Official Concept and Definition

Mossy forest

Definition

forest stand found principally on high elevations and very rough mountainous regions characterized by steep ridges. The trees are mostly dwarf with stems and branches usually covered by epiphytes (moss) and dominated by Podocarpaceae, Myrtaceae, and Fagaceae.

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PSS Agency PSA
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PSA

https://psa.gov.ph/ISSiP/concepts-and-definitions
Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Forestry
PSA Board Resolution PSA Board Resolution No 01, Series of 2017 - 111
https://psa.gov.ph/article/nscb-executive-board-resolution-no-12-approving-and-adopting-official-concepts-and
Statistical Domain Economic Statistics
Statistical Activity Agriculture, forestry, fisheries

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