The word forest is a noun. Forest means (1) the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area, (2) land that is covered with trees and shrubs.
Forest is also a verb that means (1) establish a forest on previously unforested land.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word forest.
The Forest Products Society was founded in 1947 to provide an information network for the forest products industry. It also distributes technical publications of the American Wood Council.
Universal Forest Products companies are manufacturers and distributors of wood and wood-alternative products for the retail building materials, industrial packaging/components, manufactured housing, residential and commercial construction, and concrete forming markets.
Browse this forestry service provider guide and directory to learn about forestry services in the United States of America. The photograph on this page depicts sunbeams in a beech forest.
This forestry service provider page comprises information about forestry services careers in the United States of America plus a photo of a forestry services worker.
Browse this tents manufacturer directory for info about tent manufacturers and distributors in the USA. The photo on this page shows an old canvas tent set up in a forest.
Visit this trees retailer directory for info about tree retailers in the United States of America. The photograph on this web page depicts redwood trees in a forest.
New Brunswick is the only official bilingual province of Canada and 85% covered by forest. Learn more about New Brunswick and find helpful government and tourism links.
This United States government map portal provides access to maps produced by government agencies such as the USGS, Census Bureau, Forest Service, NOAA, and National Park Service.
Recreation.gov is a gateway to America's Outdoors. It offers trip planning, information sharing, and reservations services for recreational facilities operated by government agencies such as the Army Corps of Engineers, the Forest Service, the National Park Service, the Bureau of Land Management, the Bureau of Reclamation, and the Fish and Wildlife Service. Website visitors can discover recreational opportunities in a specific area and make reservations online or by phone.
The following articles provide recent forest-related news.
A division of the U.S. Forest Service is studying fire behavior as the blazes in the West become hotter and spread faster than ever before.
Jim Robbins. New York Times. Monday, 13 Aug 2018 19:50:41 GMT.
Scientists called on Monday for greater transparency over the use of tax havens by companies involved in activities that have harmed the world's oceans and the Amazon rainforest.
Reuters. Monday, 13 Aug 2018 11:09:50 -0400.
The following pages provide more extensive forest news.