clear-cut

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remove all the trees at one time

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clearly or sharply defined to the mind

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having had all the trees removed at one time

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clear and distinct to the senses

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The clear-felling will undermine seven years of work to restore the forest to natural broadleaf woodland through the gradual removal of conifers, that allows regeneration of native plants, the Woodland Trust said.
And clear-felling, he points out, doesn't come under the heading of good management.
9) At least some of this is by unsustainable methods such as clear-felling.
The demand for woodchips for fibre in paper production is a major driver behind the continuing clear-felling practices in our native forests.
It's an alternative to the clear-felling of forests seen on many a Welsh hillside.
However, clear-felling has destroyed some of these lands.
Ough compared the recovery of understorey flora after clear-felling with that after natural disturbance by the Ash Wednesday wildfires, about a decade earlier.
Times have changed since the days when modern forest management consisted of clear-felling and replanting.
The plan, drawn up by FCW Coed y Gororau staff, will also avoid clear-felling.
There would also be a plan to end the destructive practice of clear-felling.
While Coillte has managed this country's forests some unscrupulous companies around the world are involved in clearcutting, or clear-felling.
Selection harvesting is typical, involving removal of only a few trees per hectare, rather than clear-felling.
Eryl Roberts, of Coed Cadw, said: "Our aim is to remove the conifers gradually - we'll avoid clear-felling whole areas of woodland.
In Victoria, the proposed clear-felling of the forests of Brown Mountain in East Gippsland has been a particularly contentious issue, though the saga had a positive twist in August, when the Supreme Court of Victoria ruled that the state government had a legal responsibility to protect endangered wildlife in the area
We would not be clear-felling but would start with areas near the wood's gullies where broadleaf trees have remained and from which regeneration can start," said Mark.