The head department of statistics generalized information on a condition of forestry of the Nikolaev area. Last year the enterprises which were engaged in silvicultural activity, made production, and also executed works and services in forestry sphere on 21 million UAH that is 15% more, than in 2007. The part of production of logging in these volumes made 12%.
As a result of all types of cutting down 41,5 thousand CBM of wood that is one quarter less, than in previous year (including 33,5 thousand CBM liquid) were prepared.
The most essential losses put to environment fires. In 2008 in farms of Nikolayevshchina 67 cases of forest fires on the area of 83 hectares are recorded. Losses as a result of fires increased by 28% and made 832,4 thousand UAH
Last year in the territory on the area of 1844 hectares (is 7% more, than in 2007) works on restoration of the woods are carried out. Renewal was carried out, mainly, due to landing and wood sowing (1686 hectares). Natural updating of the wood happened on the area of 158 hectares.
5592 hectares of the wood last year were damaged by wreckers and diseases. For all year works on protection of the woods from wreckers and diseases were conducted. Biological preparations processed 782 hectares of the woods. It is one third less, than in previous year, and makes only 13% of the area of the wood damaged for the beginning of year (6030 hectares).