Tag: Himachal forest

Corporation gives loss making timber depots to Forest department

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To cut the expenses on running loss making timber depots, the H.P. Forest Development Corporation has given the control of such timber sale depots...

Ecological Climate Proofing Project approves for Chamba and Kangra districts

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In a meeting at Palampur, Forest Minister Thakur Singh Bharmouri disclosed that Rs. 310 crore H.P. Forest Ecological Climate Proofing Project was approved in...

Retired Army personnel to conserve depleting forests of Shimla and McLeodganj

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To conserve depleting forests of Shimla and McLeodganj region of the state, the Forest Department of the state has decided to rope in two...

Govt aiming Forest Conservation with sustainable development

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The Himachal Pradesh is bestowed with immense forest wealth. Out of a total geographical area of 55,673 square kilometres, 37,033 square KM area is...

Himachal restored TD rights for locals

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The State Government has restored the TD rights for the people of the State. TD rights have been restored after eight years. Forest Minister Thakur...

Himachal to get cost of Forest land from CAMPA Fund

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Forest Minister Thakur Singh Bharmouri revealed that the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) had deposited Rs. 226.35 crore in CAMPA Fund for declaring 685...

Conservation of natural wealth is priority of the State Govt: Bharmouri

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Forest Minister Thakur Singh Bharmouri said that conservation of State’s precious natural wealth and their proper scientific management was the priority of the State...

Shimla MC urges state Govt to return forest area

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The cash strapped Shimla Municipal Corporation urged the state government to review its decision to hand over the entire 1880.13 hectares of its forest...

Chief Minister launches New IT Applications of Forest Department

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Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh launched five new IT applications of Forest Department here today, which includes a redesigned Website of HP Forest Department, new...

Forest Department to set up Fire Alert System with the help...

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Dr. VK Dhadwal, Director, National Remote Sensing Centre, Hydrabad, in a meeting with Pr. Chief Conservator of Forests, HP and senior officers of the...

Forest Department gears-up to weed-out Lantana

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Lantana, an exotic obnoxious weed, which is infesting around 185000 hectare of forest land in Shiwalik hills is not only posing threat to the...

Mid Himalayan Watershed Development Project extended till March, 2016

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Forest Minister Thakur Singh Bharmouri lauded the efforts of Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh for his earnest efforts and effectively raising the issue relating to...