Forest and Wildlife Department,

Government of Uttar Pradesh, India

Centrally Sponsored Schemes

Other Projects Funded by the Government of India
  • Implementation of the recommendations of the 13th Finance Commission (ACA)

    For implementation of the recommendations of the Thirteenth Finance Commission's five-year action plan of Rs. 80.4800 crores (for year 2010-11 to 2014-15) was sent to the government for approval, against which a five-year consolidated action plan of Rs 80.4800 crores has been approved. The scheme is being implemented in the entire state. Under this scheme the work of tree plantation to increase the density of open forests, repairing of fire lines (including Culvert), Demarcation (including boundary pillar construction), maintenance of residential houses, construction of incomplete buildings of Forest and Wildlife Department modernization scheme, strengthening of communication system, promotion works, development of information technology system, brick guard and plantation on approach routes etc. are being carried out.

  • National Afforestration Programme (through Forest Development Authority)

    The scheme is being implemented from 2000-01. To add the public to the work of protection and promotion of forests, in each division of the state, according to guidelines from the Government of India forestry work is being conducted through the public participation through central aid through the Forest Development Authority. The villages which are selected under the scheme, the local residents of those villages are selected to protect, develop and promote the forests. Since the beginning, 72 forest divisions FDA in the state has been funded by the Government of India.

  • Intensification of Forest Management (Centrally sponsored)

    The scheme is being implemented with 75 per cent central to 25 per cent state government share for the purpose of financing the protection of forests. Under the scheme the work related to prevention of forest fire, provision of services of strengthened forest security and representation of forest management, field survey and demarcation, etc. are being carried out.