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log·ging

 (lô′gĭng, lŏg′ĭng)
n.
The work or business of felling and trimming trees and transporting the logs to a mill.

logging

(ˈlɒɡɪŋ)
n
(Forestry) the work of felling, trimming, and transporting timber

log•ging

(ˈlɔ gɪŋ, ˈlɒg ɪŋ)

n.
the process, work, or business of cutting down trees and transporting the logs to sawmills.
[1700–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.logging - the work of cutting down trees for timberlogging - the work of cutting down trees for timber
work - activity directed toward making or doing something; "she checked several points needing further work"
Translations

logging

[ˈlɒgɪŋ] Nexplotación f forestal

logging

[ˈlɒgɪŋ] nexploitation f forestière logging companylogging company ncompagnie f d'exploitation forestière

logging

nHolzfällen nt

logging

[ˈlɒgɪŋ] ndisboscamento
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The Sawfish, he says, represents "an arranged marriage of marine and logging technologies" that may offer a sustainable way to reduce the environmental impacts of logging and the attendant road building.
Logging always seems to engender debate, but in communities along the Ottawa River in Canada, the practice has taken on a less controversial, more environmentally sound tone.
Such work has not addressed logging, which removes only selected trees, or surface fires that burn down individual trees but do not denude the forest.
Now some charge that The Gap's founder/owners, the Fisher family, are selling out their 1960s environmental ideals by logging some of the last vestiges of the California redwood forest.
Thomas was the agency's senior wildlife biologist who earlier that year had developed Clinton's plan to protect the northern spotted owl in the Pacific Northwest, where furious logging of old-growth forests had, until 1991, been driving the owl towards extinction.
Western Republicans clashed with Agriculture Secretary Dan Glickman over President Clinton's logging policy last week, accusing the administration of slowing salvage harvests to win votes from environmentalists.
Under a new agreement, Brunswick House First Nation (BHFN) Logging and Trucking Inc.
Sprawl and smaller lots are prompting a return to the old-fashioned art of horse logging.
These trees, which were seedlings when Columbus landed in the Americas, are lucky to have missed an appointment with the chainsaw, because they've been owned by a logging company since the turn of the century.
It happened Monday - on Earth Day - when the club announced that its members had voted 39,147 to 20,287 to advocate a ban on commercial logging in federally owned national forests.