A.P.Forest Department


Preparation and finalization of APO

The Annual Plan of Operations (APO) under CAMPA for next financial year has to be prepared at the Division level, consolidated at Circle level and finalized at State level for approval by the State Executive Committee followed by the State Steering Committee of A.P. State Authority (CAMPA). Further, the Annual Plan of Operations duly approved by the Steering Committee has to be furnished by December 31st each year to National Authority (CAMPA) for its approval.

The Annual Plan of Operations shall consist of:
  • Compensatory afforestation to be done in lieu of diversion of forest land for non-forestry use under the Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980
  • Forest and wildlife conservation and protection works within forest areas undertaken and financed under the programme.

It shall include maintenance and continuation of all ongoing works that are required to be continued and initiation of fresh works if any. Prescriptions of working plans/ Management plan shall be the guiding principles for preparation of shelf of activities in the Annual Plan of Operations.

The APO, 2020-21 was provisionally approved for an amount of Rs.231.07 crore in 5th National Executive committee meeting and total approved for an amount of Rs.330.82 crore in 6th National Executive committee meeting

A.P.Forest Department