forest forest  /ˈfɔ rəst/


  1. (n) the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area
  2. (n) land that is covered with trees and shrubs
  3. (v) establish a forest on previously unforested land

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  1. Forest Resources Forest links from the Amazing Environmental Organization Web Directory Books on forest and the environment @barnesandnoble.
  2. A great deal of the forest may not be around much longer.
  3. A trip into a remote African rain forest is a journey back in time to a world where the animals have never encountered humans.


  1. Forest Service plans prescribed burns for Croatan

    The U.S. Forest Service is conducting a prescribed burn this weekend on up to 1,000 acres in the Croatan National Forest along North Carolina's coast.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: New Bern Sun Journal

  2. Black Forest Fire Rages On Near Colorado Springs

    The Black Forest Fire burning near Colorado Springs is the most destructive wildfire in the state's history.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: NPR

  3. Black Forest Fire claims 473 homes, 45% contained

    BLACK FOREST - A large fire burning in Black Forest that started Tuesday afternoon has claimed two lives and destroyed 473 homes, according to fire officials. It has consumed more houses than 2012's Waldo Canyon Fire - making it the most destructive fire in state history.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: 9 News Denver

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  1. "The tallest tree in our forest has fallen," Jackson said of Sutton.
    on Jan 6, 2010 By: Jesse Jackson Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "Resolving borders resolves settlements, resolving Jerusalem resolves settlements," Clinton said at the weekend. "I think we need to lift our sights and instead of looking down at the trees, we need to look at the forest."
    on Jan 11, 2010 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Jerusalem Post

  3. "In order to safeguard the economic recovery, which is still rather modest and somewhat fragile, it's absolutely essential to contain the bushfire in Greece so that it will not become a forest fire and a threat to financial stability for the...
    on May 5, 2010 By: Olli Rehn Source: Reuters

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