A.P.Forest Department

Sri YS Jagan Mohan Reddy

Hon'ble Chief Minister

Sri Balineni Srinivasa Reddy

Hon'ble Minister for EFS&T

Sri Vijaya Kumar G.Srkr, IAS

Secretary to Govt.,EFS&T

Sri N.Prateep Kumar, IFS

Prl. Chief Conservator of Forests & Head of Forest Force

Forest Stats

The State has reported extent of recorded forest area (RFA) 37,258 sq km which is 22.86 % of its geographical area. The reserved, protected and unclassed forests are 85.78 % and 13.60 % and 0.62 % of the recorded forest area in the State respectively.


Recorded forest area


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Forest cover


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Tree cover


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Growing Stock in forests


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Growing stock in ToF


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Bamboo area

As per India State Forest report (ISFR) 2019 Read More


The state of Andhra Pradesh has a varied topography and is supported by varied ecotypes that support a rich diversity of flora. With a vegetation that usually belongs to dry deciduous form, the state of Andhra Pradesh has mangroves forming an important eco-system.

The state has about 3188.74 ha. of mangrove forests.

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