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Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Forestry > Forestry BMP's > Non-logging BMP's Non-logging BMP's

Tree planting and natural regeneration

Begin the new stand as quickly as possible

Forestation projects generally consist of four phases:

  1. Plan the project to reach intended goals
  2. Prepare the site for successful forestation
  3. Plant or regenerate trees
  4. Take care of the trees after establishment