PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : GA-04/2022
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Goa
 (i) State / Union Territory : Goa  (ii) District : South Goa  (iii) Forest Division : North  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 4.9  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Others
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1North4.9Proposed Reserved Forests (Sec-4 of IFA)
Total 4.9
Division 1. : North
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1South Goa4.9
Total4.9
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
14.90.6Eco 1
Total. 4.9


(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.
1OthersDaban010000
2Acacia AuricuiformisAcacia058100
3Alstonia ScholarisSaton023100
4Terminalia PaniculataKindal020000
5Terminalia TomentosaMatti023000
6Misc. Species-010000
Total 0 1314 20 0
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 29


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : The area is not vulnerable for erosion since the proposal is only for removal of ore reject dumps and no excavation of existing soil profile is proposed.
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0.225
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 present/spotted 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):
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
NO Data

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.)
1South Goa17360057604520.0018731415.313231/03/2022717.850715.10
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
NorthConservationDFOYesOne11/07/2022
 ConservationCFYesOne29/08/2022
(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 inspection, it is found that the User Agency has requested for bare minimal forest area 4.90 Ha. for the proposal to remove the ore rejects dumps. Basic soil profile of the area will not be affected as only the ore rejects is proposed to be removed from the area. The said area neither have any protected archaeological/ heritage sites nor any strategic defence area. The kml file re submitted by the User Agency has been verified at ground level and is tallying with boundaries demarcated in field are extent of area proposed. In view of above submitted factors, and since the User Agency has submitted required clearances from Directorate of Mines & Geology, Government of Goa the proposal is recommended for further consideration please.
ConservationCF RecommendedThe proposal for diversion of 4.90 Ha of Forest Land for removal of Ore rejects dumped on Survey No 23/1 of Dharbandora Village of Taluka Dharbandora, North Goa District is hereby recommended for consideration under Forest Conservation Act, 1980.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
GoaState SecretaryRecommended06/12/2022RecommendedState Govt. OfficerNo Data