Forest Terminology Explained
While undertaking research, you or your students may come across some terms that may need explaining, so we have made it easy for you below.
*FURTHER INFORMATION: The Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment (ABARES) has produced an "Australia's forests and forestry glossary" (2020) found here -
A woody plant smaller than a tree, usually divided into separate stems near the ground. Also see understorey.
A rubber tyred tractor for dragging felled logs to a loading area. Also see feller buncher.