Environment, Forest and Climate Change Department,

Government of Uttar Pradesh, India

Shri. Yogi Adityanath

Hon'ble Chief Minister,Uttar Pradesh

Shri. Dara Singh Chauhan

Hon'ble Minister,Forest Department

  • Strengthening of Forest Rest Homes and Internal Routes in Dudhwa National Park Dudhwa National Park is being equipped by strengthening the forest rest homes and internal routes. The forest rest homes and internal routes of Dudhwa National Park, are being strengthened. To develop tourism in Dudhwa National Park and for promotion and conservation of forest and wildlife appropriate action will be taken after examining the situation.
  • Eco-tourism development in Lakh Bahosi Bird Sanctuary, Kannauj and Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary, Unnao Under this scheme million eco-friendly features are being made available to tourists in Lakh Bahosi Bird Sanctuary, Kannauj and Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary, Unnao, to protect the environment and to make the tourism experience better.
  • Development of eco-tourism The eco-tourism in the state will be promoted through this scheme. The scheme is being implemented in the areas of the state, where the natural beauty of the landscape, the forest and wildlife is available in abundance and the area is attractive to tourists. The local people get employment opportunities, along with the growth of tourism through the project.
  • Development of Babbar Sher Fertility Center and Lion Safari Park in Etawah district A forest reserve is located on 1100 hectare area, 2 k.m. west of Etawah district in the west of the city, on the Etawah-Gwalior route, which is also called as Fisher Forest. Fisher Forest is one of the state's oldest plantation, so it has historical significance in view of the plantation. To save the forest area from the problem of excessive biological pressure a Lion Safari Park is being set up here. From ecological perspective this area being located in the rugged forest this is a Favourable Site for the Babbar Sher natural habitat. Currently there is not a single Lion Safari Park in Uttar Pradesh. So, the Lion Safari Park will also promote the tourism in the state. Creating Lion Safari Park in Fisher Forest in Etawah, the native and foreign tourists will be able to get a closer look around the site in the natural habitat of Babbar Sher. 50 Hectare area has been selected for Lion Safari Park in Fisher Forest in Etawah.
  • Biodiversity Center, at Kukrail Forest division, Lucknow In view of the increasing pressure on the bio-diversity, and to create mass awareness the Biodiversity park in Kukrail forest area. Along with the growth of tourism this will provide employment opportunities to the local people.
  • Renovation and Upgrading Scheme of Tajganj forest rest house, Agra and its campus The building and other construction works are being carried out for the Taj Forest colony and renovation of Divisional Director of Taj forest colony, renovation of the office of the Zonal Forest Officer and boundary of the Taj Forest colony. The scheme is being implemented in Agra district.
  • Establishment of the children's railway in the Kanpur Zoological Park and modernization of Kanpur Zoo. Children's railway in the Kanpur Zoological Park is being set up and Kanpur Zoo is being modernized. The scheme is being implemented in the Kanpur district.
  • Establishment of the new children's railway in Lucknow Zoo to replace the old one and modernization of Lucknow Zoo A new children's railway will be set-up in Lucknow Zoo to replace the older one. Lucknow Zoo will be modernized. The scheme is being implemented in Lucknow district.
  • Management of wildlife outside the protected area In Uttar Pradesh, where there is a plethora of wildlife in the protected area, for the purpose of proper and sustained growth of the natural habitat for wildlife, their habitat conservation is of utmost importance and to address the increasing incidence of human-animal conflict development of resources has to be made to make available a space in the whole state in view of the growing biological-pressure. This new scheme has been launched in the financial year 2013-14.
  • Forest settlement Scheme The scheme has been proposed to survey and demarcation of forest area and to protect it from encroachment. This scheme is proposed to be implemented in Agra, Firozabad, Hamirpur, Mahoba, Banda, Chitrakoot, Hardoi, Khiri, Unnao and Chandauli. Under this scheme the task of bush clearance, construction of RCC pillars, barbed wire fencing along the sensitive borders and generation of Geospatial Database will be done.