(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : OR-010/2018
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Orissa
 (i) State / Union Territory : Orissa  (ii) District : Jagatsinghapur    (iii) Forest Division : Rajnagar WL  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 75.635  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Others
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Rajnagar WL75.635Revenue Forest
Total 75.635
Division 1. : Rajnagar WL
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
175.63540Eco 3
Total. 75.635

(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.
1Dalbergia sisooSissoo100000
2Michelia champacaChampak300000
3Tectona grandisTeak042000
4Syzygium cuminiJamu02211403
5Mangifera IndicaMango028191210
6Acacia auriculaeformisAcacia097448579101
7Alstonia ScholarisChhatiana060391350
8Terminalia arjunaArjuna0164330
10Casurina EquisitifoliaJhaun02882044312
11Terminalia CatappaBadam04717310
12Lagerstroemia ParvifloraPatuli0154583400
13Azadirachta indicaNima03915142
14Melia AzadirachtaMaha Nim010010
15Zizyphus JujubaBarakoli0111100
16Ficus BengalensisBara026111137
17Couroupita GuianensisCoconut01153674
18Artocarpus HeterophyllusPanasa001110
19Aegle marmelosBela021000
20Ficus religiosaOsta056131555
21Peltoform PterocarpumRadha Chuda029715151114
22Mimusops ElengiBaula081060
23Samania SamanChakunda0306448124
24Borassus flabelliferPalm062240
25Erythrina IndicaPaldhua010000
26Ficus religiosaDimiri055000
27Tamarindus indicaTentuli000100
28Anthocephalus cadambaKadamba012000
29Polyainthia LongifoliaDebadaru0193100
30Anacardium OccidentaleKaju020000
31Phunsey BanteyBilatikayan0254833360
32Pongamia pinnataKaranja0326140
33Cassia fistulaSunari024000
34Phoebe Attenuata Nees.Khajuri001200
35Artocarpus HirsutaGua021000
36Bombax ceibaSimili001000
Total 4 24351290 42190 32
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 4272

5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : Area is flat (54.385 hectares) in Patch-I and sightly undulating (21.250 hectares) in Patch-II within the port limit and hence stable soil
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 06
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 area applied for diversion does not form part of any Protected area. Amongst avifauna, the important species are Open Bill Stroks,Doves,Egrets, Herons and Cormorants etc. The Mammals seen are Jungle Cat and monitor Lizards represent reptilian fauna
 (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): 13708527.00
Patch Wise Details Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
NO Data
(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 Alleged destruction of Mangrove forest from the mouth of River Mahanadi by Paradip Port

14. District Profile 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.)
1Jagatsinghapur  16680013280.641423.758810223.96130/07/201800
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
Rajnagar WLBhubaneswarDFOYesOne01/06/2018
(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
Rajnagar WLBhubaneswarDFO RecommendedThis Project is recommended, being a Government of India Public Sector Undertaking and required for capacity expansion through infrastructure development of the port
BhubaneswarCF RecommendedApplied area may be divertedYes
Nodal Officer RecommendedRecommended for diversion of 75.635 ha of Revenue Forest Land for Development of Outer Harbour, Inner Harbour including Western Dock & Mechanization of existing Operational Berth by M/s Paradip Port Trust, Odisha for approval under Section-2 of Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980.
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
OrissaState SecretaryRecommended02/11/2018 recommended vide letter no 22977 dated 30.10.2018. State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
BhubaneswarHead Office8-68/2018-FC31/12/2018
18. Payment made by User Agency
Proposal No.Application No.Total Amount (Rs.)Transaction DateTransaction IDBank NameMode of PaymentUploaded Demand Letter
FP/OR/Others/26300/2017OTHERS2630020174826328947821 Sep 2019SBINR52019092100058053Corporation BankNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
24. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/OR/Others/26300/2017Approved In-PrincipleNo Data