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Principles of the Forest Legislation of the Russian Federation, 1993.

Country/Territory
Russian Federation
Document type
Legislation
Date
1993
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Forestry
Keyword
Afforestation/reforestation Special fund Institution Timber extraction/logging Forest management/forest conservation Basic legislation
Geographical area
CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States), Eastern Europe, Europe
Abstract

Article 2 of this Act establishes the Forest Fund of the Russian Federation, which consists of all forests and lands to be used for "the purpose of practising forestry". This includes forested land, and certain non-forested lands such as swamps. It does not include forest stands and woody and bushy vegetation on agricultural lands; protective stands along canals, railways and roads; or city trees not designated as "municipal forests." Articles 3-7 set forth in detail the respective responsibilit

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