PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : JK-0121/2021
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Jammu and Kashmir
 (i) State / Union Territory : Jammu and Kashmir  (ii) District : Jammu,Reasi  (iii) Forest Division : Jammu Forest Division,Reasi Forest Division,Jammu Wildlife  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 36.2511  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Road
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Jammu Forest Division13.4242Reserved Forest
2Reasi Forest Division21.3235Protected Forest
3Jammu Wildlife1.5034Protected Forest
Total 36.2511
Division 1. : Jammu Forest Division
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Jammu13.4242
Total13.4242
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
113.42420.7Eco 5
Total. 13.4242


(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 CatechuKhair912212100
2OthersKrangel400000
3OthersPharlai2014315300
4Acacia NiloticaKiker123541611119
5Albezzia LabbeckSiris40147300
6Albizia ProceraKaroi611010
7Others6081000
8Azadirachta IndicaNeem10360000
9OthersKalyad41202100
10Bombax CeibaSimbal14654210
11OthersBoganvilla4100000
12Butea MonospermaPlah294020100
13Calistemon LanceolatusBottle Brush1200000
14OthersChilla1530000
15Cassia FistulaAmaltas91170201
16Casurina EquisitifoliaSaru200000
17OthersCitrus100000
18OthersBarna200000
19Dalburgia SisooShisham17774221421365
20Delonix RegiaGulmohar7587622064
21Emblica OfficianalisAmla452113201
22OthersSantha200000
23Eucalyptus sppSafeda3071803122151
24Ficus BengalensisBhour211302
25OthersRubber Plant000001
26OthersWild Fig2600000
27Ficus RacemosaRumbel441100
28Ficus ReligiosaPeepal312202
29OthersKakoa351000
30OthersDhaman226243000
31OthersChina Rose1200000
32Jacaranda MimosifoliaJakranda104000
33OthersPanchtara100000
34OthersKambel49297210
35OthersLasunia2990388641112
36OthersBilan500000
37OthersKamila153014439101
38Mangifera IndicaAmb033313
39Melia AzadirachtaDrank89229502
40Moringa oleiferaSuanjana001000
41OthersToot20102110
42OthersNerium13400000
43Pongamia PinnataSukhchain3761069000
44Psidium GuajavaGuava2130000
45Pterospermum AcerifoliaKanak Champa1851000
46OthersCasia Semia959037710
47OthersCasia Gulaca890000
48OthersKachila30419000
49Syzigium CuminiJamun332111
50OthersChandni1500000
51OthersTekoma114226000
52Tectona GrandisTeak1408130201
53Terminalia bellericaBehra2040000
54Terminalia ArjunaArjuna26810028300
55OthersThevetia8600000
56Zizyphus JujubaBari77165210
57Ziayphus xylopyraIndian Plum/ Ber12692000
58Greviia RobustaSilver Oak3153000
59Alstonia ScholarisAlstonia160130561863
Total 9897 2198651 14353 39
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 12981


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : The forest land proposed for diversion falls under the Rehabilitation cum Reboisement Working Circle as per the existing Working Plan of the division wherein effective protection from biotic/abiotic interference and ANR is prescribed.
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : Slopes are gentle vulnerable to less 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 : Leopard, Jackal, Monkey, Indian Fox, Indian Rat, Porcupine
 (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): 81.344
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
1123Dhamooni ForestJammu2/N    View file
2213.2Shibba ForestJammu5/N    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
1 Specific recommendation as per prescribed format
2 CA plan administration approval
3 Revised Calculation sheet after adding Revised CA amount
4 Checklist documents
Division 2. : Jammu Wildlife
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Jammu1.5034
Total1.5034
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
11.50340.7Eco 5
Total. 1.5034


(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.
1EucalyptusSafada0467000
2Pongamia PinnataSukchain100000
3Acacia CatechuKhair4830000
4Ziayphus xylopyraBair69120000
5Tectona GrandisTreak500000
6Greviia RobustaSilver aok300000
7Jacaranda MimosifoliaJarkanda1210000
8Terminalia ArjunaArjun200000
9Dalburgia SisooShisham3081000
10Bombax CeibaSimbel320000
11Melotus PhilippensisKamela030000
12Acacia NiloticaPherlai4741000
13Acacia Arabicakikar020000
14Calistemon LanceolatusBoottle brush300000
15Morus LaevigataToot210000
16Adatoda VasicaDrankdi1900000
17Grewia TiliaefoliaDhaman2300000
18Albezzia LabbeckSiree200000
19Aegle MarmelosBeal410000
20Cassia Fistulakarangal1900000
21Ficus RacemosaRumble1100000
22OthersRathai6300000
23OthersKambel52100000
24OthersLasunia3940000
25OthersKaam1710000
26OthersRajain1100000
27OthersKakowa2100000
28OthersBarna11400000
29OthersCharmod1400000
30OthersGundila400000
31OthersChilla100000
Total 639 989 00 0
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 746


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : The Comptt. through which the alignment of said expressway is passing is kept in eco-restoration zone as per the Management Plan of the sanctuary. Following activities are proposed as per Management Plan in this comptt. 1. Consolidation and maintenance of boundaries. 2. Regulation of cattle grazing. 3. Fire management activities. 4. Habitat improvement activities. 5. Catchment area treatment. 6. Protection etc.
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : Since the project involves only the extension of existing National Highway, therefore proper soil stabilization measures are required to be undertaken by the User Agency.
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 : Since the proposed road project is passing through Ramnagar WLS, the prominent wildlife of the sanctuary is Leopard, Barking Deer, Wild boar, Jackal, Fox, Neelgai, Rabbits, Jungle Cat etc. Area also hosts number of reptile, amphibian & bird species.
 (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 : Since the project road is passing through eastern boundary of Ramnagar WLS and involves the extension / widening of existing National Highway as such there will be minimum impact on the wildlife of the area. However proper passages for the wildlife of the area for safe crossing is required to be designed by User Agency while executing the project. plan
 (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 : Since the project road is passing through eastern boundary of Ramnagar WLS and its ESZ which involves the extension / widening of existing National Highway as such there will be minimum impact on the wildlife of the area. However proper passages for the wildlife of the area for safe crossing is required to be designed by User Agency while executing the project. plan
 (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 : Since the project road is passing through eastern boundary of Ramnagar WLS and involves the extension / widening of existing National Highway as such there will be minimum impact on the wildlife of the area. However proper passages for the wildlife of the area for safe crossing is required to be designed by User Agency while executing the project. plan
 (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): 2557000
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
113.0Ramnagar Wildlife Sanctuary JammuCo. 2/R    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
1 Complete enumeration list
2 Wildlife Clearance of case.
3 Specific Recommendation (Part-II).
4 Comment of Chief Wildlife Warden-J&K
5 Animal Passage Plan
6 Joint Inspection Report.
7 Enumeration list
8 Calculation of area
9 Calculation Sheet of NPV
10 CA Approval & CA Proposal along with Geo-reference Map.
11 Check list
12 Site Inspection Report.
13 Muck disposal Plan
14 Undertaking of CA & NPV
15 Land Suitability Certificate
16 CA Approval & CA Proposal along with Geo-reference Map.
17 Recommendation.
18 Certificate for alternative & minimum land required for the project.
19 Certificate for degraded Forest land
Division 3. : Reasi Forest Division
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Reasi21.3235
Total21.3235
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
121.32350.45Eco 5
Total. 21.3235


(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.
1PineChir811581648062259
2Bombax CeibaSimbal7161032
3OthersToot018110
4OthersPanser496566000
5OthersKamila3642641101302
6OthersKakoa5151000
7Ficus BengalensisPipal000001
8Cassia FistulaAmaltass36182000
9OthersPharlia324030710
10OthersLasooda001000
11Emblica OfficianalisAmla080100
12Ficus RacemosaRumbal1525001
13Zizyphus JujubaBer1566110
14Calistemon LanceolatusBottle Brush68158010
15OthersDhman28910100
16Melia AzadirachtaDraink021100
17Acacia CatechuKhair2223062301200
18OthersGrumbal1502100
19OthersHarkulfarm001000
20Syzigium CuminiJamun673100
21OthersKainth3076000
22OthersKakdi369320
23OthersKalaserin001000
24OthersKambel486733410
25OthersKhadak001000
26OthersLucenia389942400
27OthersSafeda322331964
28Dalburgia SisooShisam8539251110
29Tooni CedrelaToona300011
30OthersGauva630000
31OthersTrimbal14223000
32Pongamia PinnataSukhchain1000000
33Terminalia ArjunaArjun500000
34OthersSilvar Oak210000
35OthersGandila1030000
36OthersPunica Grantum700000
37Mangifera IndicaMango001011
38Jacaranda MimosifoliaJakranda000100
Total 4961 1555737 15181 271
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 7756


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : Protection working circle
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : Slopes are Gentle to Moderate Vulnerable to less 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 : NIL
 (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): 42.44
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
1122.60SARNA PROTECTED FORESTKatra90A/K    View file
2220.047SARNA PROTECTED FORESTKatra95/K    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
1 Recommendation
2 Revised site inspection Report
3 Model CA
4 NPV
5 Part-II
6 site Suitability
7 geo refernce map
8 Approval of CA
9 Cost of Calculation of Fencing of closures involved in alignnment
10 CA APPROVAL
11 PR for extraction of trees
12 damage certificate
13 Checklist
14 topos sheet ans dgps map of CA site
15 Degraded Certificate

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.)
1Jammu23360049540977.3395971815.44931/05/20221776.4590
2Jammu234200495408.429021731/03/2022170
3Reasi171900118803405.6511483531.8002/08/20213531.800
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
Jammu WildlifeEast Circle JammuDFOYesOne28/01/2022
Jammu Forest DivisionEast Circle JammuDFOYesOne18/04/2022
 West Circle RajouriCFYesOne25/08/2022
Reasi Forest DivisionWest Circle RajouriDFOYesOne07/02/2022
(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
Reasi Forest DivisionWest Circle RajouriDFO RecommendedDiversion of 21.3235 ha. of Forest land for Development Package 17 KM 515+0002 KM +475 of phase II of Delhi Katra Express Way by NHAI,PIU Jammu Proposal NO. FP/JK/ROAD/146042/2021 is recommended under Section 02 of Forest Conservation Act 1980.
Jammu WildlifeEast Circle JammuDFO RecommendedThe proposed widening of road will ease out the traffic congestion on the road which disturb the animals. Hence proposal is recommended for approval.
Jammu Forest DivisionEast Circle JammuDFO RecommendedThe proposed area pertains to Development of Package 17 of Phase II of Delhi Katra Expressway in Jammu District.The proposed route is crossing several forest areas in the project affected districts.. The proposed Expressway will overall improve connectivity from Delhi to Katra.
East Circle JammuCF RecommendedDiversion of 14.9276 Ha. of forest land is Recommended for the said Project as it improves the road connectivity.Yes
West Circle RajouriCF RecommendedDiversion of 21.3235 ha. of Forest land for Development Package 17 KM 515+0002 KM +475 of phase II of Delhi Katra Express Way by NHAI,PIU Jammu Proposal NO. FP/JK/ROAD/146042/2021 is recommended under Section 02 of 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
Jammu and KashmirState SecretaryRecommended25/06/2022Recommended for grant of Stage I clearanceState Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
JammuRegional Office9-JKC-034/2022-Jammu26/10/2022
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/JK/ROAD/146042/2021ROAD1460422021570964904149649041418 Nov 2022784088Union Bank Of IndiaNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/JK/ROAD/146042/2021Approved In-PrincipleNo Data