Silviculture is the basic section of the forest farming. Major duty of silviculture is nursery and renewal of certain tree species and bushes, as well as their complexes. The main aim of silviculture is maintaining the existing forests and creating the new ones.
Silviculture uses the achievements of natural sciences, among others climatology, oil science, botany or plant physiology. While doing silviculture works, the foresters tend to adapt species composition of tree stand to its site. Thanks to that, the forest becomes more resistant to any threats.
Sections of silviculture:
- forest seed production
- tree nursery
- forests restoration
- forest land improvements
- reforestation and tree planting
- forest nursery