PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : AS-011/2021
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Assam
 (i) State / Union Territory : Assam  (ii) District : Tinsukia  (iii) Forest Division : Digboi  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 13.43  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Pipeline
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Digboi13.43Reserved Forest
Total 13.43
Division 1. : Digboi
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Tinsukia13.43
Total13.43
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
113.430.4Eco 1
Total. 13.43


(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.
1Bischofia JavanicaUriam316101046
2OthersMorhal8140200
3OthersBandordima172000
4OthersLeteku240000
5OthersMahudi124000
6OthersPanimuri13373200
7Lagerstroemia ParvifloraAjar5147122
8OthersMyfuck594000
9OthersOwtenga524111115
10Terminalia MyriocarpaHalakh054714
11OthersBhelu000103
12OthersAmsoya040000
13OthersGohora274011
14Ficus RacemosaDimoru260403
15Castanopsis TribuloidesHingori11388730
16OthersBonsoom010000
17OthersHollong6124431
18Alstonia ScholarisSotiyona069230
19OthersSelleng688300
20Mesua FerraNahar220000
21OthersAmul030000
22OthersSalmugura452100
23OthersHengalu12269110
24OthersBorhamthuri362000
25OthersPisola414100
26OthersBonjamuk10343201
27OthersPanijamuk351000
28OthersPani Omora360000
29Gmelina AroboreaGomari145524
30Albzzia Spp.Sirish473412
31OthersBonjalphy110100
32OthersBon Tezpat140000
33OthersDewasali020100
34OthersBula101000
35OthersSam011000
36OthersGendhelipoma110100
37OthersHati poila020000
38OthersPansopa100000
39OthersPhul Gomari231200
40Bombax CeibaSimolu030100
41Magnolia GrandifoliaGahori Sopa081101
42OthersSani Mola041000
43Shorea RobustaDhuna020000
44OthersKahi Dewa120000
45OthersMisamari010000
46OthersPani Leteku020100
47OthersKath Badam070000
48OthersPani morolia030000
49OthersPani Hingori000100
50OthersAmari010000
51OthersM potia030010
52OthersKukura Thangia100000
53OthersBorpat020110
54OthersCross001100
55Tectona GrandisSegun000001
56Mangifera IndicaAam001001
57OthersAkesia000010
58OthersKatkaru211000
59Terminalia ChebulaHillikha022000
60OthersRobab Tenga010000
61Ficus BengalensisJori000001
62OthersThekera000100
63OthersBogori001000
64OthersKodam010000
65OthersGhura Neem110000
66OthersJamuk463202
67OthersKuji Thekera010000
68OthersJutuli5149101
69OthersMorolia010000
70OthersMaskoita121100
71OthersPoma011000
72OthersDigholoti210000
73OthersGonsorai001000
74OthersPhulkath564000
75OthersArjun000001
76OthersPhulsopa120000
77OthersBonkeseru020000
78OthersPoniol030000
79OthersKothalsopa010000
80Terminalia bellericaBhumura120000
81OthersModhuri001000
82OthersBhula010000
83OthersAmora020000
Total 147 416138 8425 40
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 850


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : plantation and regeneration under draft working plan
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : as no rivers or major streams traverse the area, the area is not vulnerable to erosion.
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0
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 : The area has various species including elephants,leopards,hoolock gibbon, etc
 (ii). Whether forms part of national park, wildlife sanctuary, biosphere reserve,tiger reserve, elephant corridor, wildlife migration corridor etc. : Yes
  Details and comments on the impact of Project on such areas : The proposed area is part of Dehing Patkai Elephant Reserve. As the project is an underground pipeline, no major impact in anticipated after installation . The installation is to be done in minimum possible period so as to minimize any adverse impact.
 (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): Yes
  Details of Protected Area and comments on the impact of Project on the ESZ : The proposed area is abour 2.52 kms away from proposed Dehing Patkai National Park at the closest. As the project is an underground pipeline, no major impact in anticipated .
 (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 : Yes
  Details and comments on the impact of Project on such areas : As the project is an underground pipeline, no major impact in anticipated .
 (v). Whether any rare/endangered/unique species of flora and fauna found in the area : Yes
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): 106.37186
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
1127Reserved ForestMargherita East 44 ,46    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.)
1Tinsukia379000158257164.895633031/05/20213300
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
DigboiC.F. E.A.C, JorhatDFOYesOne31/05/2021
 C.F. E.A.C, JorhatCFYesOne08/06/2021
(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
DigboiC.F. E.A.C, JorhatDFO RecommendedThe diversion is to replace the existing pipeline along the existing RoW. It is necessary to replace the pipeline so as to avoid any leakages or other damages which may damage the adjacent forest area.
C.F. E.A.C, JorhatCF RecommendedA proposal FP/AS/Pipeline/119243/2021 submitted by the Oil India Limited for diversion of 13.43 hectare of forest land for non forestry purpose under FC Act 1980. The area being diverted for lying of underground Oil & Gas pipelines. The proposed linear area for diversion is along the existing ROW along the Digboi Duliajan road passing through Upper Dehing Reserve Forest West Block under Digboi Division. The diversion of forest land is proposed to replace the existing 8 inch dia Duliajan Digboi Crude Oil pipeline. The propose diversion site is in Upper Dehing Reserve Forest West Block under Digboi Division and has 850 nos of trees of miscellaneous species of different girth classes as per the enumeration list prepared by the DFO, Digboi Division. The aerial distance of the proposed diversion site from the nearest point of Dehing Patkai National Park is 2.52 .km. Considering the importance of laying of underground Oil & Gas pipe as per the proposal as submitted by the Oil India Limited, the proposal is hereby recommended. Yes
Nodal Officer RecommendedThe propose diversion site is in Upper Dehing Reserve Forest West Block under Digboi Division and has 850 nos of trees of miscellaneous species of different girth classes as per the enumeration list prepared by the DFO, Digboi Division. The aerial distance of the proposed diversion site from the nearest point of Dehing Patkai National Park is 2.52 .km. Considering the importance of laying of underground Oil & Gas pipe as per the proposal as submitted by the Oil India Limited, the proposal is hereby recommended.
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
AssamState SecretaryRecommended26/07/2021Uploaded as recommendedState Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
GuwahatiRegional Office3-AN-C-040/2021-GHY30/03/2022
18. Payment made by User Agency
Proposal No.Application No.Total Amount (Rs.)Recieved Amount (Rs.)Transaction DateTransaction IDBank NameMode of PaymentUploaded Demand Letter
FP/AS/Pipeline/119243/2021PIPELINE1192432021022394180013941800105 May 2022AXSK221250028556Union Bank Of IndiaNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
19. Uploaded Status of Land to be transferred to Forest Department under FCA (Mutation Details).
  (i). Whether CA Land is mandatorily required in this Proposal : Yes   (ii). Total Land identified for raising CA: 27   (iii). No. of Maintenance years: 10   (iv). Total No. of Patches/Parcel: 1
  No. of patches : 1
Patch wise details
Patch No. Shape of land identified for CA Area of Patch/Parcel(in ha.)
1Block(Polygon)27
  Status of CA Land so identified : Forest Area   Site Name : Block no 1: Margherita East Range   Location Details : Margherita East Range   Uploaded GPS File :   Uploaded Scanned copy of Map :
Status of CA Land so identified
Name of Forest. Legal Status of Forest Land
Digboi Forest divisionOthers
20. Mutation Details Verified By Nodal Officer
Proposal No.Verified DateMutation LetterRemarks
FP/AS/Pipeline/119243/202123 May 2022No DataVerified
21. Compliance Details Submitted by User Agency
Proposal No.Compliance Details submitted on(Date)Uploaded Letter
FP/AS/Pipeline/119243/202125 May 2022
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/AS/Pipeline/119243/2021Approved In-PrincipleNo Data