(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : GA-01/2022
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Goa
 (i) State / Union Territory : Goa  (ii) District : North Goa  (iii) Forest Division : North  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 6.856  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Others
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1North6.856Proposed Reserved Forests (Sec-4 of IFA)
Total 6.856
Division 1. : North
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1North Goa6.856
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
16.8560.6Eco 1
Total. 6.856

(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.
1Acacia AuricuiformisAcacia268220131332
2Adina cordifoliaHedu002000
3Albezzia LabbeckSirus042100
4Alstonia ScholarisSatwan000001
5OthersOmm (Artocarpus lacucha)02730833
6Bombax CeibaSawar036271000
7OthersKatekavach (Bridelia retusa)0132200
8OthersChar (Buchanania Lanzan)011793800
9OthersKumyo (Careya arborea)02713422
10Caryota UrensBhirlomad007400
11Dalburgia SisooSissum0411000
12OthersKarmal (Dillenia pentagyna)043000
13Eucalyptus sppEucalyptus globulus016973
14OthersKel (Ficus arnottiana)000103
15Ficus BengalensisVad000001
16OthersKarvath (Ficus exasperata)011000
17Ficus RacemosaRumad001000
18Gmelin ArboreaShivan040000
19OthersAsta (Grewia microcos)023000
20Grewia TiliaefoliaDhaman0158130
21Lagistromia LanceolataNano0148101
22Others(Lannea coromandalica)0110430
23OthersChanada (Macranga peltata)05015500
25Emblica OfficinalisAvalo011000
26Prosophis SpicigeraShami001000
27OthersSapium insignae011000
28OthersAman (Spondias mangiferra)041000
29OthersSterculia foetida0142000
30OthersStereospermum suaveolens071000
31OthersStrychnus nux-vomica081111
32OthersTabarnaemontana heyneana0404000
33Terminalia ArjunaArjun002000
34Terminalia BellaricaGhoting065200
35OthersTerminalia elliptica21201242521
36Terminalia PaniculataKindal43531221262
37Wrigtria TingtoriaKalokono065211
38Xylia XylocarpaJambo16832510
39OthersZanthoxylum rhetsa032000
40OthersSchlicheria trijuga3653618126
Total 12 1122792 25574 27
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 2282

5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : Nil
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : The forest area is not vulnerable to erosion. Further, basic soil profile/ slopes will not be disturbed due to instant proposal.
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 : No major wildlife species cited in the area.
 (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): 123.26
Patch Wise Details Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
NO Data
(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

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.)
1North Goa17360057604513.1458721415.313231/03/2022717.850715.10
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
(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
NorthConservationDFO RecommendedDuring site inspection, the User Agency informed that the Obstacle Limitation Survey carried out by Airport Authority of India AAI during October, 2021 detected the trees at 6.856 Ha Reserved Forest Land as an infringement at Take off path for runway 10 where the slope requirement is @ 1.2% whereas the slope requirement at Approach path for Runway 28 is 2. In view of above, the area proposed for diversion for felling/ pruning of trees has been found bare minimal for the requirement.
ConservationCF RecommendedThe requirement of the forest land for the establishment of airport in Goa is the barest minimum and unavoidable. Hence, the proposal is recommended for diversion under Forest Conservation Act, 1980.Yes
Nodal Officer RecommendedThe proposal is recommended keeping in view the safety requirements and in public interest
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
GoaState SecretaryRecommended28/04/2022Recommended in public interest State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
BangaloreRegional OfficeF.No.GOC1354/2022-BAN03/05/2022
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/GA/Others/154324/2022OTHERS1543242022990221762992217629917 May 2022SBIN322137430038Union 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: 7.322   (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.)
  Status of CA Land so identified : Non Forest Area   Site Name : Varconda   Location Details : Varconda   Uploaded GPS File :   Uploaded Scanned copy of Map :   Mutation Status : Mutated
Mutation Status
Circle Name. Name of Division. Name of Range. Mutation Order No. Mutation Date How Much Area of Mutated Land Received Mutation Letter
ConservationNorthPernemDOCA/Notes/147/2021/04-12019 May 20227.322
20. Mutation Details Verified By Nodal Officer
Proposal No.Verified DateMutation LetterRemarks
FP/GA/Others/154324/202230 May 2022No DataThe details has been verified and found to be correct as the user agency has given the CA land 7.322 Ha in lieu of diversion of 6.856 Ha of forest land
21. Compliance Details Submitted by User Agency
Proposal No.Compliance Details submitted on(Date)Uploaded Letter
FP/GA/Others/154324/202230 May 2022
22. Compliance Details Verified by Nodal Officer
Proposal No.RemarksVerified DateUploaded Letter
FP/GA/Others/154324/2022The compliance report of Stage-I approval letter dated 03.05.2022 is submitted for approval and upon approval the same shall be communicated to Ministry for grant of Stage-II Final approval .02 Jun 2022
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/GA/Others/154324/202215 Jun 2022APPROVED