(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : AP-093/2018
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Andhra Pradesh
 (i) State / Union Territory : Andhra Pradesh  (ii) District : East Godavari  (iii) Forest Division : Kakinada  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 6.73  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Road
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Kakinada6.0045Reserved Forest
Total 6.0045
Division 1. : Kakinada
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1East Godavari6.0045
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
16.00450.8Eco 2
Total. 6.0045

(ii) Species-wise local/scientific names and girth-wise enumeration of trees at FRL
S. No. Scientific Name Local Name (0-30)cm. (31-60)cm. (61-90)cm. (91-120)cm. (121-150)cm. (>150)cm.
1Xylia XylocarpaKonda tangedu23382013350
2Misc. SpeciesBusi001120
3Misc. SpeciesGumpena112000
4Misc. SpeciesChilaka duddiga001000
5Misc. SpeciesChirumanu001000
6Terminalia TomentosaNallamaddi000050
7Misc. SpeciesNalla gatha6102200
8Syzigium CuminiNeredu010010
9Misc. SpeciesPala053110
10Misc. SpeciesPilli010000
11Misc. SpeciesKorra manu000010
12Misc. SpeciesRevadi013190
13Misc. SpeciesThedlapala063000
14Pterocarpus MarsupiumYegisa010000
15Misc. SpeciesYerra karra005220
16Misc. SpeciesAdavi sapota000010
17Misc. SpeciesAnem010000
18Misc. SpeciesBotruka061000
19Gmelin ArboreaGummadi000010
20Misc. SpeciesDakki010000
21Misc. SpeciesGarugudu100000
22Caryota UrensJeeluga000010
23Terminalia ChebulaKaraka110000
24Misc. SpeciesKondagogu41510010
25Misc. SpeciesKorakabusi010330
26Holoptelia integrifoliaNemali0103010
27Misc. SpeciesPandriga461010
28Misc. SpeciesPari donda010000
29Misc. SpeciesPatcharri010000
30Misc. SpeciesPitta marri010000
31Misc. SpeciesPothadi034030
32Cassia FistulaRela2131000
33Adina cordifoliaBandaru200030
34Misc. SpeciesBodda023010
Total 44 12664 2372 0
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 329

5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : Soil erosion in forest area is likely to take place due to formation of the road.
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : The proposed road is passing through the Chinthala
8. Significance of the forest land proposed for diversion from wildlife point of view
 (i). Details of wildlife present in and around the forest land proposed for diversion : No
 (ii). Whether forms part of national park, wildlife sanctuary, biosphere reserve,tiger reserve, elephant corridor, wildlife migration corridor etc. : No
 (iii). Whether the forest land proposed for diversion is located within eco-sensitive zone(ESZ) of the Protected Area notified under Wildlife(Protection) Act,1972 (Note: In case, ESZ of a Protected Area is not notified,then,10kms distance from boundary of the Protected Area should be treated as ESZ): No
 (iv). Whether any national park, wildlife sanctuary, biosphere reserve, tiger reserve, elephant corridor, wildlife migration corridor etc., is located within 1 Km. from boundary of the forest land proposed for diversion : No
 (v). Whether any rare/endangered/unique species of flora and fauna found in the area : No
9. Details of any protected archaeological/heritage site/defence establishment or any other important monument located in the area, if any
 (i). Whether any protected archaeological/heritage site/defence establishment or any other important monument is located in the area : No
10. Comment as to the reasonability of the extent of the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i). Whether the requirement of forest land as proposed by the user agency is unavoidable and bare minimum for the project : Yes
11. Details of violation(s), if any ,committed
 (i). Whether any work in violation of the Act or guidelines issued under the Act has been carried out : No
12. Whether work in violation is still in progres(Yes/No) : NIL
13. Details of compensatory afforestation scheme
Patch wise details for Degraded Area (To be earmarked by DFO)
(i). Total Financial Outlay for C.A(lacs):
Patch Wise Details Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
112.649Kota, 240 & 243    View file

Additional information Details
S. No. DocumentsRemarks

14. District Profile District NameGeographical area of the district (in ha.)Forest area of the district (in ha.)Total forest area diverted since 1980 (in ha.)No. of Approved CasesForest Land including penal C.A. (in ha.)Progress of compensatory afforestation as on(date)A) Forest land (in ha.)B) Non-forest land (in ha.)
1East Godavari1082112333600768.109281800.54131/01/2019112.0871633.454
15. Site inspection report of the DFO/CCF/Nodal Officer highlighting important facts pertaining to the forest land
Division NameCircleSite inspected ByWhether site inspectedNo. of times site visited Site inspection reportDate of visit
 RajahmundryCFNoNo Data
(Specific recommendation of the DFO/CCF/Nodal Officer with(Part II,III & Part IV))
16. Specific recommendation of the DFO/CCF/Nodal Officer for acceptance or otherwise of the proposal with reason
DivisionCircleRecommendation ByRecommendationReasonLetter Whether CF agreed
KakinadaRajahmundryDFO Not-Recommendedthe user agency for diversion of 6.004 Ha in reserve forests of Rampachodavaram range 2.649 ha & Addateegala range 3.3555 ha for formation of road from Kota to Chinthalapudi in favour of the Executive Engineer, TW Division, Rampachodavaram may not recommended as the route is very narrow between stream and hill portion upto 2.00 km and road cannot be laid without undertaking blasting in the forests which is not permitted as per F c Act, 1980 and 328 number of trees to be felled for creation of this road. Further it is submitted that the adverse impacts in the form of damage to thick and dense vegetation of semi evergreen forests and habitat fragmentation of the wildlife habitats as leopard, bison, sloth bear, barking deer, sambar etc., are found these areas
RajahmundryCF Not-RecommendedRejected based on the recommendation of the D.F.O Yes