What is another word for forestry?

Synonyms for forestry
ˈfɔr ə stri, ˈfɒr-forest·ry

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  1. forestrynoun

    sylviculture, silviculture

  2. forestrynoun

    The science of planting and growing trees in forests.

    sylviculture, silviculture

  3. forestrynoun

    The art and practice of planting and growing trees in forests.

    silviculture, sylviculture

  4. forestrynoun

    The art and practice of cultivating, exploiting and renewing forests for commercial purposes.

    sylviculture, silviculture

  5. forestrynoun

    Commercial tree farming.

    sylviculture, silviculture

Princeton's WordNet

  1. forestrynoun

    the science of planting and caring for forests and the management of growing timber

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  1. Rebekah Hoshiko:

    Of course, Mr. Westerman will be working on forestry legislation like the Save Our Sequoias Act, the Trillion Trees Act, and the Resilient Federal Forests Act, trees remain the most complex, advanced carbon sequestration devices we have, and it’s imperative that we manage our forests well so they can thrive for generations to come.

  2. Jose Osvaldo Millanao:

    Before, we had many water resources and natural spaces that were the center of our cultural lifeblood, our food, our spirituality and our strength, and today, the big forestry companies have destroyed it.

  3. Eva Muller:

    In the past agriculture was focused on producing food, and forestry was focusing on something else, they were never talking to each other so sometimes their policies ended up being even contradictive, if you're really looking at sustainable development, and this is what everybody wants, we need the forests because they are essential for regulating water flows, storing carbon and preserving soils.

  4. Claudio Semini:

    There's a lot of markets that have a bigger potential. Other markets are, for example; construction, or the forestry industry, but there's also maintenance, remote inspection - there's a various range of applications where these high mobility vehicles will be applied in the future.

  5. John McManus:

    I can't help but use the phrase overused for forestry ... they've paved paradise.

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