Sri N Chandrababu Naidu
Hon'ble Chief Minister
Harvesting structure Management
Preparation of Working Plans
Implementation and Monitoring of Working Plans
Forest Offences under:
Indian Forest Act, 1927
Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972
Diversion for non-forestry purposes like mining, irrigation, hydroelectric projects, encroachments for agriculture etc
Manage forest land
Oversee diversion of forest land for non-forestry purposes
Settlement of land disputes
Settlement of encroachments
Maintenance and upkeep of forest boundaries
National Parks and Sanctuaries
Protected Area Network
Tree improvement programmes
Production of superior quality of seed of forestry species
Development of seed production areas
Seedling and clonal seed orchards. Conducting applied research in the field of forestry.
Germplasm collection, sustainable use and conservation of medicinal and aromatic plants.
Development and implementation of tissue culture techniques.
Development of practical, cost-saving techniques of reclamation of mined out areas.