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

State Sector Scheme

Other state funded schemes implemented by the department
  • Building construction This scheme is being implemented for the construction of residential houses, departmental offices and non residential buildings for the forest employees working in forests.
  • Vir Abdul Hameed forest, wild life and environment protection award scheme This scheme was started in the year 2012-13 with the aim to recognize the works of individuals/organizations who has done a commendable work to increase the tree cover, wild life and environment protection which awakens the spirit of forest and wild life conservation in the society.
  • Forest research and expansion The task of forest research is executed through the forests promoter, saal region (Bareilly), southern region (Kanpur) and vindhya region (Ram Nagar, Varanasi) under the chief forest conservator (Research) Uttar Pradesh, Kanpur. Departmental plantation is necessary to increase the productivity of tree plantations made by farmers on their private land or by other agencies by making them available high quality seedlings. In order to raise high quality seedlings supply of high quality selected seed source is of special importance.
  • Organizing Forest festivals This scheme is being implemented by entire state. This increases the awareness towards forests and wild life among the public. Under this scheme tree plantation and up gradation of forest awareness centers is carried out in every district on the occasion of forest festivals. Under this scheme Rs. 20.00 lakhs has been spent during the year 2013-14.
  • Nursery Management Scheme In this scheme nurseries of 8 to 12 feet height are being raised for plantations. This scheme is being implemented in the entire state.