Gilan Forest

Gilan Forest
Gilan Forest

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

There were 567,524 ha of forests in Gilan province in 1998 out of which, the Astara area with about 80,000 ha ranks first in the region. These forests are graded 1-2-3 with an area of 107,894; 182,758

and 211,972 ha respectively.

The area of artificial forests in 1998 was estimated at 1,062 ha, there are also 16 forest parks totaling 5,394 ha, and 5 forest biospheres totaling 2,373 ha.

The commercial and non-commercial utilization is 310,375 cubic meters (184,202 cubic meters for commercial and 126,173 cubic meters for non-commercial use).