I can see the forest and the trees….


ForestPoets know that a silvan glade refers to a forested area, but did you know that today silviculture is still practiced? “Silviculture is the practice of controlling the establishment, growth, composition, health, and quality of forests to meet diverse needs and values. The name comes from the Latin silvi- (forest) + culture (as in growing). The study of forests and woods is termed silvology. Silviculture also focuses on making sure that the treatment(s) of forest stands are used to preserve and to better their productivity.” -source cited: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silviculture

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