PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : GJ-0230/2018
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Gujarat
 (i) State / Union Territory : Gujarat  (ii) District : kutch  (iii) Forest Division : Banni Grassland Division Bhuj  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 149.922  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Transmission Line
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Banni Grassland Division Bhuj149.922Protected Forest
Total 149.922
Division 1. : Banni Grassland Division Bhuj
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1kutch149.922
Total149.922
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
1149.9220.1Eco 4
Total. 149.922


(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.
1Prosophis Julifloraganda baval273600000
Total 2736 00 00 0
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 2736


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : 400 kV D/C from (AGEL) Khavda- Bhuj PGCIL transmission line with multi circuit tower in forest area project is planned to transmit renewable energy from its mentioned source above
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 : Nilgay, Rabit, Fox, Chinkara
 (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): 1058.232
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
11150.00RFRapar North889/p2    View file
2250.00RFRapar North889/p2    View file
3350.00RFRapar South614    View file
4450.00RFRapar South485/p    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.)
1kutch4569200249674.454.08962024/12/201800
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
Banni Grassland Division BhujKutch CircleDFOYesOne09/11/2018
 Kutch CircleCFYesOne29/01/2019
 Nodal OfficerNoNo 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
Banni Grassland Division BhujKutch CircleDFO RecommendedRecommended for diversion of 149.922 ha.Protected Forest land
Kutch CircleCF RecommendedM/s Adani Green Energy Limited is planning to develop renewable energy sources in Kachchh, Gujarat. This project will be of significance to transmit power generated through this renewable energy sources to the defined PGCIL substation. Hence will strengthen the national grid. 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
GujaratState SecretaryRecommended12/02/2020 State Govt. OfficerNo Data