sylviculture


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sylviculture

(ˈsɪlvɪˌkʌltʃə)
n
(Forestry) a variant spelling of silviculture
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silviculture, sylviculture

the cultivation of forest trees; forestry. — silviculturist, sylviculturist, n.
See also: Trees
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Cette augmentation recouvre une progression des exportations de l'industrie alimentaire de 4,9% (a plus de 9 milliards de dirhams) et du segment [beaucoup moins que] agriculture, sylviculture et chasse [beaucoup plus grand que] de 1,2% (a 8,1 milliards).
Briggs will explain the NEPA process for the Forest Service from the proposal stage of a project, to the public comment period and implementation; discussion also includes what goes into integrated resource restoration projects, vegetation management focused on sylviculture prescriptions, recreation, wildlife and botanical resources, fisheries and aquatic resources.
The implementation was combined with manipulation of environmental factors through application of intensive sylviculture. The plantation of JPP was expected to realize effective and efficient management and to increase productivity within 20 year-rotation period.
Par secteur d'activite, la croissance en volume du PIB a ete de 8,3% pour le BTPH, de 5,3% pour l'agriculture, la sylviculture et la peche, de 5% pour les services marchands, de 3,4% pour les industries et de 3,3% pour les services non marchands.
The entire activity was structured on three sections: sylviculture, agriculture and accountancy.
Cet accord regroupe 16 secteurs prioritaires dont notamment l'agriculture et la sylviculture, les ressources hydriques, l'infrastructure de base, l'amenagement urbain, le transport, l'energie, le tourisme, la culture, l'enseignement, la recherche scientifique, l'analyse des avantages economiques, la lutte contre la pauvrete et l'installation de poles competitifs dans les regions.