PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : AP-0107/2018
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Andhra Pradesh
 (i) State / Union Territory : Andhra Pradesh  (ii) District : Visakhapatnam  (iii) Forest Division : Visakhapatnam  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 1.6  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Road
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Visakhapatnam1.6Reserved Forest
Total 1.6
Division 1. : Visakhapatnam
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Visakhapatnam1.6
Total1.6
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
11.60.7Eco 4
Total. 1.6


(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.
NIL
5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : No forest area will be effected to erosion
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 80
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
(i). Patch wise details for Degraded Area (To be earmarked by DFO) (i). Total Financial Outlay for C.A(lacs): 0
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
111.60SankaramChodavaram910    View file
(ii). Copy of CA scheme details: (iii). Scanned copy of the Geo-referenced map of the forest land proposed for C.A. prepared by using DGPS or Total Station: (iv). Copy of Survey of India Toposheet indicating boundary of forest land proposed for C.A.:
 (V). Copy of NOC from Competent Authority :

Additional information Details
S. No. DocumentsRemarks
NIL

14. District Profile
S.no 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.)
1Visakhapatnam3720001.60162.1651234.8119/02/201944.31469.00
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
VisakhapatnamVisakhapatnamDFOYesOne18/02/2019
(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
VisakhapatnamVisakhapatnamDFO RecommendedThe road proposal is recommended with following certain conditions in the interest of forest and wildlife conservation. 1. Adequate signage’s to be placed at regular interval to create awareness about forest, wildlife conservation, maintaining vehicle speed etc., 2. Display board at starting and ending point showing details of forest land involved in diversion and clearly mentioning the status of land as “Forest land”. 3. Suitable protection structures shall be included in the proposed road is having steep gradient to avoid soil erosion. 4. Tree felling should be done in the presence of local forest officer and large trees having wildlife importance shall not be disturbed. 5. Adequate number of rumblers / speed breakers and underground passages shall be provided to facilitate movement of wildlife and to avoid accidents. 6. All the material required for road work shall be brought from outside and no material shall be collected from Reserve forest or reserve land. 7. For any kind of blasting and quarrying prior permission shall be obtained. 8. All DGPS surveyed points shall be clearly demarcated on the field and proposed alignment shall be followed.
VisakhapatnamCF RecommendedRecommended with conditions proposed by DFO, Visakhapatnam.Yes
Nodal Officer RecommendedRecommended
Specific recommendation of the State Government(Part V)
17. Specific recommendation of the State Government for acceptance or otherwise of the proposal with reason ( Part V)
StateRecommendation ByRecommendationRecommendation DateRemarksSigning AuthorityNotificationRecommendation Letter
Andhra PradeshState SecretaryRecommended16/06/2020 Stage I Approval accorded State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
ChennaiState GovernmentG.O.Ms.No.1516/06/2020
24. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/AP/ROAD/37337/2018IN-PRINCIPLENo Data