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see forestryforestry,
the management of forest lands for wood, water, wildlife, forage, and recreation. Because the major economic importance of the forest lies in wood and wood products, forestry has been chiefly concerned with timber management, especially reforestation, maintenance of
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In these uncertain times it's refreshing to come across a product that is a truly non-toxic, cost-effective and ecologically responsible alternative to the widespread clear cutting of our world's vanishing timberland.
Rainforests are destroyed through clear cutting and burning of trees, they're most often destroyed for logging, highway and railroad construction, and for farming and grazing land.
Cutting is allowed, he says, but under carefully monitored conditions that do not allow for clear cutting.
Public understanding has been blurred by fractious and disorderly debates about issues such as clear cutting, pesticides, fire and reforestation, which have produced more heat than light, and left much public misunderstanding and doubt.
This subsidiary is dedicated to the preservation of the rainforest by purchasing and protecting the environmentally sensitive rainforest in accordance with the highest standards of forestry management which require: no clear cutting or removal of individual logs with the use of track vehicles and the planting of several new trees to replace each tree removed.
The post industrial waste fibers utilized in the manufacturing of Quinstone's materials come from commercially harvested fiber sources which do not rely on clear cutting or from intense pesticide use (such as cotton production) but instead come from controlled growth of forest farmland.