PART-II
(To be filled by the concerned Deputy Conservator of Forest)
State Serial No. of proposal : TN-015/2021
1. Location of the project/Scheme : Tamil Nadu
 (i) State / Union Territory : Tamil Nadu  (ii) District : Tiruvannamalai  (iii) Forest Division : Tiruvannamalai South  (iv) Area of forest land proposed for diversion (in ha.) : 0.9  (v)

Category of the Proposal: Irrigation
2. Legal status of forest land proposed for diversion
S. No. DivisionForest Land(ha.)Legal Status
1Tiruvannamalai South0.9Reserved Forest
Total 0.9
Division 1. : Tiruvannamalai South
3. District wise area to be diverted in the division
S. No. DistrictArea(ha.)
1Tiruvannamalai0.9
Total0.9
4. Details of Vegetation available in the forest land proposed for diversion
 (i) Density of vegetation
S. No. Area(in ha.)Density Eco-Class
10.90.4Eco 3
Total. 0.9


(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.
1Albezzia AmaraThurinchi112217912
2Azadirachta IndicaVembu023000
3Couroupita GuianensisPorusu011000
4Acacia NiloticaKaruvel002000
Total 11 2523 91 2
Sub Total (No of Trees.) 71

(iii) Species-wise local/scientific names and girth-wise enumeration of trees at FRL-2 meter
S. No. Scientific Name Local Name (0-30)cm. (31-60)cm. (61-90)cm. (91-120)cm. (121-150)cm. (>150)cm.
NIL

(iv) Species-wise local/scientific names and girth-wise enumeration of trees at FRL-4 meter
S. No. Scientific Name Local Name (0-30)cm. (31-60)cm. (61-90)cm. (91-120)cm. (121-150)cm. (>150)cm.
NIL

5. Working plan prescription for the forest land proposed for diversion : NIL
6. Brief note on vulnerability of the forest area to erosion : There is no erosion in this forest area
7. Approximate distance of the proposed site for diversion from boundary of forest(in km.) : 0.20
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 : No
 (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): 27.49
Patch Wise Details
S.no Patch No.Area(ha.)Name of PF/RFRangeCompartment NoUploaded KML file of patch
111.80Pinjur RF C-BlockChengamRF    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.)
1Tiruvannamalai610100142434.03128.094030/09/2020263.100
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
Tiruvannamalai SouthVelloreDFOYesOne17/03/2022
 VelloreCFYesOne13/04/2022
(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
Tiruvannamalai SouthVelloreDFO RecommendedThe area proposed for the diversion of 0.90 ha of forest land in Pennaiyar Reserved For€st in Sathanur Range of Thiruvannamalai Forest Division for the Construction of Fuse Plug pertaining to Thandarampattu Taluk in Sathanur Range of Thiruvaruramalai Forcst Division was inspected by me on 17.03.2022. The total area proposed for diversion is 0.90 ha. The proposed forest site comes under the classification of Southem Dry deciduous Scrub Forests. Around 68 number oftees to be felled for this project. As per the reconmendation of High Level authorities of Dam Safety Review Panel DSRP inspection report on 31.12.2020, it is decided to make suitable surplus anangements for accommodating probable maximum floods in Sathanur Reservoir. Hence for ensuring the safety of the reservoir and adjacent areas ftom excess floods, this proposal is recommended
VelloreCF RecommendedThe proposed forest comes under the classification of Southern Dry deciduous Scrub Forests. Around 71 number of trees to be felled for this project. As per the recommendation of High level authorities of Dam Safety Review Panel DSRP suitable surplus arrangements for accommodating probable maximum floods in Sathanur Reservoir, is proposed to be constructed. Hence, in the Public interest diversion of 0.90 ha of forest land in Pennaiyar Reserved Forest of Thiruvannamalai Division is recommended.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
Tamil NaduState SecretaryRecommended03/10/2022The State Government recommend the proposal for diversion of 0.90 ha of forest land in Pennaiyar Reserved Forest in Tiruvannamalai Forest Division for construction of fuse plug for discharge of heavy floods from Sathanur Reservoir in favour of Assistant Executive Engineer, PWD, Sathanur Dam, Thiruvannamalai District, for a period of 25 years, under section 2 of Forest Conservation Ad, 1980State Govt. OfficerNo Data
17. Stage-I Clearance Report
Regional OfficeRecommendation ByMoEF File No.Date of Stage-I ClearanceClearance Letter
ChennaiRegional Office4-TNB097/2022-CHN 03/10/2023
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/TN/IRRIG/118339/2021IRRIG11833920216863854433385443015 Mar 202414934101Union Bank Of IndiaNEFT/RTGS (Challan)
19. Uploaded Status of Land to be transferred to Forest Department under FCA (Mutation Details) : No
20. Mutation Details Verified By Nodal Officer
Proposal No.Verified DateMutation LetterRemarks
FP/TN/IRRIG/118339/202121 Mar 2024No DataNon forest CA area not insisted
23. Stage-II Clearance Details
Proposal No.Date of Stage-II ClearanceProposal StatusClearance Letter
FP/TN/IRRIG/118339/2021Approved In-PrincipleNo Data