When European settlers arrived in North America in the 1600s, they found vast forests stretching from the Atlantic Ocean to the Mississippi River. Nearly 40 percent of the land north of Mexico lay beneath tree cover. So how much has this scene changed? Test your tree knowledge to find out.
Question 1 of 10
How much of the planet is forestland?
Question 2 of 10
Which of the below is considered to be a hardwood?
Question 3 of 10
Which of the below accounts for the most timber consumption in the United States?
Question 4 of 10
What are the odds that a full-time logger will be killed on the job?
Question 5 of 10
How much government-owned public forestland exists in the United States?
Question 6 of 10
Globally, the forest industry employs how many people?
Question 7 of 10
Since 1930, what insect has defoliated more than 80 million acres of forests in the Eastern United States?
Question 8 of 10
What percentage of the world’s forests are designated for conservation?
Question 9 of 10
Which of the below criteria does NOT necessitate Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification?
Question 10 of 10