SCHEMES OF TAMIL NADU FOREST DEPARTMENT
|S.NO||NAME OF THE FOREST DIVISION||NAME OF THE SCHEME||TARGET
(in ha/ numbers)
|District Forest Office – Part I Scheme|
|1||4406-12th Finance commission recommendation Forests maintainenace of Forests grants in aid works for 2007-08||Solar fence 5km|
|2||4551 Western Ghats Development Programme||40 ha|
|3||Nilgiris Biosphere Reserve Scheme||Providing dirink water facilities|
|4||Raising and planting Teak Seedling in outside forest i.e. private patta lands||75000|
|5||Planting Taller seedling in Urban/Suburban areas||12029 urban,3676 suburbans total=15705|
|6||Tamilnadu Afforestation Programme||Only building 9 Nos|
|7||Afforestation two villages|
|8||Intergrated Forest Protection||Cairns 150 Nos+fire lighting equipments|
|9||Engaging sandal tending watcers||8 Nos./12 months|
|10||Project Elephant||Solar fencing 15.5km|
|11||Nilgiris Biosphere Reserve Scheme||Solar fencing 8kms|
|12||Forest Protection||Fire line cleaning 8 kms|
|13||Project Elephant(dispose of carcase)|
|14||TCPL Preparatory work||Teak seedlings 35000 Nos|
|Part II Scheme|
|1||Raising taller plant –free supply seedling||8333N0s|
|2||District establishment- wild life week celebration|
|3||Consolidation of forests-JA Forest Protection(construction of cairns Fire watchers and line)||Cairns 100 Nos|
|Divisional Forest Office(Social Forest)|
|Tree cultivation in Patta lands||Small farmers& marginal farmers|
|Divisional Forest Office(Genetic Forest Division)|
|Tree cultivation in Patta lands||Small and marginal farmers|
|FRHLT||Any body can get the tree based medicinal plant seedlings|
TREE CULTIVATION IN PATTA LANDS (TCPL)
The area can be survey depending upon the resource availability, man power etc. For that particular area seedlings are given at free of cost @160 trees per acre and maintain by farmer through proper agreement between farmer and department. After the particular time (10 -12 months), giving/ announce incentive to the percentage of plant survival
TREE CROP SEEDLING
Teak only (Mixed Tree Crop- GENETIC DIVISION)
Small and marginal farmer whom having less than 2 ha
DOCUMENTS ATTACHED WITH APPLICATION
Chitta and adangal
Divisional Forest Officer,
Social forestry division,
Phone number: 2440905
Deputy Conservator of forest
Forestry genetic division,
Bharathi park road,
12th FINANCE COMMISSION RECOMMENDATION - FOREST MAINTAINANCE OF FOREST GRANTS IN AID WORKS FOR 07-08
As per the recommendations of 12th finance commission, the state government has sanctioned several lakhs for restoration works to be implemented over a period of 5 years from 2006 -2007. It covers the works of
WESTERN GHAT DEVELOPMENT PROJECT
The programme envisages Eco-restoration, eco-stabilisation, eco-development and eco-protection in the Western Ghats. Protected and conserve the flora and fauna. Resoration of degraded forest areas, creating water harvesting structure, soil conservation, medicinal plant conservation, erection of solar fencing providing basic infrastructure facilities to the trial areas.
NILGRIS BIOSPHERE RESERVE SCHEME
Under this scheme the work such as creating awareness and publicity, conducting nature camps, special camps, constructing interpretation centre, eco development activities, health camps, resoration of habitats, creating educational awareness.
Proving drinking water facilities in Nilgiris reserve area i.e.Eluthurecal village through bore well.
People of that village by good water facilities.
PLANTING TALLER SEEDLING IN URBAN OR SUBURBAN AREAS
Rapid urbanization and industrialization in Municipal Corporation and their suburbs are leading to increased pollution. To decrease the pollution develop tree planting in municipal area road sides
Under this scheme seedling raised and planted in Coimbatore urban areas and suburban areas. The seedling height 2m of different kinds tree species – Pungam, Neem, Pheltophoram, May flower, Poovarasu, Arasu Allam etc.
Giving employment to people by raising seedling, planting and maintenance.
Under this scheme, Elephant protection, fire protection measures, water facilities to elephants, payment of compensation to the damage crops and loss of human lives caused by elephant etc, erection of solar fence to control the man animal conflict are proposed.
Erecting solar fencing about 15.5 km in Ottanthurai, Madhukarai and Chinna thadagam area.
Compensation to loss caused by forest animals and birds about
Crop – Rs. 15,000/ac (Maximum)
House –Rs. 5000
Death – Rs 1 lakh
Injury – Depending upon injury level
(Just giving petition to Collector with VAO certificate, chitta and patta adegal, revenue certificate then enquiry about that damage by VAO and Ranger through spot visit and proposal of damage loss to the office and giving compensation)
Employment to people (ST)
Forest is conserved
Getting compensation for damage
INTEGRATED FOREST PROTECTION
This scheme implemented by the forest department is shared between government of India and the state government in the ration of 75 and 25. The main objective of this scheme is to control forest fires and strengthen forest protection measure. Construction of cairns to prevent encroachment to another important item of works other work in assistance to JFMC. Creating water bodies inside forest, purchase communication equipments and purchase of fire flighting tools etc.
Under this scheme, protect the forest from fire through fire line cleaning i.e. road adjoining the forest area. 3 meter width in both side are cleaned thereby forest fire movement from one side to another side arrested.
Fire line cleaning of about 10km of Coimbatore reserve area by the people of ST
Through this scheme employment opportunity to ST people is provided.
RAISING TALLER PLANTS FREE SUPPLY SEEDLING 8330 Nos
Under this scheme raising seedling of variety tree plant and distribute the 2m height seedling to Institution, school and college, government hospital primary health centre to protect pollution.
Raising 8333 taller seedling and distributed to institution and government hospital
People near by area are protected from pollution
RAISING AND PLANTING TEAK SEEDLING IN OUTSIDE FOREST (i.e). PRIVATE PATTA LANDS
A new scheme is being launched from this year for providing financial and technical support to small and marginal farming for growing drought resistant timber tree species on wastelands in private farm holding (i.e. fallow for atleast 3 years consecutively)
Farmers of marginal and small farmers
TCPL PREPARTARY WORKS
To create forest cover in private lands of small and marginal farmers wastelands with timber value tree teak
Raising nursery to develop seedling of 35000 teak for distribution to small and marginal farmers
CONTACT ADDRESS FOR ABOVE SCHEMES
District Forest Office
Opposite to Rainbow Theater,
FOUNDATION FOR REVITALISATION OF LOCAL HEALTH TRADITION (FRLHT)
Now a days, local traditional medicinal plant are cultivated in less area and importance of that tree plants are not known to so many people. So, the foundation started in Bangalore to develop such value trees in our locality.
Tree based all medicinal value tree seedling like Pathimugam, Sandal, Vengai, Thani, Noval, Neem
Deputy Conservator of forest
Forestry genetic division,
Bharathi park road, Coimbatore 43