energy initiatives and reforestation schemes, do well.
They cut down trees without any regard for fresh shoots or reforestation.
Reforestation is desperately needed, especially with this summer's heap of forest fires.
It is an attempt to understand the potential for natural reforestation, given the communities of seed dispersers present.
Funds generated would mainly go towards conservation programs such as reforestation and forest monitoring.
Here's a solution: tax logging companies or exporters so much that they take reforestation seriously.
The trees grown in the bathtub nursery would be used in an extensive reforestation of public spaces and streets.
Visitors help with reforestation projects and participate in conservation programs and tree planting with local naturalists.
We offer both a catalog order program, as well as a reforestation order program.
Reforestation expenses are direct costs incurred for reforestation by planting or artificial or natural seeding.
Qualifying reforestation costs are the direct costs of planting or seeding for forestation or reforestation.
The first step in planning a reforestation project is to think about how it relates to both short and long term landowner goals.