of Organization, functions and duties.
Protection & Conservation
of Forests :-
and conservation of forests in charge of FDCM is our prime responsibility.
Forest are protected against theft of forest produce, illicit
felling of trees, fire, encroachment, poaching of wildlife,
illicit grazing etc. The field staffs right from the base level
Forest Guards to Divisional Managers are responsible to carry
out this important function. Norms are laid down to the staff
to carry out this function effectively. Acts like Indian Forest
Act, Wildlife (protection) Act 1972 etc are enforced while implementing
this function. Regular visits, patrolling, inspection, reporting
of offence cases etc. are carried out to ensure the forest protection.
Mobile Squads are also working for forest protection gathering
intelligence, surprise checks, patrolling etc. Regular patrolling
and beat inspections are carried out by field staff for effective
forest protection. All the concerned officers & staff members
have been instructed to seek co-operation of local villagers
for protecting the forests. The Divisional Managers and Regional
Managers concerned are expected to take regular review of the
protection related issues and take effective steps for protection
and conservation of forests and wildlife.