Plantation & Afforestation

Ever Since the formation of Forest Development Board in 1969, the plantations have been raised under various programmes/schemes. These plantations are mainly of Teak & Bamboo in addition to Sisoo, Shivan and other miscellaneus species. The important plantation programmes undertaken by the Company are:



1. Raising Teak Plantations by Clear felling on 1.24 Lakhs Hectare during year 1970-87.



2 Waste Land Development Programme on 0.30 Lakhs Hectare during year 1988-91.



3. World Bank Aided MFP on 1.20 Lakhs Hectare during year 1992-2000.



4. Plantations raised under various schemes on 0.48 Lakhs Hectare from 2002-2014.


The details of the Plantation raised in the last few years are as under:

Year Teak Plantations (Ha) Miscellaneous Plantations (Ha) Total Plantations (Ha)
2010 1529 1576 3105
2011 1841 2170 4011
2012 1927 2840 4777
2013 1491 2396 3787
2014 1427 1885 3312
2015 1258 1364 2622