Mazandaran Forest

Mazandaran Forest
Mazandaran Forest

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The total area of the forest in this province is estimated at 965,000 ha which is mainly comprised of broad leaf trees. The forests in the eastern part of the province are connected to the Minoodasht and Golestan forests, and are distributed at two

major regions, Sari (645,000 ha) and Nowshahr (320,000 ha).

From these forests, 487,195 ha are used commercially, 184,000 ha are protected and the rest are regarded as forest lands or over-used forests. There are 11 forest parks totaling an area of 5,494 ha and 29,877 ha of artificial forests.