Forestry Workers

  • R. J. Schmidt

Abstract

The forests of the world present environments ranging from unmanaged natural forest, through managed natural woodland, to monocultures of trees planted with the specific intention of harvesting in due course the timber so produced. These environments are to be found from tropical, through temperate to sub-arctic regions (in Eurasia). The harvesting of timber is but one of many activities associated with forestry — the term forestry encompasses all aspects of planting, tending and managing forests for commercial and leisure use.

Keywords

Dust Rubber Petrol Bark Dermatitis 

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