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French Equivalent: Boisement

Aforestation is the artificial establishment of forests by planting or seeding in an area of non- forest land.

Source Publication:
Glossary of Environment Statistics, Studies in Methods, Series F, No. 67, United Nations, New York, 1997.

Statistical Theme: Agriculture and fisheries statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Saturday, February 22, 2003