Non-wood forest products
Similar term(s): NWFP.
A product of biological origin other than wood derived from forests, other
wooded land or trees outside forests.
Plant NWFP are classified into 8 categories: food; fodder;
raw material for medicine and aromatic products; colorants and dyes; utensils,
handicrafts and construction; ornamental plants;
exudates and other plants products.
Animal NWFP are classified into 8 categories: living animals;
hides, skins and trophies; wild honey and bee-wax; bush meat; raw material for
medicines; raw material for colorants; other edible animal products and other
non-edible animal products.
Source: GreenFacts, based on FAO Forestry
Exudate (in plants) - Lac
To read about this term in context:
GreenFacts Summary on Forests:
Español: Productos forestales no madereros
Français: Produits forestiers non ligneux