Forest Lands in Assam

Reserved Forest   - 312 Nos.

:

13,870 Sq. Km. (17.68% of State Geo Area)

Proposed Reserved Forest   - 145 Nos.

:

3,103 Sq. Km.

Unclassed State Forest

:

5,865 Sq. Km.

Protected Area Network   - 25 Nos.

:

3,925 Sq. Km. ( 5% of State's Geo Area)

Total Recorded Forest Area

:

26,748 Sq. Km.


(Assam Forest Department, http://assamforest.co.in)

District-wise forest cover can be found in the Assam chapter of the State of Forests Report 2005, Forest Survey of India.