2. Noun. The conversion of a habitat to forest ¹
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Definition of Forestation
1. [n -S]
Lexicographical Neighbors of Forestation
Literary usage of Forestation
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. New York State Constitution Annotated by New York (State), New York State Library (1915)
"... of water storage reservoirs for the development or conservation or utilization of water or regulation of its flow, or for the purposes of forestation. ..."
2. North American Forest Research: Investigative Projects in Forestry and by Earle Hart Clapp (1920)
"Forestation General 75. Relation of soil acidity to forest planting (project F-1, D-4). To determine the causes of success or failure in forest planting on ..."
3. Two Essays on the Taxation of Unearned Incomes by Harry Gunnison Brown (1921)
"In passing, attention may be called to the fact that there is nothing in the scheme to tax land rent which need at all militate against the forestation of ..."