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Forest Functions
Description (a) environmental functions of forest or other wooded areas that include protection of the soil against erosion, water flow control, air purification, wind shelter, noise abatement, preservation of habitats, protection of species of fauna and flora, preservation of wildlife forage grounds and other biological uses, (b) economic functions of the production of timber and other forestry products and recreational activities and (c) social functions, for example, of an aesthetic or religious nature.