timberland

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n timberland land that is covered with trees and shrubs
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Usage

In literature:

And Carley soon became aware that they had at last left the cut and burned-over district of timberland behind.
"The Call of the Canyon" by Zane Grey
It contained all the trained foresters in the Government service, but had charge of no public timberland whatsoever.
"Theodore Roosevelt" by Theodore Roosevelt
In most states timberland is assessed on the basis of its value, timber and land together.
"Three Acres and Liberty" by Bolton Hall
They can grow healthy trees if all disease germs are kept away from the timberlands.
"The School Book of Forestry" by Charles Lathrop Pack
The wide timberlands, the broken low hills of the green prairie at length began to give place to a steadily rising inclined plane.
"The Covered Wagon" by Emerson Hough
Corliss grabbed the saddle-horn as the horse bolted through the timberlands, working against the curb to reach the open.
"Sundown Slim" by Henry Hubert Knibbs
Pete undressed and turned in, to dream of who knows what ghostly lions prowling through the timberlands of the Blue Range.
"The Ridin' Kid from Powder River" by Henry Herbert Knibbs
Good results are sometimes obtained by setting trees right among the stumps on recently cleared timberland.
"Apple Growing" by M. C. Burritt
D. A treatise on the care of woodlands and the restoration of the denuded timberlands on plains and mountains.
"Your Plants" by James Sheehan
The scene of this readable tale the Carpathian Timberlands in Poland.
"The Brighton Boys in the Radio Service" by James R. Driscoll
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In news:

Winlock Timberland Library presents PageTurners Book Discussion, 12:30-1:30 pm, February 3 for adults.
Timberland Mens Canvas Shoes Red.
Custom Made, Timberland Sale, Timberland Cheap, Timberland Outl.
Timberland library's Adult Winter Reading program.
Timberland 's Montee Ball among five Heisman finalists.
Timberland 's Montee Ball, a running back at Wisconsion, is one of five Heisman Trophy finalists.
Timberland 's Lighting Upgrade.
The Molpus Woodlands Group, a timberland investment management organization, has purchased 26,500 acres in Georgia and Virginia on behalf of its clients.
Timberland 's Bold CSR Goals Timberland 's refined CSR goals focus on larger issues associated with each pillar.
Prior to joining True Value, Rosalee Hermens was CIO for The Timberland Co.
HUMBERTO LEON, an owner of Opening Ceremony, was obsessed with a pair of Timberland boat shoes from the 1980s.
Timberland Realty Working With Cabela's.
Timberland is banking on Silverdale's economic future.
As a part of Timberland 's push into international markets, the new site, at www.timberlandonline.co.uk, lets UK shoppers buy Timberland products online.
It's not clear whether Timberland 's values are a driver of its financial success.
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