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Forest plantation

Forest stands established artificially by afforestation and reforestation for industrial and non-industrial usage.
 
Non-industrial plantations include those established for fuelwood production, soil protection, amenity or other purposes. They do not include plantations of agro-forestry crops, such as rubber tree and oil palm.
 
(FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization)