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forest

an area of woodland, historically, one owned by the sovereign and set apart as a hunting ground with its own laws and officers.
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He said that forestation is one of the most neglected areas and there is a dire need to make joint efforts to protect and enhance forests through public-private partnerships.
Mukaram Tareen, who led the rally told the media that its basic aim was to create awareness about tourism, forestation and preservation of ecology.
The participants carried banners inscribed with slogans highlighting the importance of forestation.
Guernsey-based investment company Phaunos Timber Fund Ltd (LSE: PTF) has sold its 14% stake in Norwegian forestation company Green Resources AS for NOK 69.
29 April 2016 - Guernsey-based investment company Phaunos Timber Fund Ltd (LSE: PTF) has sold its 14% stake in Norwegian forestation company Green Resources AS for NOK 69.
The government is preparing a comprehensive National Forest Policy in order to curb deforestation and increase forests across the country while all provinces are finalizing the forestation measures at the national level.
He said the Punjab government has prepared a plan to increase forestation in the province under which these retrieved lands would be given to the private sector through a transparent and open bids.
Summary: Agriculture Minister Akram Chehayeb Sunday launched a forestation program in the Chouf area of Iqlim al-Kharroub, part of a plan to plant 40 million trees in the country.
Bakri Hassan Salih, has directed the National Service Coordinative Administration to focus on the national building projects, including the eradication of illiteracy, forestation and women development.
Major Mark Shercliff said: "With a range of forestation across a hilly environment it is not a straightforward task.
In January, a vice forestry minister was executed for allegedly complaining about the country's forestation plan, two South Korean lawmakers told reporters after being briefed by South Korea's spy agency in a closed-door parliamentary session.
The project will improve farm water management by land leveling and watershed management through forestation of degraded watersheds.