PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : JK-011/2021
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Jammu and Kashmir
 (i) State / Union Territory : Jammu and Kashmir  (ii) District : Kishtwar  (iii) Forest Division : Marwah Forest Division  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 7.4783  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Road
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Marwah Forest Division7.4783Reserved Forest
Total 7.4783
Division 1. : Marwah Forest Division
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Kishtwar7.4783
Total7.4783
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
17.47830.5Eco 6
Total. 7.4783


(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.
1PineDeodar ( Cedrus deodara)7556459887325
2OthersKail (Pinus wallichiana)027274945196
3OthersFir / Spruce ( Abies pindrow)000282277
4OthersHC Nut (Aesculus Indica)0001035
5OthersKanzal (Acer Spp)000300
6OthersZumb (Prunus Spp)000210
7OthersChamp ( Alnus Spp)000010
8OthersBrari ( Ulmus Wallichiana)000001
9OthersArkhol ( Rhus succedania)000100
10OthersBrimji (Celtis Australis)000110
11OthersWallnut ( Juglans regia)000100
12OthersSafeda (Populus spp)000001
Total 75 8372 193160 605
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 1188


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : The Compartment 1/M & 3/D are assigned to Fir Selection Working Circle. This working circle comprise of Compartments that are adequately stopped with Fir crop admixed with Spruce. The Co. 2b/D is assigned to Conservation working circle. The main objective of this circle is to act as a repository of Biodiversity which serves as a safe refuge for Flora and Fauna. The Comptts. 2b/M, 1/D, 4/D, 5/D, 6/D & 7/D are assigned to mixed conifer selection working circle. The forests to this working circle are located on comparitively steeper slopes, as a result they play a key role in the soil and moisture conservation.
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : The area is precious and during the Rock cutting some forest erosion is likely to occur as such the User Agency has assured to construct retaining walls,
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0.01
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 Jackals Monkeys Black Bear Brown Bear Musk Dear
 (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 : 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): 28.44435
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
1115Dehrna ForestsDachhan19b/D    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 Site inspection report
2 Reply of EDS as sought by Cheif Conservator of Forests Nodal Officer FCA vide his No. PCCF/FCA/3415/1706-08 Dt. 22.06.2022
3 Recommendation by DFO as per format of Part II
4 Site specific intervention for habitat improvrment and types/Nos. of structures involved in animal Passage Plan alongwith the cost estimates from the CWLW
5 Feasibility report regarding comparative analysis of alignment on both sides of Marusudar river
6 Clarification regarding Non forest Land from SDM Marwah
7 Employment generation certificate
8 General checklist
9 EDS in continuation to this Office No. 1327-28 Dt. 23.06.2022
10 Geo-reference Map of Co. 19b/D
11 Revised enumeration list
12 Recommendation by DFO as per format of PArt II
13 Undertaking from UA to pay CA
14 Enumeration List uploaded afresh
15 Layout Plan duly C/s by DFO
16 Reply of EDS as sought by IRO Jammu
17 Reply of EDS as sought by Nodal Officer
18 Final Notification of Eco-Sensitive Zone of KHANP issued under SO 4262(E) Dt. 13/10/2021 by MoEFCC, Govt of India
19 CA Plan of Co. 19b/D (15 Ha)
20 Calculation sheet
21 Site inspection photo
22 Reply to EDS by User Agency sought vide this office No. 1327-28/MFD Dt. 23.06.2022
23 NOC from Wildlife Warden
24 JUstification
25 Muck dumping plan
26 FRA
27 CA Plan Approval
28 Degraded Forest
29 General Abstract
30 Check list 07
31 Checklist 20 (Land suitability certificate)
32 Cost benefit analysis
33 Cost of CA
34 Biological measures for stabilization
35 Joint inspection report
36 Minimum use of Forest land
37 Time period
38 The undertaking from user agency to pay the compensatory afforestration has been re-uploaded.
39 Forest area calculation
40 Undertaking NPV
41 Special recommendation
42 CA site photo
43 Revised Specific Recommendation
44 Revised FRA
45 Layout Plan
46 SOI Map Co. 19b/D
47 Mandays generated
48 Revised NPV calculation sheet
49 Administrative approval of Project

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.)
1Kishtwar773700334006.91529.112638192629/08/202219260
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
Marwah Forest DivisionChenab Circle DodaDFOYesTwo08.06.2021,19.09.2021
(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
Marwah Forest DivisionChenab Circle DodaDFO RecommendedThe said Road alignment is only possible alignment to connect the 40,000 population of Marwah & Warwan valley to District H.Q Kishtwar. Because in winter season Margan Top remains covered with Heavy snow. Moreover due to construction of this route, migration of local people from Marwah & Warwan Valley should be in favour of upliftment of this remote area. Moreover due to construction of this road accessibility in far flung Kishtwar High altitude would be possible
Chenab Circle DodaCF RecommendedForest land divertion under PMGSY division marwah for construction of motorable road from nowpachi deherna upto hanzal in ramban, forest diversion is hereby recommended for approval under FCA. Total of 7.4783 hac of forest land near marwah in marwah forest division is recommended. Yes
Nodal Officer Recommendedto provide road connectivity
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 SecretaryRecommended22/03/2022Recommended for grant of Stage I approval.State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
JammuRegional Office9-JKC-015/2022-Jammu29/09/2022
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/JK/ROAD/51198/2020Approved In-PrincipleNo Data