Posts tagged as Forest growth

Environment agency: Forest growth outstrips felling in 2019 in Estonia

Thursday, June 3, 2021

Managed forest grew in 2019 as felling was outstripped by growth, the Environment Agency stated in its recently published Forest Statistical Inventory. In recent years, the most deforestation has taken place in the years 2017-2020, the least between 2006 and 2009, the agency says. Some tree species reach felling maturity at about an age equivalent to the very uppermost limit of a human life-span. While around half of Estonia’s total…