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Foresters administer open and private forested grounds for monetary, recreational, and protection purposes. They can also inventory the type, amount, and area of timber, evaluate the timber's worth, arrange the purchase, and draw up contracts for acquirement. Might verify how to moderate wildlife areas, creek beds, water quality, and soil strength, and how best to follow environmental regulations. In addition, they often devise plans for planting and developing new trees, monitor trees for solid development, and verify optimal reaping timetables.
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