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IUFRO The Advocate for Forest Science.
is the terminological database for forestry that is being built by SilvaVoc, IUFRO‘s project on forest terminology. Terminology being living expert knowledge, this is not a static database, but a continuing process of change and revision.
At present, the database is based mainly on terms and equivalent terms of a trilingual forestry vocabulary produced by T.B. Yerke, USA. This basic stock of terms is regularly improved with definitions and additional terms by the IUFRO Units in the following languages:
If you are looking for terms, definitions and equivalent terms in the database, query SilvaTerm here.
If you want to help us by including definitions and additional terms in your forestry subject area, please contact Ms. Renate Prüller, SilvaVoc Coordinator, via the input form.
If you need help for your search, please read more here.