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NEPAL DEVELOPS ITS TIMBER RESOURCES
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Timber is one of Nepal's richest resources. Almost 75 percent of the country is forest, yielding wood for construction purposes, pulp, matches and fuel. Wood is one of the major exports to India. The Government of Nepal started its reforestation program following a report the food and agriculture organization (FAO) made in 1953. The report made recommendations for forest and soil conservation, afforestation and reforestation. It also suggested ways to manage existing forest tracts and make the most favourable use of lumber products.
Afforestation officer B.N.UPRETI (right) inspecting the work of his assistants tending seedlings at the forest nurser. The signboard reads: His Majesty's Government Department of Forests. Thankot forest nursery. Established in 2018 (1961).

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MALE, THANKOT FOREST NURSERY, 1963, KATHMANDU, POURING, WATER, PLANTS, TREES, HOUSE, BOARD, BLACK AND WHITE,NEPAL, HORTICULTURE, PLANTATION, GREENERY, DHAKA TOPI, DAURA SURWAL
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 UN : International Peace and Security
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