PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : MZ-07/2022
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Mizoram
 (i) State / Union Territory : Mizoram  (ii) District : Mamit,Aizawl  (iii) Forest Division : Kawrthah,Mamit,Aizawl  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 34.9963  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Others
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Kawrthah12.8856Reserved Forest
2Mamit17.3802Reserved Forest
3Aizawl4.7305Reserved Forest
Total 34.9963
Division 1. : Aizawl
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Aizawl4.7305
Total4.7305
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
14.73050.45Eco 1
Total. 4.7305


(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.
1OthersArchangkawm200000
2OthersBungbutuairam000001
3Ficus ReligiosaHmawng000001
4Syzigium CuminiHmuipui500000
5OthersHnahkhar1500000
6Albizia ProceraKangtek500000
7Bischofia JavanicaKhuangthli001000
8OthersLungkhup001000
9OthersNauthak1872000
10OthersNgiau001000
11OthersPang001000
12OthersTatkawng032000
13Tectona GrandisTeak25518201
14Mangifera IndicaTheihai001000
15OthersTheipui010000
16OthersThingdawl000001
17OthersThingkha021000
18OthersThingkhuailu000001
19OthersZawngtah011000
20Duabanga GrandifloraZuang012000
Total 70 2031 20 5
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 128


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : The proposed area is not much vulnerable to soil erosion as there is good ground cover such as herbs, creeper etc.
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 : NA
 (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): 18.459
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
119.461Tlawng RRFSairangNIL    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 Non-applicability of FRA 2006
2 Countersigned CA Scheme
3 NPV
Division 2. : Kawrthah
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(in ha.)
NIL
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
112.88560.5Eco 1
Total. 12.8856


(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.
1Gmelina ArboreaThlanvawng02169514
2Michelia ChampakaNgiau0000011
3Tectona GrandisTeak717578696
4NeemNeem000010
5Syzigium CuminiLenhmui201012
6Albizzia procerakangtek179955
7Schima Wallichii ChoisKhiang001000
8Duabanga GrandifloraZuang101003
9Erythrina IndicaFartuah111100
10Ficus RacemosaTheichek011100
11Mesua fereaHerhse800000
12Artocarpus HeterophyllusLamkhuang210000
13Tectona GrandisTlawr0131010
14OthersHnahkiah21539510
15OthersKhopui3106212
16OthersThingkha31014531
17OthersBungbutuairam204312
18OthersBanphar013000
19OthersTeipui013010
20OthersZawngtenawhlung010000
21OthersVahriatabelkang011000
22OthersZihnghal001023
23OthersBilthei9168321
24OthersVang012001
25OthersSaisiak001000
26OthersTat883300
27OthersTatkawng374010
28OthersMuk105010
29OthersZairum372302
30OthersHnahkhar6818300
31OthersTheipui153038801
32OthersLungkhup133000
33OthersNauthak029300
34OthersZihhaw111000
35OthersThuamriat001100
36OthersVawmbal010000
37OthersVaiza231200
38OthersSabehliang102000
39OthersThingkhawilu104010
40OthersPhaithing155100
41OthersTheitit010000
42OthersThalte000100
43OthersPang311212
44OthersTawitaw202000
45OthersTheibate023000
46OthersApril410000
47OthersChawmzil120000
48OthersThlado1060000
49OthersPangkai200000
50OthersHlingsi200000
51OthersMualhawih110000
52OthersTlaizawng100000
53OthersOlive010000
Total 110 176274 16137 56
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 814


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : The first Working Plan of Kawrthah Forest Division has been expired and the second Working Plan for Kawrthah Forest Division has been in process.
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : The area is within the catchment area of river Teirei, as such it is highly vulnerable to soil 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 : wild boar, barking deer, sambar, lesser carnivores, birds, etc.
 (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): 50.28167
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
1125.7712Tut-Langkaih Protected ReserveKawrtethawveng24    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
2
3 NPV uploaded
Division 3. : Mamit
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Mamit17.3802
2Mamit12.8856
Total30.2658
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
117.38020.5Eco 1
Total. 17.3802


(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.
1Albzzia Spp.Thingri635100
2Albizia ProceraKangtek1714111030
3Albzzia Spp.Vang261112610
4OthersZairum251911610
5OthersChhawntual331000
6OthersTatkawng047200
7OthersNganbawm521100
8OthersThingvawkpui631200
9Bischofia JavanicaKhuangthli9104200
10OthersPang953000
11OthersBil042110
12OthersHnahkiah17104000
13Castanopsis TribuloidesThingsia412420
14OthersMuk131000
15OthersThingkha181612800
16Duabanga GrandifloraZuang916161010
17embelica officinalisSunhlu1050000
18OthersFartuah1384210
19OthersTheipui347200
20OthersSazu theipui032000
21OthersTheitit254000
22Gmelin ArboreaThlanvawng72519631
23OthersVaiza320000
24OthersZawng tawi taw002300
25OthersHnahkhar141712100
26OthersPhuanberh030000
27Mesua fereaHerhse1050000
28Michelia ChampakaNgiau181211000
29OthersAr chang kawm450000
30OthersSunhlu040000
31OthersBil053300
32Rhus Spp.Khawmhma531000
33OthersPhaithing941120
34Schima Wallichii ChoisKhiang201312431
35OthersAn pang thuam500000
36OthersTawitaw321000
37OthersKhaupui994110
38OthersZihnghal311100
39Syzigium CuminiLenhmui731100
40Terminalia MyriocarpaChar1041000
41OthersThingdawl171512310
42OthersTei Teipui763100
43OthersBelphuar599300
44OthersThing kawi lu pa023320
Total 339 298206 8822 2
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 955


5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : Highly prone to 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 : The presence of wildlife in and around the forest land proposed for diversion is nominal. Few faunal species such as clouded leopard, wild pigs, squirrels, jungle cats, rodents, reptiles and birds are found.
 (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): 67.82032
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
1134.7604Teirei RRFMamitNil    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 Distance from nearest PA
2 Contersigned CA Scheme
3 NPV uploaded

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.)
1Mamit302500274100162.47343.3527/10/20223.350.0
2Mamit30250027410057.7033331/03/202030
3Aizawl357600307891206.436824.4609/09/202224.46189.765
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
AizawlCentral circleDFOYesOne19/08/2022
KawrthahNorthern circleDFOYesOne28/07/2022
MamitNorthern circleDFOYesOne02/08/2022
 Central circleCFYesOne13/10/2022
(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
AizawlCentral circleDFO RecommendedThe forest land required to be diverted of forest land for Panisagar – Aizawl Natural Gas Pipeline Project is running alongside the existing road and only consumed small areas of degraded and open type of forest cover. Considering to the importance of the project for the state of Mizoram, and willingness to undertake compensatory afforestation of double the area diverted, the project is hereby Recommended.
KawrthahNorthern circleDFO RecommendedThe area proposed for diversion of forest land, 12.8856 ha in connection with Panisagar – Aizawl natural gas pipeline under Kawrthah Forest Division is recommended.
MamitNorthern circleDFO RecommendedThe project named diversion of forest land of 17.3802 ha for Panisagar Aizawl Natural Gas Pipeline, Mizoram under the jurisdiction of Mamit Forest Division is recommended for appeoval.
Central circleCF RecommendedThe proposal for diversion of forest land for Panisagar – Aizawl Natural Gas Pipeline covering 4.7305 ha within Central Circle is found to be an important and essential project which is expected to cater to distribution of clean eco friendly fuel to many households in the city of Aizawl and adjoining nearby towns. This will also have an impact in the socio economic development to many families and hence recommended. Yes
Northern circleCF RecommendedAs attachedYes
Nodal Officer RecommendedAs attached
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
MizoramState SecretaryRecommended19/11/2022Taking into account the reports and recommendations of the concerned Divisional Forest Officers, concerned Conservators of Forests along with the Nodal Officer Forest Conservation , and in consideration of the importance of the project which will cater to the distribution of clean eco friendly fuel to many households in the State, the Undersigned hereby recommends the project for approval subject to compliance of stipulated conditions under the Forest Conservation Act, 1980. State Govt. OfficerNo Data