Division & Village Wise Details of Jharkhand Forest Area

(Click on the Name of the Forest Division to see Village wise forest area details of the division.)

Sr No.

Name of Forest Division

Reserved Forest Area (ha)

Protected Forest Area (ha)

Unclassed Forest Area (ha)

Total Forest Area (ha)

1.

Daltonganj South

58081

46044

45

1041170

2.

Daltonganj North

3987

126661

-

130648

3.

Garhwa South

549

123586

-

124135

4.

Garhwa North

-

78705

-

78705

5.

Latehar

20648

111736

-

132384

6.

Saranda

81808

3988

86

85882

7.

Kolhan

58716

11258

68

70042

8.

Porahat

50628

15816

98

66542

9.

Chaibasa South

31

50875

-

50906

10.

Chaibasa North

6486

61540

-

68026

11.

Dhalbhum

53050

51863

-

104913

12.

Ranchi East

11742

80182

-

91924

13.

Ranchi West

26290

73744

-

100034

14.

Gumla

12101

118717

16

130834

15.

Giridih

8776

113020

-

121796

16.

Hazaribagh West

673

176524

340

177537

17.

Hazaribagh East

1743

102055

-

103798

18.

Bokaro

-

51901

-

51901

19.

Chatra  South

752

101828

-

102580

20.

Chatra North

-

93372

-

93372

21.

Koderma

15630

73408

-

89038

22.

Dhanbad

10825

15555

-

26380

23.

Deoghar

2866

73922

-

76788

24.

Dumka

12803

135389

420

148612

25.

Sahebganj

50

10471

2276

12797

26.

Giridih Afforestation

485

16318

-

16803


District

Geographic area

Forest Cover  

Change*

Scrub

Very Dense forest

Mod. Dense Forest

Open forest

Total

% of G.A.

Bokaro

1,929

64

244

252

560

29.03

-1

48

Chatra

3,732

251

863

668

1,782

47.75

21

15

Deoghar

2,479

0

84

85

169

6.82

6

5

Dhanbad

2,996

0

50

155

205

6.84

0

17

Dumka (includes Jamtara)

6,212

0

314

323

637

10.25

2

58

Garhwa

4,092

124

406

835

1,365

33.36

0

55

Giridih

4,963

97

419

338

854

17.21

21

9

Godda

2,110

15

268

116

399

18.91

0

25

Gumla (includes Simdega)

9,077

324

919

1,414

2,657

29.27

35

33

Hazaribagh

5,998

272

622

1,159

2,053

34.23

42

45

Kodarma

1,435

69

320

211

600

41.81

5

0

Lohardaga

1,491

174

219

110

503

33.74

11

10

Pakur

1,571

3

172

108

283

18.01

-1

19

Palamu (includes Latehar)

8,657

529

1,809

1,189

3,527

40.74

31

88

Paschimi Singhbhum

9,907

453

1,558

1,824

3,835

38.71

0

80

Purbi Singhbhum (includes Saraikela)

3,533

53

612

346

1,011

28.62

9

37

Ranchi

7,698

141

684

1,079

1,904

24.73

5

67

Sahibganj

1,834

21

336

193

550

29.99

-14

72

Total

79, 714

2,590

9,899

10,405

22,894

28.72

172

683