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  • Shri Bhupendrabhai Patel

    Shri Bhupendra PatelHon'ble Chief Minister,
    Govt. of Gujarat

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  • Hon'ble Minister (Forest & Environment)

    Shri Kiritsinh Rana Hon'ble Minister (Forest & Environment)
    Govt. of Gujarat

  • Hon’ble State Minister (Forest & Environment)

    Shri Jagdish Vishwakarma (Panchal) Hon’ble State Minister (Forest & Environment)
    Govt. of Gujarat

  • Hon’ble State Minister (Environment)

    Shri. Jaydrathsinhji Parmar Hon’ble State Minister (Environment)
    Govt. of Gujarat

  • Shri. Arunkumar Solanki, IAS

    Shri. Arunkumar Solanki, IAS Additional Chief Secretary

The Forests & Environment Department

The Forests & Environment Department forms the policy for the conservation of the forest, protection of the Wildlife and the Environment in the State of Gujarat. There are 4 National parks, 23 sanctuaries, 1 conservation reserve. Gujarat has only 11.04% of its geographical area declared as forest, which is much below the national average. Forest and tree cover is in the extent of 11.74 % (7.48 % forest cover and 4.26% tree cover outside forest TOF) of its geographical area. The unique features of the state are the climatic and geomorphologic conditions viz the largest coastline in the country, the saline deserts of Rann , grasslands, wetlands. These factors have bestowed the state with the diversity of flora and fauna.

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