Definition: High forest
Forest normally composed of trees of seedling origin, but may also include trees from vegetative reproduction, e.g. poplars.
Includes: stands in process of transformation into high forest.
Economic Commission for Europe of the United Nations (UNECE)/ Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Terms and Definitions, "Temperate and Boreal Forest Resources Assessment 2000", United Nations, July 1997