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Category

Sub-category

Area (in sq. km)

Government forests

 

 

 

   

Total Govt. forests

Reserve forests

Protected forests Blocks

Strips along roads, rails, canals & drains

Unclassed forests

43,36

379.58

702.82


213.77

   
1339.53

Private/community forests

Area closed under section 4 & 5 of Land Preservation (Choe) Act of 1900

Area closed under Section 38 of I.F.A.,1927

1699.00

 

6.75

 

Total Private Forests

Grand Total of Forest area

 

1,705.25

3045.28

 


Source: TERI, 2001