An area of forest land designated by the Minister of Environmental Protection of Alberta as a management unit.
A parcel of forest land that is harvested, regenerated, and managed as a single entity. Its area, shape, and boundaries are determined by operational considerations, such as forest cover type, forest age, density of trees, timber merchantability, soil productivity, and presence of natural boundaries, such as ridge tops, streams, and roads.
An area of forest land managed as a unit for wood fibre production and other renewable resources.