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U.S. Forest Service Glossary
699 definitions by U.S. Forest Service

AccessibilityAccessible FacilityAcid DepositionAcid Neutralizing CapacityAcquisition of LandAcreAcre-FootActivityAdaptive ManagementAdministrative UnitAdvance Regeneration (Reproduction)Aerial LoggingAfforestationAge Class (Cohort)Age Dependent RelationshipsAgriculturalAgricultural LandAir PollutionAir Quality ClassAir Quality ClassAir Quality Related ValuesAll-aged StandAllocated FundAllocationAllopatricAllotment Management PlanAllowable Sale QuantityAll-Terrain VehicleAlternativeAmendmentAmenity ValuesAnalysis AreaAnalysis Area IdentifierAnalysis of the Management SituationAnimal Unit MonthAnnual Forest ProgramAnnual Work Planning ProcessAppropriated FundAppropriate Management ResponseAquatic EcosystemAquatic Habitat TypesArterial RoadArtificial Regeneration (Reproduction)Authorized UseBackgroundBaldBasal AreaBasal SprayBase Sale ScheduleBest Management PracticeBikeBiodiversityBiological AssessmentBiological EvaluationBiological Growth PotentialBiological Oxygen DemandBladed Skid RoadBladed Skid RoadBoard FootBrowseBuilt Environment Image GuideCable LoggingCanopy CoverCanopy GapCapabilityCarrying CapacityClass IClass IClass IClassified RoadClass IIClass IIClass IIClass IIIClass IIIClass IVClass OneClass ThreeClass TwoClean Air Act of 1970CleaningClearcuttingClearcutting with ReservesClimaxCluster SiteCoarse Woody DebrisCo-dominantCo-dominant TreesCold Water FisheryCollector RoadCommercial Forest LandCommercial ThinningCommercial Tree SpeciesCommodity OutputsCommunication SiteCommunityCompartmentCompetitive ZoneComposition (Stand)Concentrated Use AreaConcern LevelConstant ServiceConstant Service RoadContinuous Inventory of Stand ConditionControl LineConventional LoggingConversion (Forest Management)CoppiceCoppice with ReserveCordCorridorCost EfficiencyCouncil on Environmental QualityCoverageCritical HabitatCrownCrown ClassCrown CoverCubic FootCulmination of Mean Annual IncrementCulturalCultural ResourcesCunitCut-offsCutting CycleDaylightingDeciduousDecision CriteriaDecommissionDefoliationDemandDemand CurveDen TreesDesired Future ConditionDesired Landscape CharacterDeveloped RecreationDeveloped Recreation SiteDevelopment LevelDiameter at Breast HeightDiameter ClassDigital Elevation ModelDigitizeDispersed RecreationDisturbance (Ecology)Disturbance-recovery RegimeDiversityDivisionDomainDominantDrainage Area/BasinDrum ChoppingEarly-successional ForestEarly-successional HabitatEarly-successional SpeciesEcological ApproachEcological ClassificationEcological Classification SystemEcological DynamicsEcoregionEcosystemEcotoneElectronic SitesEmergentEndangered SpeciesEndangered Species Act of 1973Ending InventoryEnvironmentEnvironmental ConsequenceEnvironmental ImpactEnvironmental Impact StatementEphemeral StreamsEpidemicErosion (Accelerated)Erosion (Geologic)Essential HabitatEutrophicationEvapo-transpirationEven-Aged ManagementEven-aged Silvicultural SystemEven-aged StandEvergreenExisting Old GrowthExtirpationFacilities LevelFacilityFarmer-owned LandFeatured SpeciesFederal RegisterFinal CropFirelineFire Management Effectiveness IndexFire Management PlanFire RegimeFire UseFisheries ClassificationFish, Wildlife, Range, Botany, and Ecology TeamFloodplainsFloor on First Period ProductionForageForage ProductionForbForegroundForestForest Cover TypeForest Development RoadForest EcologyForest LandForest PathologyForest Service HandbookForest Service ManualForest SupervisorForest Trail SystemForest TypeForestwide StandardFree-to-GrowFuel breakFuels ManagementFuel TreatmentFuelwoodFuture Old GrowthGame SpeciesGeneral Forest AreaGeographic Information SystemGeological AreaGeologic FeaturesGeologic FormationGlobal RanksGoalGoods and ServicesGrasslandGrazingGrazing PermitGross ReceiptsGroundwaterGroup SelectionGrowing Stock TreesHabitatHabitat GeneralistHardwoodHarvest CuttingHazardHazard RatingHazard Rating SystemHerbicideHeritage Sites/AssetsHigh SIOHistoricHistoric LandscapesHorizontal Demand CurveHost TypesHuman Resource ProgramsHydric SoilsHydrologic UnitImmediate ForegroundImproved PastureImprovement CuttingIndustrial FuelwoodIndustrial FuelwoodIndustrial WoodInfestationInfrastructureInitial AttackIn-stream FlowIntegrated Pest ManagementInterdisciplinary TeamIntermediateIntermediate TreatmentsIntermittent ServiceIntermittent Service RoadIntermittent StreamsInterpretive AssociationInterpretive ServicesIntolerantInvasiveIrregular ShelterwoodKCFastLand ExchangeLandingLandline LocationLand Management PlanningLandscapeLandscape CharacterLand TypeLand Type AssociationLand Type PhaseLarge Woody DebrisLate-seral (Successional) StageLeaseLeave TreeLevel 1Level 2Level 3Level 4Level 5Limits of Acceptable ChangeLocal RoadLoggingLong-term FacilitiesLong-term Sustained-yield CapacityLow Pounds Per Square Inch SkidderLow SIOManageManagement ActionManagement Action ControlsManagement AreaManagement Attainment ReportManagement Concernmanagement DirectionManagement EmphasisManagement Indicator SpeciesManagement IntensityManagement OpportunityManagement PracticeManagement PrescriptionManagement SituationManagement TeamManagement TypeMarket AreaMastMast TreeMaximum ModificationMaximum ModificationMean Annual Increment of GrowthMeaningful MeasuresMechanical Site PreparationMid-seral (Successional) StageMidstoryMidstory ReductionMineral ExplorationMineral ResourceMinerals (Leasable)Minerals (Locatable)Mineral SoilMinerals (Salable)MitigationMitigation BankingMixed MesophyticModerate SIOModificationModificationMonitoringMontaneMortalityMotorized EquipmentMultiple UseMultipliersNational Forest Land and Resource Management Plan (Forest Plan)National Forest SystemNational Forest System LandNational Recreation TrailsNational Register of Historic PlacesNational Visitor Use MonitoringNational Wild and Scenic Rivers SystemNational Wilderness Preservation SystemNatural AppearingNaturally EvolvingNatural RegenerationNet Annual GrowthNet Public BenefitsNo-Action AlternativeNon-chargeable VolumeNon-commercialNon-declining YieldNon-Forest LandNon-Game SpeciesNonnative InvasiveNon-Point Source PollutionNon-stocked StandsNon-timber Forest ProductsObjectiveObligateOff-Highway VehicleOff-Road VehicleOff-site SpeciesOff-stream UseOld GrowthOld Growth-compatible PrescriptionOld Growth ForestsOn-site SpeciesOperating PlanOptimalityOrdinary High Water MarkOutputOutput, Minimum LevelOutstanding Mineral RightsOvernight Use Developed SitesOver-stockingOverstoryOverstory RemovalOvertopped (Suppressed)Overtopped (Suppressed)Partial RetentionParticulate MatterPartnershipPastoralPathogenPer Capita UsePerennial StreamPersons-at-one-timePerson-yearPhotosynthesisPhysiographic RegionPhysiologically MaturePioneer SpeciesPlanning AreaPlanning CriteriaPlanning HorizonPlanning PeriodPlastic SoilPM10PM2.5Pole TimberPolygonPossible Old GrowthPre-Commercial ThinningPrescribed FirePresent Net ValuePreservationPreservationPresuppressionPrevention of Significant DeteriorationPrimary Trout StreamPrimary Wood ProcessorsPrimitive RoadPrimitive ROSProcess RecordsProclamation BoundaryProductive DeferredProductivity ClassProgramProgram BudgetProgram Development and BudgetingProjectProposed ActionProspecting PermitProvinceProxy SitePublic Domain LandPublic IssuePublic Participation ActivitiesPublic RoadPublic SupplyPulpwoodPure StandQualifiersRange AllotmentRange ManagementRanger DistrictRARE II AreaRARE II Inventory BoundaryRare SpeciesReal Dollar ValueRecord of DecisionRecreationRecreationalRecreation CapacityRecreation Information ManagementRecreation Opportunity SpectrumRecreation VisitRecreation Visitor DayRecruitmentRed Oak GroupReforestationRegenerationRegeneration CuttingRegeneration HarvestRegeneration (Reproduction) MethodRegeneration (Reproduction) PeriodRegion 8Regional ForesterRegulated HarvestRelease and WeedingRemoval CutReplacement StandResearch Natural AreaReserved Mineral RightsReserve TreesResourceResource Allocation ModelResource Use and Development OpportunitiesRetentionRetentionRevegetationRevisionRight-of-WayRiparianRiparian AreasRiparian CorridorRiparian FunctionsRippingRoadRoad ClosureRoad DensityRoaded Natural 1Roaded Natural 2Roaded Natural 2Roaded Natural ROSRoadless AreaRoadless Area Review and Evaluation IIRoad Maintenance LevelsRoad ReconstructionRolloverRotationRotation AgeRoundwoodRPA ProgramRunoffRuralRural ROSRural Water UseSacred SiteSale ScheduleSalmonidsSalvageSalvage CuttingSanitationSanitation CuttingSaplingSawtimberScallopingScenery Management SystemScenicScenic AttractivenessScenic ClassScenic IntegrityScenic Integrity ObjectiveScopingScoured ChannelSecondary ProcessorSecondary Trout StreamsSectionSedimentSeedlingSeedling/Sapling StandsSeed TreeSeed-tree with Reserves MethodSeen AreaSeepSelected SpeciesSelection CuttingSemi-evergreenSemi-Primitive Motorized ROSSemi-Primitive Non-Motorized ROSSensitive SpeciesSensitivity AnalysisSensitivity LevelSequential Lower BoundsSequential Upper BoundsSeralSETWIGSShade IntolerantShade TolerantShearingShelterwoodShelterwood with ReservesShort-term facilitiesSilvicsSilvicultural SystemSilvicultureSingle-tree SelectionSiteSite ClassSite IndexSite PreparationSite Productivity ClassSite QualitySite Quality (Productivity)SkiddingSkid TrailSlashSliverSnagSocial AnalysisSoftwoodSoil and Water Resource ImprovementSoil EnhancementSoil ProductivitySoil QualitySoil SurveySource Water (also Public Drinking Water Source)Southern Pine BeetleSpatial Feasibility TestingSpecial Concern SpeciesSpecial PlacesSpecial Use Authorization (or Permit)Splash DamsSpringStandStandardStand DensityStand ImprovementState, County, and Municipal LandStockingStratified MixtureStratigraphicStratum (Canopy Layer)StreamStreamside Management ZonesStressorsSubsectionSuccessionSuccessional StageSuitabilitySuitable Forest LandSupplySuppressionSurficial WaterSuspended SedimentSustained Yield of the Products and ServicesSympatricTargetsTaxonomicTemporary RoadTemporary RoadTentatively Suitable Forest LandTerm PermitThemingThermoelectric Power Water UseThinningThinning IntervalThreatened SpeciesTieringTimberTimber DemandTimber InventoryTimber ManagementTimber ProductionTimber Product Market AreaTimber Removals (Drain)Timber Sale Program QuantityTimber Stand ImprovementToleranceTopographyToxicity Index ProfileTractTraditional Cultural PropertyTraffic Service LevelsTrailTrailheadsTwo-agedTwo-aged Silvicultural SystemTwo-aged StandType ConversionUnacceptable AlterationUnclassified RoadUnderstoryUneven-Aged ManagementUneven-aged Regeneration MethodsUneven-aged Silvicultural SystemUniversal Soil Loss EquationUn-merchantableUnsuitable Forest Land (Not Suited)UrbanUrbanUrban ROSUtility CorridorUtilization StandardsValues, MarketValues, Non-marketVariety ClassVegetation ManagementVery High SIOVery Low Scenic IntegrityViable PopulationViewshedVisibilityVisual Quality ObjectiveVisual ResourceWarm Water FisheryWater BarsWatershedWatershed Condition RankWater TableWater YieldWeeks ActWetlandsWhite Oak GroupWildWild and Scenic RiverWildernessWilderness Study AreaWildland FireWildland Urban InterfaceWildlifeWildlife Habitat DiversityWildlife Habitat ImprovementWithdrawal of LandWithdrawn National Forest LandsWith-without ComparisonWoodlandWoodland GrazingWrenchingXericYardingYield CompositeYield StreamYield TableZoneZone Management Actions
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Date
2015-02-19
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