Forestry and land use survey.

  • T.W. Freeman
Keywords: Insects, seeds, boxes, forestry service.


Ireland's 2% of forest land is a smaller proportion of total area than in any European country except Iceland: the once abundant woods were removed by slow attrition for burning and industrial use. In the middle of the nineteenth century various writers expected to see a vast extension of the farmed area of Ireland and tree planting was regarded as desirable but entirely subsidiary to the extension of agricultural land...
How to Cite
Freeman, T. (1950) “Forestry and land use survey.”, Irish Forestry. Available at: (Accessed: 21July2024).