Forest Project Division, Dahanu. / Central Nursery Kasa
The Central Nursery, Kasa was established in Dahanu Division in the year 1974-75. Kasa Nursery is the central nursery of the division which is located in Compartment No. 239 near Kasa village. This nursery is at a distance of 1 km from Charoti Naka on Mumbai-Ahmedabad National Highway No. 8. It is also at a distance of 25 km from Dahanu, the divisional headquarter and 55 km. from Palghar, the district headquarter.
The present area under nursery activities is 35 ha. Teak beds and Root Trainer seedlings are raised in this nursery as per the requirement of forestry sector for plantation programme. Best quality planting stock is produced from this nursery by utilizing seeds obtained from identified known source.