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Public Resources Code - PRC

DIVISION 4. FORESTS, FORESTRY AND RANGE AND FORAGE LANDS [4001 - 4958]

  ( Division 4 repealed and added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144. )

PART 2. PROTECTION OF FOREST, RANGE AND FORAGE LANDS [4101 - 4789.7]

  ( Part 2 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144. )

CHAPTER 9. State Forest [4631 - 4664]

  ( Chapter 9 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144. )

ARTICLE 2. Definitions [4635 - 4643]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144. )

4635.
  

Unless the context otherwise requires, the definitions in this article govern the construction of this chapter.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144.)

4636.
  

“Continuous production” means such management as will approach a balance between depletion and growth.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144.)

4637.
  

“Forest land” means lands primarily suited to growing timber and other forest products.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144.)

4638.
  

“Forest products” includes sawlogs, pilings, poles, split products, pulpwood, bolts, bark and other products.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144.)

4639.
  

“Management” means the handling of forest crop and forest soil so as to achieve maximum sustained production of high quality forest products while giving consideration to values relating to recreation, watershed, wildlife, range and forage, fisheries, and aesthetic enjoyment.

(Amended by Stats. 1974, Ch. 386.)

4640.
  

“Protection” means protection of forest trees against damage by fire, insects, disease, and trespass.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144.)

4641.
  

“Purchase area” means an area of forest land within which forest lands of sufficient acreage may be available and can be consolidated to make state forest units.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144.)

4642.
  

“Reforestation” includes reforestation by natural means from seed and artificially by seeding or planting.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144.)

4643.
  

“State forest” means forest land owned or to be owned by the state.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1144.)

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