List of types of formally designated forests

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Bannwald, a protected forest, Germany

This is a list of types of formally designated forests, as institutionalized around the world. It is organized in three sublists: by forest ownership, protection status, and designated use.

By ownership[edit]

Cairnhead Community Forest, UK
Lake George State Forest, Florida, USA

By protection status[edit]

New York State Forest Preserve
Protected landscape area of Kokořínsko, Czech Republic
Wildlife Management Area, West Virginia, USA
Schonwald near Schönwald, Baden-Württemberg

By designated use[edit]

Crossett Experimental Forest, Arkansas, USA

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Robinson, Lori (April 24, 2015). "Ethiopia's Church Forests". Africa Geographic.
  2. ^ National Park Service, "New Jersey Pinelands: A Special Place" Archived 2012-04-27 at the Wayback Machine Accessed April 30, 2012.
  3. ^ IUCN, "Protected Areas - what are they? why have them?" Archived 2012-04-26 at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ a b c ""Experimental Forests & Ranges"". Archived from the original on 2012-10-06. Retrieved 2012-04-29.
  5. ^ "FAO, "Model forests - the concept"". Archived from the original on 2012-04-30. Retrieved 2012-04-29.
  6. ^ International Model Forest Network, "About Model Forests" Archived 2013-12-14 at the Wayback Machine

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